POUND RIDGE, N.Y. – Pound Ridge Elementary School (PRES) is holding its biennial fundraiser at Bank Street Events Friday, April 17 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. This year’s cocktail party and auction event’s theme will be “PRES Kids: Going Places.”
Live entertainment will be provided by Jim Roberti. All attendees will have the opportunity to view and bid online before the actual event by clicking here .
Live auction items include a one-year membership to the exclusive Hermitage Club (valued at $15,000) and weeklong stays at vacation homes in Martha’s Vineyard, Jackson Hole and Mexico. Other auction items include premiere tickets to sports events, sports memorabilia and gift certificates from local vendors and restaurants. Traditional favorite school auction items include picnics and pizza parties with PRES teachers, shooting hoops with PRES gym teacher Mr. Foley and coveted class artwork inspired by Keith Haring and Jasper Johns.
“This is a great community event that everyone looks forward to attending,” said PRES Principal Tim Gembka. “Without the support of faculty, families and community, we could not produce this event which funds enrichment activities and programs for the next two years.”
Tickets to the event can be bought in advance for $75 here or for $100 at the door.
Bank Street Events is located at 65 Bank St., Stamford.