At the 2018 Celebration Event, the foundation presented the James Ford Commitment to Education Award to former East Aurora School Board Member and past president of the East Aurora Educational Foundation, Peg Fletcher.
Created in memory of one of the founding fathers of the foundation, Dr. James Ford, this prestigious award is presented annually to the person, organization, or group who most exemplifies the following qualities exhibited by Dr. Ford:
commitment to the betterment of education in East Aurora
persistent dedication to the cause
creative and original thinking
involvement in community life
To submit a nomination for the James Ford Commitment to Education Award, send letters outlining nominee’s qualities as listed above to:
East Aurora Educational Foundation, 430 Main Street, East Aurora NY, 14052 or to email@example.com.
2018 Celebration Event
Peg Fletcher accepts the 2018 James Ford Commitment to Education Award.
Our 2018 Premier Sponsor
Our 2018 Presenting Sponsors
Our 2018 Platinum Sponsors
Thank you to our sponsors, all those who donated and to those tireless volunteers who worked behind the scenes to make the Imagine the Possibilitiescampaign a success!
was raised in support of STEAM labs in Parkdale Elementary, and East Aurora Middle Shool and High Schools.
Our 2018 Gold Sponsors
Buffalo Construction Consultants, Inc.
Burke Homes, LLC
Dan & Margaret Brunson
Fox Run at Orchard Park
Harris Beach PLLC
Frank & Mary Kay LaForce
On Track Construction, Inc.
Excelsior Orthopaedics, LLP
West Herr Automotive Group
Superintendent Brian Russ accepts a $100,000 check from Michele Kavanagh (Co-Chair of the 2018 Celebration Event)