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.
The Amherst Central Alumni Foundation held its first board meeting of the 2017-2018 school year on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at the high school. The board meets monthly throughout the school year.
A special welcome to our newest board members: Lauren Mook Hidbit 2005, Maria Schenk 1996, Maureen Rook 1970 and Melissa Winkler 2005!
Nicole Hannotte Phillips 1977
Marilyn Rohl 1970
Larry Ross 1972
Sue Fretz 1973
Nancy Graves Manalio 1970
Mark Ahrens 1974
Virginia (Ginna) Coon 1960
John Dengler 1982
Cindy Diem 1974
James Gallery 1969
Julie Halm 2007
Lauren Mook Hidbit 2005
Mario Loretto 1972
Ellen Marshall 1969
Lance Mauro 1976
Clay Pasternack 1968
Lynn Ramsey 1979 (Immediate Past President)
Donna Roll 1971
Maureen Rook 1970
Virginia Fretz Rusk 1971
Samuel Shatkin 1975
Maria Schenk 1996
Susan Hens Smith 1974
Emily Warren Zimmer 2006
Melissa Winkler 2005
Lindsay Wolfe 1977
Honorary Board Members
Paul Batt Jr – Retired Board of Ed.
David Dengler 1974
Marek Fludzinski 1973
Anne Harding Joyce 1970
Gail Osborn Neff 1958
FLANAGAN – Marjorie H. (nee Hasselbeck)
August 17, 2017, age 89, born April 29, 1928. Wife of the late John N. Flanagan; mother of Katherine F. (late Ronald) Ring of Watertown, NY and Sheila A. (Gerald Vanderheite) Flanagan of Newfane, NY; grandmother of Alexander Flanagan Moskal (fiancee Jamie Monaco); sister of Eugene (late JoAnn) Hasselbeck. Friends may call Monday 4-8 PM at the DENGLER, ROBERTS, PERNA FUNERAL HOME 3070 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Tuesday 9:30 AM at St. Christopher R.C. Church, 2660 Niagara Falls Blvd., Tonawanda. Memorials to Hospice Foundation WNY 225 Como Park Blvd. PO Box 590, Buffalo, NY 14240 or St. Christopher Outreach Program, 2660 Niagara Falls Blvd., Tonawanda, NY14150.
Marjorie “Midge” (Hasselbeck) Flanagan ’46 was a longtime, active member of our Amherst Central Alumni Board of Directors. She was the Class Director for the Class of 1946 & very conscientiously Co-Chaired the Mini-Grants Committee – which laid the groundwork for our current Grants Committee.
The Amherst Central Alumni Foundation’s 16th Annual Alumni Golf Classic will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the Glen Oak Golf Course. Our Golf Classic is the largest fundraiser for the foundation. It helps support the wonderful things we do for the Amherst Central School District and its students.
If you can’t make the event, consider becoming a sponsor. If you don’t golf, we have a wonderful dinner and live auction after the golfing is finished.
It’s not too late to register!
To register or to view sponsorship info, visit our golf classic webpage:
Facebook event page:
The Amherst Central School District is looking for nominations for its Athletic Hall of Fame.
To make a nomination, follow this link—>
Some basic qualifications for nominating:
- The person must be out of school or gone from the district for ten years.
- The person must be an athlete or a coach who made significant athletic contributions to their team or school while they were here at Amherst or after High School.
Have a great weekend!