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Tickets on sale for Alhambra Educational Foundation's 10th Annual Service to Education Awards


Hilton San Gabriel

225 W. Valley Blvd.
San Gabriel , CA 91776 United States

From AEF's press release:

The community party of the year — Alhambra Educational Foundation’s 10th Annual Service to Education Awards Dinner & Gala — is coming up on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the Hilton Los Angeles/San Gabriel. All AUSD parents, community members, teachers and staff are invited to attend this celebration of our community and AUSD schools. Individual ticket reservations (at $60 each) and Business Sponsorship packages are now being accepted, through March 20.

This year, AEF will honor distinguished people and organizations that have made a significant, positive impact on local education. AUSD’s four talented and devoted elementary school band and orchestra teachers — Dave Batti, Lisa Jones, Jim Hamilton and Julie Sorensen — have been selected as the “Education” honorees for their dedication to instructing and inspiring the love of music in AUSD’s 4th Organization” honoree for the group’s 95 years of service to the students and schools of AUSD's 4th-8th grade students. The Alhambra Council of PTAs has been named as AEF’s “Community

The “Business” honoree is longtime AUSD architect and school supporter Mun Leu of ML Architecture, Inc. Mr. Leu has designed and managed the construction of many of AUSD’s district and school site buildings erected in the past few years, including AUSD’s new central kitchen. Honored as AEF’s “Community Volunteer” awardee is parent and school volunteer Keith Matsuda, who currently serves as President for both the Brightwood Elementary PTA and the Mark Keppel High School Alliance, as well as Founder and President of the MKHS Aquatic Boosters organization. Mr. Matsuda, the parent of two AUSD students, has dedicated himself to ensuring excellence in education at both the primary and secondary levels.

Tickets can be purchased for the event on the AEF website at www.aef4kids.com, or by calling the AEF office at (626) 943-3080. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for all, and range from the Diamond Sponsorship at $5,000 to the Bronze Sponsorship at $300. Sponsorship packages include event tickets, ads in the program book, and various promotional opportunities through the Foundation.

Independent journalism is a bedrock of democracy--and it's in crisis. Here at the Alhambra Source, we're committed to covering the local stories that matter most to you. We don’t have advertisers and we don’t have pay walls, but we do have bills. You read to the end of this story. That's great. But this kind of journalism will end without public support. Join us! Support the work and the democratic values it serves. Donate now!

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