James Ford Commitment to Education Award

     At the 2017 Celebration Event, the foundation presented the James Ford Commitment to Education Award to East Aurora High School teacher Thomas Kegler.

     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, Parkdale Elementary School – Room 130B, 141 Girard Avenue, East Aurora NY 14052 or to cbojak@eak12.org.

2018 Celebration Event

Tom Kegler Accepts the 2017 James Ford Commitment to Education Award.

Our 2018 Premier Sponsor

Our 2018 Presenting Sponsors

     Please Join Us For Our
Annual Celebration Event
October 4, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Crag Burn Golf Club
proceeds to support the
Imagine the Possibilities Campaign
to enhance & equip the STEAM Labs for students in the East Aurora School District



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