All proceeds raised from these two events will go to funding our Grant Program. The Alumni Foundation does not receive any monies from the school district – all of our grants are funded through the generous donations of our alumni and our fundraising events.
Please consider joining us for either or both events.
For more information visit our website http://www.amherstalumni.org, contact our Alumni Office at 362-8259, email email@example.com or stop into our office Room 103 in the high school.
SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 5-7:30 PM
SIPS FOR STRIPES
Wine Tasting & Food Pairing
Sommelier-selected wines, gourmet food pairings, music & more, free parking)
Winkler & Samuels
500 Seneca St. Buffalo
Tickets can be purchased by following this link: http://www.amherstalumni.org/Sips-for-Stripes-Wine-Event.htm
THURSDAY, JULY 26
17TH ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
Registration 10 am, lunch 11 am, Golf Range 11-12 pm, Shotgun Start 12 pm, Dinner/Awards/Raffles/Auction 4-6 pm
Glen Oak Golf Course
Smith Road-East Amherst
Register online by following this link: http://www.amherstalumni.org/Alumni-Golf-Glassic.htm
If you can’t make it to either of these events, please consider a donation to the foundation by using the PayPal button below or by sending a check and making it payable to the Amherst Central Alumni Foundation, Inc. – 4301 Main Street – Amherst, NY 14226.
Born in Lexington, Ky., and raised in Buffalo, N.Y., Celia Merlin graduated from Amherst Central High School in 1973, studied French and English Literature at SUNY-Buffalo followed by an MA in TEFL at Tel Aviv University, Israel. She has won numerous honors including top awards in Reuben Rose Memorial International Poetry Competitions, The Miriam Lindberg Competition for Peace, and The 2012 Cyclamens and Swords Poetry Competition. Celia has led workshops and given readings at Tel Aviv University and other venues. Her work has appeared in various anthologies. She has made Israel her home since 1979, writing, teaching and raising a family.
Merlin graciously donated two copies of her new poetry book, Of This Too, to the Amherst Central Alumni Foundation and the Amherst Central High School’s library. Thank you, Celia!
To find out more about the book and to purchase, go to Amazon by clicking here—>
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Join us for a unique wine tasting and food pairing event benefiting the Amherst Central Alumni Foundation, Inc.! Hosted by Winkler & Samuels, a new specialty wine shop located at 500 Seneca and owned by Amherst alumna and sommelier Melissa Winkler.
Tickets include hand-selected wines, gourmet foods, music, and more! Your ticket purchase benefits the Amherst Central Alumni Foundation, an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization supporting the Amherst Central School District by engaging alumni and the community.
Our donors help bridge the gap between basic funding and what Amherst students need to truly excel.
The event is limited to 100 people, get your tickets now!
Order tickets online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sips-for-stripes-tickets-45261240589
If you would like to pay by check, please make payable and send to:
Amherst Central Alumni Foundation – 4301 Main Street – Amherst, NY 14226
In 2008, the Amherst Central Alumni Foundation, Inc. completed its Stone Tiger Project with the installation of two tiger sculptures at the entrance of Amherst Central High School. The tigers are the work of local artist Larry Griffis III.
The Foundation is now looking to name the tigers, and we want you to help us.
From now until 05/04/2018, you can submit your name suggestion to the Foundation. A review panel will decided on the top ten names, and then we will have a second public vote to determine the final two.
To submit your suggestion, use the form below.
If you have any questions, please contact our alumni office at 716.362.8259.
The Amherst Central Alumni Foundation, Inc. is looking to grow our Board of Directors and Committees for the 2018-2019 school year.
The Directors manage the Foundation and all of its activities. Our Committees help perform a variety of tasks and support functions for the Foundation.
If you have a special talent you would like to share or would like to give back to the Amherst Central School District by volunteering for the Foundation, please follow the link below to and fill out a brief questionnaire.