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GELF Dinner A Success

The 8th Annual Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund Dinner Raised $58,600

Thanks to all who came to the eighth annual GELF benefit dinner on April 2nd, 2016!  Through the generosity of our donors, the night was a huge success, well surpassing its fundraising goal of $50,000 for a grand total of more than $58,600! 

This year alone, GELF has awarded:

  • more than $40,000
  • to 21 students 
  • to travel to 8 countries!

Since its inception, GELF has funded nearly 150 students for international travel and given away more than $217,000 in scholarships!

The dinner included a five-course gourmet menu prepared by Chef Katya Salkever, live music by Newton South's Katani Sumner & band, 150 Newton community members, and fine beer pairings by Sam Adams co-founder Jim Koch.