Foundation Footnotes



Foundation Footnotes
May | 2012
Foundation Mardi Gras
t Raises $32,000
Chairman’s Corner
As we spring ahead toward the end of another school year,
we are pleased to announce the awarding of $18,000 in
scholarships for students to engage in summer enrichment
We are grateful to the continuing generosity of Foundation
supporters, for this kindness will provide students who might
not otherwise to be able to do so, the chance to engage
in extended learning activities. Our thanks to the school
and parents who have been strong supporters of and
participants in this Memorial Grant Scholarship program.
(Event Co-Chair, Trustee Cheryl Auchenbach & Captain Jack Sparrow
greet guests at Mardi Gras 2012)
The Foundation hosted its eleventh annual Mardi Gras & Casino event
man Estates. 250 guests
were greeted by “Captain Jack Sparrow” (Impersonator, Rick Aspen)
and enjoyed casino games, dinner and prizes. The electric atmosphere
buzzed throughout the evening with attendees enjoying themselves
while supporting the Foundation’s mission of excellence for all students
in District 54.
We extend our sincere appreciation to all sponsors, donors, guests and
volunteers who enabled the success of this event.
Please see complete list of sponsors, donors and volunteers on page 2.
Board of Trustees
Gary Caby, Chairman
Elizabeth Ciesla, Vice Chairman
Maureen Bell, Treasurer
Donna Anderson, Secretary
Cheryl Auchenbach
Paul Beranek
Brad Carter
Lisa Guagenti
Bill Harper
Christine Kelley
Al Larson
Tom Manzardo
Sue Mayernick
Bill McLeod
Marty Nevel
Steve Pearce
Dennis P. Quinn
Ed Rafferty
Joel Regier
Sue Remien
Daryl Saylor
Lisa Timbo
Virgina Hayter (Emeritus)
Correspndence may be directed to:
Sophia Grassa, Foundation Manager Phone:
524 E. Schaumburg Road
Schaumburg, IL 60194
(847) 352-0652
(847) 352-0653
[email protected]
The Foundation’s 15th Annual Golf Outing, a perennial
favorite signature event, is coming up Monday, June 11th. In
addition to golfers, hole sponsors, prize donors and the like
are most welcome. Visit the Foundation website at
(847) 352-0652 for further details.
This is a particularly busy time of year for the school
community, students, parents and administrators. Each of
us on the Foundation board is particularly honored to work
together with all stakeholders to enhance the learning
environment of a great school district.
If you are looking for an opportunity to become more
involved, please let us know. Check us out at our website and,
in the near future, on Facebook.
Finally, on behalf of our board of trustees, let me thank each
of you who assisted us in our many initiatives this year. It
ll our
mission of excellence in education!!
Have a great summer!
Gary Caby
Foundation Chairman
It’s Tee Time!
15th Annual Golf Outing
Monday, June 11, 2012
Schaumburg Golf Club
See inside for registration information
Mardi Gras Sponsor, Donor and Volunteer
Thank You
Title Sponsor
Royal Sponsors
Gold Sponsor
Green Sponsor
Program Sponsor
American Chartered Bank
Franczek Radelet PC
Siemens Industry, Inc.
