Published On: Fri, Apr 6th, 2012

Pine Crest Rocks at Annual Auction and Fundraiser

BOCA RATON — Pine Crest School rocked the Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach, on Saturday, March 24with its annual auction and fundraiser.

The “House of Rock” at the Ritz-Carlton was a huge success, due to the hard work and boundless energy of Boca Raton Parents’ Association President, Karen Bauman, her Auction Chairs, Anne Koch, Cory MacNeille and Suzanne Sandow, and committee members, Heather Edwards, Marni Gleiber, Tracy Kleinman, Tanya Manfra, Petula Pezaris, Hiromi Printz, Dana Yormark and Jodi Zheutlin.

The evening began with a silent auction and cocktail hour and a friendly but competitive bidding battle for auction items such as tickets to the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC, a VIP Shopping Experience and gift certificates to dine around town. Jay Foreman hosted the live auction.

Pine Crest School is a 501(C)(3), non-profit and proceeds from the event help to fund endowments for financial aid, technology, faculty conferences and workshops, building projects and so many other programs that directly benefit the school community.

In attendance at the event was Pine Crest’s newly inducted 5th President, Dr. Dana Markham, as well as Boca Raton Campus Head, Mr. Scott Wing, Trustees, members of the School’s Advisory Council, parents, faculty and friends.

Pine Crest School is an all-faith, college preparatory school that serves students on campuses in Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton.