Thank you for making our event a success.

November, 2014

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

The Brookfield Education Foundation extends its gratitude to all those who made its 2014" Brookfield Uncorked and Uncapped!" event a success. Chaired by Kathryn Ciriello, the gala committee of Roger Ciriello, Kristi Lynn Hofsess, Glenn Hofsess, Lisa Koenig, Julie Lewis, Jen Murphy, Meredith O'Connor, Kathy Petit, Anat Schneider, Lisa Whalen, Andrea White, Zane and Tracy Zumbahlen worked tirelessly for countless hours to ensure that a good time was had by all. Special thanks are additionally extended to our emcee/auctioneer of the evening, Deane Renda.

The BEF is indebted to several other individuals for their efforts towards the evening's festivities: Lou Venezia and Brookfield Country Wine and Spirit for arranging the evening's winetasting, Jim Purdy and Bobby O'Connor of O'Connor's Public House for providing our beer tasting, Doug Polistena and the Amber Room Colonnade, Joe Carter and Sambeleza for the evening's great music, John Marano and Images Fine Printing, and graphic designer Mark Eckstein. We additionally thank all the individuals and businesses who generously donated items for our silent and live auctions.

Above all, we are most grateful to all who attended the event and all who generously contribute to the foundation, helping to ensure its mission to marshal and provide resources for lifelong learning by Brookfield residents of all ages.
Best Wishes,

Colette Sturm
Brookfield Education Foundation




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The honors are in!

The Brookfield Education Foundations thanks all who have donated in honor of a Brookfield educator who has made a difference in their child's life. Each honoree has received a certificate of appreciation and their name has been included in our annual listing.

We congratulate all of our honorees, and thank them for all that they continue to do for our youth.

Click here to see the list of the 2014 honorees.

newsletterThe SUMMER 2014 edition of the Foundation's newsletter is now available.

Click here to download a copy.