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Leading Edge Educational Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to providing educational opportunities for the growth and advancement of youth and adult learners.  Our programs are structured to re-engage students who have been struggling academically, to improve retention and graduation rates, to prepare students for college, to promote childhood literacy, and to assist adults in preparation for the workforce. Based upon the demographics of the community, we strive to construct an educational foundation within youth and adults; thus resulting in a lineage of lifelong learners.


lEEF provides services for students in grades K-Adult

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In 2023, LEEF provided services to 1,000 students

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Each year LEEF provides a $500 scholarship to up to 4 HS students

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We currently have 5 physical locations throughout the IE.


Our mission is to expand educational opportunity and elevate performance success within the Southern California community. 

Enjoying a Read

Our literacy campaign emphasizes strengthening skills in reading, writing, and math (including financial literacy). Our annual LEEF Celebrating Literacy Book Drive and Community Book Grants provide books to families and organizations.

Federal Non-Profit Organization 

Leading Edge Educational Foundation, 501(c)3 is an education non-profit organization. Tax ID#: 45-5189280

LEEF provides youth and adult instructional programs for low income families in the Inland Empire community. Our programs are offered within the classroom, the workplace, and onsite at partner organizations. LEEF​ ​provides services that​ ​address​ ​a​ ​variety​ ​of​ ​community​ ​needs,​ ​with​ ​funds​ ​directed at​ ​educational​ ​resources,​ ​training's​ ​and​ ​college​ ​scholarships.

● Homework Help & After-School Programs
● School Site & AVID Support Tutoring
● Mentoring Services
● Youth Leadership Series
● Youth Financial Skills
● Writing Labs and Seminars
● Test Prep Classes & Boot camps
● College Scholarship Awards
● Professional Development Workshops
● Train-the-Trainers Partnerships
● Community Nonprofit Certification Programs
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