• The Inaugural BEF Gala

     
     BEF board members with speaker, Jeff Skversky

     Thank you to everyone who supported the Inaugural BEF Gala
    held on April 16, 2015 at The Maltese Room!

     

    The gala raised more than $9,000!

    Congratulations to the Library, Nurses' Suite and Cafeteria programs -
    each will recieve $3,040 toward needs in the renovated high school project! 

     
    The school that won the catered lunch for best staff attendance was:
    Cornwells Elementary 
    (And if there was an award for best dancers, they would have won that too!)
    They enjoyed a catered lunch on May 26! Congratulations!
     

    The Bensalem Education Foundation would like to thank the
    following supporters
    of the 2015 Inaugural BEF gala:

     
    Event Sponsor:
    EI Associates
     
    Speaker:
    Jeff Skversky, 6 ABC Sportscaster
     
    Entertainment:
    • Bensalem High School Jazz Band - directed by Mike Zimmerman
    • Slainte - members of Jamison Celtic Rock 
    Venue:
    The foundation would like to thank the owners and employees of The Maltese Room for providing the wonderful setting and service for our Inaugural event.
     
    Partner-Level Sponsors:
    • Bensalem Township Police Department
    • Joseph DiGirolamo, Mayor
    • Walter Williams Charitable Foundation
    • Arthur G. Krevitz, Esq. - LLM Trustee
    Friends of BEF:
    • Mark Feinman, Attorney at Law
    • Gene DiGirolamo, State Representative
    • The O'Malley Family
    Additional Sponsors:
    We would also like to thank the Judy Loftus Printing Co. for donating all printed items for the event, including tickets, signage and program booklets.
     
    Auction item donors:
    The foundation would also like to thank the many local businesses and individuals who donated items for the auction.  
     
    Planning committee members:
    Tammy Wood-Moghal, Committee chairperson
    Jeanette Schilling
    Marc Cohen
    Suzy Bibeck
    Kathy Sullivan 
     

    Thank you to all those who attended the event or in some way helped
    to make our first gala a wonderful success!

     
     
    Photos from the evening:
     
    welcome sign           Action News Van          
     
    BHS Jazz Band Performing           BHS Jazz Band Performing  
     
    Jeff Skversky, BHS Alum and the Speaker:
    Jeff Skversky Speaking            Mr. Zimmerman Leading the Band
     
                                                                                           Enjoying Dinner!
     CJ performing            Enjoying Dinner
     
    raffles           more raffles