Buy early-bird GELF dinner tickets by January 31; be entered in prize drawing for private wine tasting

10th anniversary GELF dinner

May 5, 2018, 6:30-11:30 p.m.

Newton North High School

GELF (Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund) enables low-income Newton high school students to participate in Newton Public Schools’ life-changing educational travel opportunities. Help support our students by joining us for the GELF dinner on May 5! This not-to-be-missed community event features a 5-course gourmet meal paired with fine beer and wine, as well as an auction, live band, dancing, and table service by Newton administrators.

Click here for tickets.

Buy your tickets before January 31, 2018, to be entered in an exclusive early-bird prize drawing for a private wine tasting for you and 25 friends in the beautiful wine bar space of GELF sponsor vino di vino. Winners will be randomly selected and notified by email on or before February 10, 2018.

The annual GELF dinner raises more than $30,000, which allows 20-25 low-income students to participate in the dozen different international programs offered every year through Newton Public Schools--providing learning opportunities they could not otherwise have.

Whether or not you are coming, please consider donating to “Support a Teacher” to attend the event ($100/person) or making a tax-deductible donation here. For questions or more information, please email Samantha Mandel at

Payment by check: Make checks ($150/per person for dinner tickets) payable to Newton Schools Foundation with GELF dinner in the memo line, and mail to Newton Schools Foundation, 100 Walnut Street, Newton MA 02460.

Thank you for your support!