Giving Back

At LEC, we are very thankful to our community for giving us the support we have needed to be successful over the last 40 years. 

Therefore, we feel that we have a duty to be active in many civic groups and community organizations that help the betterment of the community in which we live.


We’re proud of our community involvement:

  • 2014 Master Sponsor – Ridgeview Foundation Golf Tournament
  •  CAP Agency – Holiday Project Coordinator 1991-1996 Christine & David Bergmann
  •  Marie Steiner Kettling Hospice Home – donation of a generator system, part of the Ridgeview Foundation Founder Club.
  •  Ridgeview Foundation Auditorium Donor
  •  Ridgeview Foundation Golf & Taste Event – Christine Bergmann Taste Chairperson & Founder of Taste for  21 years.  In 2010-2013 raised just over $1 million dollars.
  •  1989 – Business Person of the Year Waconia Chamber, David Bergmann
  •  2003- Waconia Lions, Lion of the Year, David Bergman
  •  Past President, Waconia Lions, David Bergmann
  •  Past President, Waconia Chamber, David Bergmann
  •  Serving on numerous task forces for community development, David Bergmann
  •  Sunday School Teacher, 18 years, David Bergmann
  •  Mount Olivet Homes Auxillary Chairperson for garage sale, Christine Bergmann
  •  Member of League Aires for three years, Christine Bergmann
  •  League Aires, Chairperson, Christine Bergmann
  •  President, Victoria Lions, Matt Bergmann
  •  Vice President, Victoria Lions Foundation, Matt Bergmann