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 47 years. 

We have a duty to be active in many civic groups and support community organizations that help the betterment of the communities we live.


We are proud of our community involvement:

Annual Planned Giving

LEC Gives donates $100,000.00+ annually to 501c3 charities and worthy causes.  $5,000.00 every month

$15,000.00 in trades related scholarships given annually in the Twin Cities, Mankato and Rochester

$15,000.00 given annually to employees to pass along to a worthy cause of their choice

$10,000.00 given annually to employees and family members in scholarships for post secondary education


Other Giving 

    • Waconia Chamber of Commerce Board Member, Matt Bergmann – 2019-Present
    • Minnesota Construction Association Board Member, Matt Bergmann 2020-Present
    • Minnesota Electrical Association Board Member, Matt Bergmann 2022-Present
    • Donation of Electrical Services to Cologne GLAD Days
    • $300,000.00+ in giving to the Ridgeview Foundation
    • Past President, Victoria Lions, Matt Bergmann
    • Softball Tournament Chair, Victoria Lions, Matt Bergmann 2016-2018
    • Spring Fling Chair, Victoria Lions, Matt Bergmann 2014-2019
    • Past Vice President, Victoria Lions Foundation, Matt Bergmann
    • Donation of seating to Community Endowment Foundation, Victoria Lakeside Park
    • Marie Steiner Hospice Home – donation of a generator system, part of the Ridgeview Foundation Founder’s Club.
    • Donor of new LED exterior lighting system, Marie Steiner Hospice Home
    • Donation of electrical services, Victoria Lions Building
    • Ridgeview Foundation Auditorium Donor
    • Ridgeview Foundation Golf & Taste Event – Christine Bergmann, Taste Chairperson & Founder of Taste for 21 years. In 2010-2022 raised over $1 million dollars annually.
    • 1989 – Business Person of the Year Waconia Chamber, David Bergmann
    • 2003- Waconia Lions, Lion of the Year, David Bergmann

LEC Gives