RFH ‘EMPTY BOWLS’ FILLS FOODBANK COFFERS

DSCN0111Enjoying the fare and fun during the Empty Bowls fundraiser event at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional are (left to right) Bill Handerhan and his daughters Sara and Julia.

Press release from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School

The community came out in force for the annual Empty Bowls fundraiser hosted by Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School. Held in the RFH Cafeteria on the evening of March 3,

the event raised $2,900 for the Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties – equaling roughly 8,700 meals for the organization that alleviates hunger though child nutrition programs, a mobile pantry, a senior food program, and nutrition education.

Empty Bowls is named for the situation faced by local families struggling to put food on the table. Each year the event is open to the public, and features beautiful original artwork in the form of colorful bowls created by RFH ceramics students. Just ten dollars purchased one of the ceramic bowls, as well as soup, bread, and dessert.

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FAIR HAVEN: RFH FOUNDATION OFFERS A LIFT

RFHHS_Foundation_Apres_SkiThe Rumson-Fair Haven High School Foundation is all geared up for their new “Apres Ski” event at Fair Haven’s Knights of Columbus on Saturday, January 24, from 7 to 10pm. The casual evening of music, food and fun will include a one-week vacation get-away raffle to raise funds for the High School’s education initiatives. Tickets are $75 per person and will be available at the door. More information at www.rumsonfairhaven.org.

From top left to right: Christine Sullivan, Star Burnett, Maria Oberlander, Mary Heins, Lisa Brown, Deane Hiles, Karen Rumage, Nancy Freeman, Lisa Attallah, Judi Tavill, Ray Eckhoff, Maura Beyer.

A WINTER EVENT FOR RUMSON-FAIR HAVEN HS

Press release from Rumson-Fair Haven High School Foundation

Rumson-Fair Haven High School Foundation, a non-profit organization of parents and faculty which supports educational programs at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, announced that it will hold a winter fundraiser on Saturday, January 24, 2015.

Scheduled for the hours of 7 to 10 pm at Knights of Columbus Council 3187 on Fair Haven Road, the “Apres Ski” themed event is described by R-FH Foundation president Judi Tavill as “a great way for parents to connect with other parents and meet the R-FH staff in a fun, relaxed setting while at the same time supporting some fabulous programs which will benefit our children.”

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RUMSON-FAIR HAVEN FALL GATHERING NEARS

Raven and the Peach 4The event, to benefit educational programs, takes place at Fair Haven’s Raven and the Peach restaurant.

Press release from Rumson-Fair Haven High School Foundation

Rumson-Fair Haven High School Foundation, a non-profit organization of parents and faculty which supports educational programs at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, has announced that tickets are on sale for its annual Fall Gathering fundraiser on Thursday, October 25.

Scheduled from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at Fair Haven’s Raven and the Peach Restaurant on River Road, the event will include hors d’oeuvres, musical entertainment and chance prizes, with all proceeds dedicated to funding projects and grants that will enrich the high school education program — with field trips, transportation costs, auxiliary classroom equipment, speakers and presentations just a few of the various items granted through the Foundation.

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R-FH FUNDRAISER: “GOOD FUN, GOOD CAUSE”

RFH fundraiserRFH Foundation Vice President Lisa Atallah and President Judi Tavill invite the community to support education programs at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School by attending the Fall Fundraiser.

“Good fun in the name of a good cause” is the unofficial slogan of the annual Fall Fundraiser for the Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School  Foundation, slated for 6:30 – 9:30 pm on Saturday, October 5 at Raven and the Peach on River Road in Fair Haven.

“This is a can’t-miss evening for everyone who wants to support RFH education programs,” said Foundation President Judi Tavill.

“We have terrific prizes for the ever-popular “Deal or No Deal” game, a super Silent Auction, and live music,” Tavill noted. “Student musicians from RFH will perform for the opening hour, and then the popular band Strumberry Pie will rock the party.”

The event includes a selection of hors d’oeuvres. A cash bar will also be available.

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