GELF Benefit Dinner: Save the Date!
Join us for the
Saturday, April 1 :: 6:30 pm :: Newton North High School
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Tickets are not only a great holiday gift, but also a great way to wrap up your charitable giving for 2016. And if you buy before February 18, 2016, you’ll get 2 free tickets to an exclusive, early-bird-only raffle!
The Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund (GELF),
Newton’s study abroad scholarship program, is turning nine! Change students’ lives by joining Newton community members for chef’s favorites, beer & wine, and live entertainment to support lower-income Newton students in taking advantage of international opportunities.
Come for food, fun, & great cause!
- Five course gourmet tasting menu prepared by Chef Katya Salkever
- Live music by Newton South’s very own Katani Sumner and band
- Fine beer pairings carefully selected to accompany each course, explained by Sam Adams co-founder & CEO Jim Koch
- Benefit raffle
- Excellent company (150 of the coolest members of our community!)
- A great cause: Opening up travel opportunities to Newton students regardless of background
- FUN AND A GOOD TIME!!
Since its inception, GELF has funded more than 160 students for international travel and given away more than $240,000 in scholarships!! This year alone GELF has funded:
- more than $40,000
- to 21 students
- to travel to 8 countries!
Reserve your seat today by clicking here
or you may send a $150/person check (made payable to Newton Schools Foundation) to: Newton Schools Foundation
P.O. Box 590020, Newton, MA 02459
Please write GELF on the memo line of your check and include guest names and your email address.
Whether you are coming or not, please consider donating to support a teacher
to attend the event ($100/person) or just mail a check to the address above.