On behalf of the Advancement Committee we would like to express our sincere appreciation for everyone's support of the 2017-2018 Lion's Pride Fund, the 40th Anniversary of the Ortega River Run, and the Hawaiian Lion Luau Auction and Dinner. This year, we are pleased and excited to report each of the following fundraisers exceeded the goals for the 2017-2018 school year:
Lion's Pride, Chairs: LeAnna and Husein Cumber
Goal: $155,000 Amount Raised: $195,000 (and counting)
Ortega River Run Chair: Beth Kane
Goal: $75,000 Amount Raised: $84,000
Auction & Dinner Chairs: Jennifer Livingston, Caroline Pope, Geretha Terrell, and Melissa Wilkins
Goal: $60,000 Amount Raised $65,000
A very special thank you to LeAnna and Husein Cumber for chairing this year's Lion's Pride Fund. Their personal commitment and strength in leadership greatly influenced the campaign's overall success. We truly appreciate their dedication and support of our wonderful school!
We would also like to recognize Nancy and John Burrows for their hard work as this year's Lion's Pride Grandparent Chairs. Under their leadership, the grandparent's giving increased by $18,000 from last year's donations! A very special thank you to the grandparents and great-grandparents who continue to support St. Mark's!
This year's Alumni Chair, Jason Richards '87, was a vital addition to the Advancement team! His loyalty and years of dedication to our school helped to communicate and reconnect with our alumni. Thank you, Jason!
The Lion's Pride Grade Level Representatives did an amazing job of adding a personal touch by staying in touch with the families in their grade levels. Thank you to Laurie Jarvis, Emily Magevney, Caroline Pope '95, LeAnna Cumber, Katie Robinson, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Claudia Adams, Karie Kovacocy, Frank Hamilton, Holly Allen, and Jordan Eyrick. Job well done!
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