The Heritage League is organized and is operated exclusively for charitable purposes. The Holiday of Trees is its principal fund raiser. Below are some of the donations made during 2016.
$1000 - to offset cost of commercial ice maker for coffee house
Lincoln Children's Zoo
$500 - for ZooCATZ program to allow more children to enjoy the zoo
$1000 - to purchase more water hydrants for garden plots
$500 - for Fit Club to encourage girls to exercise and make healthy food choices
Other donations were made throughout the year, including $500 to the Career Academy, two UNL Music Camp scholarships, and a scholarship to the Sophomore Pilgrimage for a student from each Lincoln public and private school. In addition a park bench was donated in Trago Park to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Club.