• Big news from the Alumni Challenge: With the help of an enthusiastic alum, Bishop Burke participation is now surging, with 18 new donors, 9 out of 12 classes represented, and $1,478 contributed so far.
• The GHS class of 1971 is now on the Challenge board, bringing the number of GHS classes participating to 47, just three shy of the goal of 50.
• The 50s, 60s, and 70s decades each have only one class needed for a clean-sweep in participation. Are you from, or do you know someone from, the classes of '52, '67, and '79? Join the Challenge and fill in the gaps!
• The library renovation is poised to begin, so let's keep the momentum going and Move the Dial for the Alumni Challenge, which currently stands at $101,375.79. How High Can We Go?
Did you know that any Class raising $1,000 or more is entitled to have their Class name permanently displayed in the library?
Did you know that any Class raising $5,000 or more is also entitled to a naming opportunity of a furnishing, room or area in the library?
Can your class compete? Contact Merry Brown, the Alumni Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org for details on starting your own class challenge.
If your class is already listed below and you would like to make a contribution please include the Alumni pledge/donation form with your contribution. You may also donate online by clicking the "Donate Now" button to the right. Click 'yes' that your donation is "in honor/memory", then choose "In Honor of" and include your class year in the "Individual's name."
Gloversville Enlarged School District
The Library and school district are natural partners in education. The Library is committed to the education of all the students in the area and supports the efforts of the staff and faculty of the district. The campaign is excited to announce the support of district employees though the GESD appeal. NYS 2015 Teacher of the Year, Charles Giglio, acting as honorary chair is proud to announce $35,202.18 has been raised through donations and pledges of district employees. Payroll deduction over a 5 year period is an option by completing the two page GESD pledge form.