The Spring Gala needs your help ASAP!

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Hello Good families of EVCS,

Our Spring Auction is looking mighty bare! The Gala is April 29th only 6 weeks away and we urgently need items for the silent auction! If you’ve been putting off securing a donation or contributing something yourself, now is time to Get On It!

The school and students are counting on the PA to fund so much of the wonderful and enriching things at EVCS. This auction is how we raise those funds. Without great auction items we can’t raise the dearly needed money for all our kids.

If every family could chip in and bring at least one item, we would have a successful and fantastic event!

Links to the:

Online donation form (It Includes a letter to the donor)

Donation request – Sample email to past donors

FAQ Sheet

Thank you in advance for your efforts!

Sincerely,

The Spring Gala and Fundraising Committees and the PA Exec.

Only 47 Days until the biggest EVCS fundraiser of the year!

The 30th Anniversary Gala

We already lost an hour last night and with a snowstorm on the way,

There is no time to waste…

your powers of persuasion are critical!

Spring Anniversary Gala is Saturday, April 29.
a month earlier this year! Be bold. Be proud and help your school
by bringing in a donation!

WE REALLY NEED MORE ITEMS TO GET THIS AUCTION GOING!

This is an evening of food, drinks, entertainment and a fantastic silent auction thrown entirely by the families of EVCS directly supporting our kids’ education and school life. There are many ways to be involved …

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EVCS Gala 2017-Celebrating 30 years!

Hello All EVCS Families!

Hope you are all enjoying the slopes, the beaches or the warmth and fun of NYC during the mid-winter break! Don’t forget to do your Parent Homework assignment sent out in backpacks last week! We are all tasked with bringing in items for the Spring Gala’s Silent Auction! The Gala is April 29th, a month earlier than past years, so we need to get cracking!

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It’s time! NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2017

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Dear Parents,

The Festival 2017 is just around the corner and will be showcasing the best new films for ages 3-18. The Festival is packed full of fantastic film programs for your family this year and, even better, our school receives a $3 discount on all ticket purchases!

Celebrate the best new international films through the Festival’s wildly-popular short film programs, several of which include Academy-award nominees, in addition to special events including Opening Night films Revolting Rhymes and My Life as a Zucchini (Academy-award nominee), a unique program of Birthday Shorts that celebrate the Festival’s 20th anniversary, and Closing Weekend film Ancien and the Magic Tablet – alongside many other terrific feature film selections.

To buy tickets with our discount code, simply:
Go to http://nyicff.org/tickets/

Enter code 17SCHD
Purchase tickets
Voila! Save $3 off each ticket you purchase!

Reminder EVCS Spring Gala, Important Planning Meeting This Thursday!

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EVCS will Celebrate 30 Years

at the Anniversary Gala coming up April 29!

Come one, come all to a kick-off planning meeting!
(ask your favorite places to donate something to the silent auction).

What are the most profitable items?

How do we ask for donations?

What happens at a Gala?

Join us next week on Thursday, January 26 and find out!
Yes, there will be coffee and bagels!
In the cafeteria after drop off 8:30 a.m.
To make it a success, we need all hands on deck. Hope to see you there!

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Do you have questions and no time to make the meeting?

Do you want to help but you are not sure how?

Please reach out to events@evcsnyc.org, We will share information to help you, help us, make this the best Gala in EVCS history!

Kind Regards,
Spring Gala Committee

A rockin’ good time at the Winter Jubilee!

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

We bet you had no idea our parents could unleash the inner rock star! Here’s hoping everyone enjoyed the passionate presentations especially when Georga got up there and sang her heart out with a pack of performers! Great job everyone.

Thanks again to the band Arlene’s World Famous Live.Rock Karaoke. http://www.arleneslivekaraoke.com/ for helping make our benefit a success. Thanks to all of the parents who showed up and to those who supported the event online. We appreciate all of you. There were more RSVP’s than ever with 119 responses. The best yet for a Jubilee. We raised more than last year AND came in slightly under budget! The Treasurer will make a brief report at this week’s General Parent Association Meeting on Wednesday Morning. We found a pink knit pom-pom hat and a pair of reading glasses if anyone is missing these items please reach out to James.

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EVCS Benefit, Sunday at 7:00 – Join Us Tomorrow Night!

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Showtime Tomorrow at the Winter Jubilee

What is Rock n’ Roll Karaoke?
You get on stage and sing with a full live band backing you!
Sing for the children.

You can browse the song list beforehand.
What songs do they know how to play?
Song list.

What if I bomb?
Nothing bad will happen.

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This Sunday, January 15

RSVP

7:00 PM – 12:00 MIDNIGHT
Mercury Lounge
217 E Houston Street
MAP IT

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Band goes on at 8:30 p.m.

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Can’t make it to the Jubilee? We will miss you… however…
You can support our effort with a donation.
This link will take you directly to Pay Pal to make a contribution.
Give a little, give a lot. Any amount is appreciated.

Thank you in advance for your continued support.

Warm regards,
EVCS Events Committee

PS
Bring your ticket for a chance to win a free signature cocktail,
beer or a special event prize! We hope to see you there!

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WINTER Jubilee is THIS SUNDAY! 01.15.17

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Join us for the launching event of the

2nd Annual

EVCS SUMMER CAMP ONLINE AUCTION!

at The Winter Jubilee

Sunday, January 15

7:00 p.m. – Midnight

Featuring the live band Arlene’s Grocery
with special guest Karaoke performers, an enthusiastic crowd!

There will be light fare, dangerously delicious signature cocktails, craft beer, raffle prizes that will all benefit our kids. What more could you ask for a night out in NYC with a day off the next morning thanks to MLK Jr!

Line up the childcare, and we will see you there!

Present your invitation ticket at the door
for a chance to WIN a free cocktail worth $15

RSVP NOW