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PCEF Hosting Annual Fundraising Gala on September 25th

On Friday, September 25, 2009, the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation will be hosting their annual Fundraising Gala. Since 2002, the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation (PCEF) has been funding programs to enhance the educational opportunities of students in the Phoenixville region. On September 25, 2009, PCEF will hold its annual fundraising Gala to help the Foundation continue its excellent work for the students of the community. In addition, a phenomenal raffle will be held with the grand prize being a prize package that includes an overnight stay at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City, a Broadway show and Sunday brunch at Tavern on the Green.

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On Friday, September 25, 2009, the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation will be hosting their annual Fundraising Gala. Since 2002, the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation (PCEF) has been funding programs to enhance the educational opportunities of students in the Phoenixville region. On September 25, 2009, PCEF will hold its annual fundraising Gala to help the Foundation continue its excellent work for the students of the community. In addition, a phenomenal raffle will be held with the grand prize being a prize package that includes an overnight stay at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City, a Broadway show and Sunday brunch at Tavern on the Green.
Mr. Spring Show is coming to the Phoenixville Foundry on September 25! All his adult “kid-lings” are asked to attend.

During his 30-year teaching career at the Phoenixville Area Middle School, William Kelly produced some of the finest theatrical performances the Phoenixville Area School District had to offer.

So it should come as no surprise that Mr. Kel, as he is affectionately called, will be the man who helps the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation bring Broadway to Phoenixville in September.

Mr. Kel will be the star of the evening as PCEF presents its Fourth Annual Endowment Gala at the beautifully restored Foundry on Main Street in Phoenixville.

The gala, which begins at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, September 25, will raise money to help the Education Foundation further its Mission of supporting educational programming in the Phoenixville area.

Dance to the sounds of Silver Sounds DJ and enjoy a spectacular spread by Robert Ryan Catering, a proud supporter of the Phoenixville Community Education Foundation since its 2002 inception.

And don’t miss the highlight of the evening – the chance to win a weekend on Broadway.

The winner and a guest will walk out their front door and into a limousine that will whisk them away for a weekend in New York where they will experience the city in celebrity style! From an overnight stay in the city’s world-famous Waldorf-Astoria hotel to Sunday brunch at Central Park’s famed Tavern on the Green, this package is fit for a Broadway star.

In addition, the winner and a guest will have lunch at a Broadway restaurant, two primo matinee seats to a Broadway show of their choice, dinner for two atop Times Square and a visit to one of the city’s grandest museums before taking the limo home*.

Tickets are selling rapidly so don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! The cost of the raffle ticket is $100—while the package is valued at over $2,000! Only 400 will be sold. For information or to purchase tickets, contact Kenneth Krenicky at krenickyk@comcast.net. The winner will be drawn at the Gala. You do not need to be present to win. Proceeds from the raffle benefit the PCEF Endowment Fund.

For tickets to the PCEF Gala, please contact Nan Odenthal, PCEF CEO, at 610.739.1599 or email buffy@appliedvideo.com. Gala tickets are $100; this event is garden party attire.

*Terms and conditions apply. Please visit the PCEF website for additional information; log on to www.pasd.com and click the PCEF balloon logo on the district’s home page.

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