50 and FORWARD GALA
FIFTH ANNUAL SPRING GALA
Festive Cocktail Reception
Helmsley Park Lane Hotel, Central Park South
Monday, May 14
Bid spring welcome in regal style in the heart of Manhattan. We will be celebrating in the elegant Park Room, with Central Park looking positively gorgeous in fresh bloom.
There will be live music featuring a special guest and talented Stevenson musicians, libations and virtuoso cuisine, a silent auction and a festive atmosphere. Tempt your tastebuds throughout the reception with butlered hors d'oeuvres and a full open bar. (see menu at bottom of page)
Susan Luger, Special Education Advocate
For her exemplary work assisting families of children with special needs: advising them of their rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, assisting them in identifying appropriate educational environments, and guiding them through the Special Education process.
Judy Zorfas and Howard Spivak, Parents
Judy Zorfas, President of the Parents’ Association, and Howard Spivak for their enthusiasm, commitment, leadership and the tireless energy they have devoted to the Stevenson School.
Nancy MacDonald, Counselor, Stevenson School
For her optimistic guidance and constructive impact on the lives of Stevenson students and families, which often extend long after they have graduated. For fourteen years Nancy has drawn on her experience and continually sought new approaches and resources to support our students.
Fifth Annual Gala Spring Benefit
The Annual Gala is Stevenson's only fund raising event. In part, your support helps us:
- attract and retain highly qualified dedicated teachers and specialists
- maintain small class sizes
- integrate technology into the classroom
There are many ways to be involved.
- Join us in the marvelous Park Room Restaurant to help salute the Honorees. Click here
- Sponsor the Gala or advertise in our online journal. Click here
- Donate or procure an item for our online or silent auctions.
50 and Forward Auction
Donate an item to our auction by clicking on the link below and downloading one of the donation forms (located at the bottom of the auction page).
Click here for forms to donate an item
Click the logo below to view the Charity Buzz website where you can get ideas for items to donate to our auction and where you can bid on auction items.
Thai Chicken Satay, Peanut Sauce
Mini Crab Cakes, Chipotle Aioli
Baby Lamb Chops, Merlot Shallot Glace
Seared Tuna, Wasabi Mayo, Rice Crisp
Smoked Salmon Mousseline, Herbed Cream Cheese, Pumpernickel
Smoked Duck Breast, Lingonberry Preserves, Rye Toast
Gorgonzola Stuffed Grapes, Wrapped in Prosciutto