Consumer Estate Services
John & Patricia Futcher
Independent Financial Services
Manzardo & Associates
Renaissance Schaumburg
Convention Center Hotel
STR Partners LLC
Arthur Murray Dance Studio
Ruth Ann Barnhill
Bahama Breeze
Betty Dickson Brenton
Black Steer Charhouse
Bonefish Grill
Bridges of Poplar Creek
Country Club
Chicago Architecture
Chicago Express Hockey
Chicago Hilton
Chicago Marriott Downtown
Magnificent Mile
Chicago Cubs
Chicago Marriott O’Hare
Chicago White Sox
Coach’s Corner
Coopers Hawk
Daily Herald
Ben & Susan Daish
Dick Pond Athletics
Dr. Ken Cull & Dr. Jane
d’Vine Wine and Gifts
Emilio Salvi
Fairmont Chicago Hotel
Gary & Betty Caby
Golub & Company LLC
Hilton San Francisco Union
Hotel Felix
Hyatt Regency Woodfield
John and Patricia Futcher
Karen & Craig Hindman
Marriott Schaumburg
Maxfield’s Restaurant
Mayor Al Larson
Mayor Bill McLeod
McCormick & Schmick
Metropolis Performing Arts
Oak Brook Marriott Hotel
Pilot Pete’s Restaurant
Prairie Center for the Arts
Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness
Rainbow Design Jewelers
Ram Restaurant
Renaissance Chicago O’Hare
Suites Hotel
Doris Reynolds
Satori Massage Spa
Schaumburg Boomers
Schaumburg Golf Club
Schaumburg Township Council
of PTAs
Sears Centre
Seasons 52
Sons & Daughters of Italy
Susan MacLean
The Exercise Coach
The Great Frame Up
Tuckaway Golf Club
W Consulting Group
Westin Lombard
Westin O’Hare
Wickets Bar & Grill
Wyatt Austin Jewelers
Jessica Andruch-Lindblade
Michele Mogilinski
Jennifer Antonson
David Negron
Rick Aspen
Ellen Pape
Maureen Barnes
Steve Pearce
Julie Basch
Kara Prusko
Maureen Bell
Scott Ross
Colette Bell
Bob Samson
Paul Beranek
Tanner Seal
Allison Biasco
David Szwed
Sandra Bostrom
Mary Botterman
Brad Carter
Cindy Cubberley
Michelle DeSalvo
Sherry Douglas
Thanks to 2012
Brian Eldredge
Mardi Gras Committee
Beth Erbach
Joanne Folkerts
Cheryl Auchenbach, Co-Chair
Sandra Giesel
Donna Anderson, Co-Chair
Nancy Glogovsky
Julie Gluff
Brad Carter
Lisa Guagenti
Sophia Grassa
William Harper
Marty Nevel
Judy Hays
Dennis P. Quinn
Jennifer Henschel
Daryl Saylor
Lisa Hopkins
Christina Irwin
Maribeth Kanoon
Steve Kern
Ric King
Erin Knoll
Lawrence Knoll
Tim Mauer
Amelia McDonough
Terri McHugh
Donations, Fundraisers & Updates
$18,000 Awarded for Student
Memorial Scholarship Grants
The Foundation has awarded 150 student grants for SD54 children to
participate in summer programs of their choice. We are proud to be able to
offer this opportunity to enrich learning and cultivate an academic, cultural
or athletic interest. Awarded programs include handwriting, art, reading,
math, science, nature and sports.
Foundation trustees will be visiting schools to present award certificates
towards the end of the school term. Congratulations to all recipients!
Save the Date
Schaumburg Boomer’s Back to School Night
Tuesday, August 14, 6:30 pm
Includes school supply drive to benefit D54 students
to order tickets:
password: township
Septemberfest Parking
September 1 & 2, Collins School
DiVine Tasting
Friday, September 28, 3:30 pm
Renaissance Hotel
Holiday Tree Sales
November 21-December 23rd
Various locations TBA
Mardi Gras & Casino Night 2013
Friday, February 22, 6:30 pm
The Stonegate Conference Centre
Thank you to the following businesses
supporting recent Foundation events:
Family Chiropractic
Taylor Street Pizza
Ace Cleaners
Big Sammy’s Hot Dogs Riccardo’s Ristorante
Subway (at Biesterfield & Meacham)
7-11 (at Schaumburg & Plum Grove)
Exercise Coach of Schaumburg
Food 4 Less
Patrick Hyundai
Total Hockey
Bacio’s Pizza
Three Oaks Car Wash
UPS Store (at Plum Grove & Schaumburg)
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