The Future is NOW

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The Byram Hills Education Foundation (BHEF) announced that its 2013 Gala, “The Future is NOW,” will be held on Friday, May 31, 2013, from 7:00-11:00 pm at Brynwood Golf & Country Club in Armonk, NY.  This year’s Gala, which is the Foundation’s primary fundraiser, promises to be a wonderful evening to benefit the children and schools in Byram Hills.  Attendees will enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, dinner, music, as well as a performance by the Byram Hills Jazz Ensemble.  The evening will also include a raffle for diamond hoop earrings, as well as silent and live auctions. This year the auction features a new interactive bidding system that enables guests to place bids via smart phones and other devices.  “We are very excited about this year’s Gala which brings together the entire community to show its support for education and our outstanding Byram Hills public school system.”  said Michael Sanders, BHEF Chairman.  Gala tickets are $200.00 per person, or host a teacher for $95, and may be purchased online at www.byramhillsfoundation.org. Raffle tickets may also be purchased online.  The Byram Hills Education Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation that provides support to the teachers and school administrators to introduce innovative programs, equipment and technologies beyond what is covered by the school district’s annual operating budget. Since its inception in 1994, the Foundation has awarded 300 grants totaling more than $3.3 million. More information about the Foundation is available at www.byramhillsfoundation.org.