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    10th Anniversary
    GELF Benefit Dinner
    Saturday, May 5, 2018
    6:30pm - 11:30pm
    Newton North High School
     Join 150+ of your community members for:
     5 Course Gourmet Tasting Menu
     Beer Pairings specially selected by Sam Adams Co-founder, Jim Koch
     Fine wines by Vino di Vino
     Live Music & Dancing
     Auction & Raffle
     Please purchase your tickets below. Must be ages 21+ to attend.
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    Not sure you can make the dinner? We would still love your help.

    • Volunteer your time
    • Donate an auction or raffle item
    • Make a monetary donation
    • Sponsor a teacher to attend the dinner ($100/person)
    • Become a corporate sponsor 

    Let us know how you would like to help by completing the following brief Support GELF form. 

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    For online monetary donations: 

    Please use the button below and add special instructions in the comments.

    For check donations: 

    Check should be payable to the "Newton Schools Foundation" with "GELF" on the memo line and mailed to:

    Newton Schools Foundation

    100 Walnut Street

    Newton, MA 02460

    Donations are tax deductible. For more information, please contact: Samantha Mandel

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    Thank you to all who supported the 2017 GELF benefit dinner!  We raised more than $33,000 to support life-changing student scholarships! This year alone, GELF funded:

    • Nearly $30,000
    • To 15 students 
    • To travel to 9 countries 
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    A very special thank you to our many 2017 dinner and auction sponsors: 

    Samuel Adams® 

    Vino di Vino

    STA Travel 

    Newton Community Education

    The Village BankTM

    GoGo Flight Internet, Kuvée, Tom MacIntyre, Greg Drake & family, Michael Kozuch, Julie Sall, Talori's, Aji's Restaurant, O'Hara's Restaurant, Jamie Chaloff, Union Street Restaurant, Sapporo's,  The Silver Woman, Folklorica, Newtonville Books, Lee's Burgers, Stone L'Oven, Salon Capri, West Newton Cinema, Judith's Kitchen, Comedor, Craft Beer Cellar, Down Under School of Yoga, Cobella Salon, Anna's Taqueria, Karen Sobin-Jonash, Claire Ryan Robertson, Amy McMahon, Marla Wiener, Deb Lichtenstein, Kathy Lobo, Helena Alfonzo, Cyndi Mason, Elizabeth Stahl, Social Boston Sports, Jeanette Lee, Yoga Works, Claire Lombard, Theater Ink, South Stage, Gridth Ablon, Debbie Linder, Amy Siegel, Shannon Slattery, Chris Alberg. Vani Sayeed