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RAISED: $158,255
(Goal: $175,000)

Supporting
Fencing Programs in Under-Resourced Communities 

More Info: info@fencingintheschools.org 

DONORS:

Thompson Family Foundation - $50,000
Tim Gunn - $30,500
Rosa Campa Hearne - $12,000*
Denner Family - $12,750
Matching Funds - $12,000
Michael Bacon - $7,500
Paul Tudor Jone - $5,000
Vaccari Family - $3,000
Kim Family - $2500
Duckett Family - $3900
Barbara Seymon-Hirsch - $1500
Vig Family - $1500
Matching - $1500*
Doreen Lee - $1500
Nadile Famliy - $1500
McCarthy Family - $1200
Anonymous - $1050
Loss Family Foundation - $1000
Wang Family - $1000
Justin Tausig - $1000
Cindy Tung - $650
Vanessa Neibart - $600
Lamhaouar Family - $500
Bob Tkaelt - $500
Hulme Family - $500
Bera Family - $350
David Schaeffer - $300
Erica Chan - $300
Sullivan Family - $250
George Family - $250
Howie Ravikof - $250
Vanessa O'Connell - $250
Cannon Family - $200
Linda Corradina - $100
Marsh Family - $100
Diana Hammer - $400
Paul Shainberg - $600
Eric Vincent - $500
Anonymous - $500
Patricia Da Silva - $300
Jed Weinstein - $250
Gary Murray - $250
Sally Higgins - $250
Pierre Family - $200
Heriveaux Family - $200
Javeri Family - $200
Matsui Family - $200
Eve Boise - $200
Carrie Singer - $150
Lorin Family - $100
Lillian Clark - $100
Jung Shin - $100
Tara Maffei - $75
Ariana Klinkov - $50
Friedli Family - $50
Parkhurst Family - $50
Wollin Family - $50
Felice Javit - $50
Pam Marshal - $50
Julian Caldwell - $35

FENCING IN THE SCHOOLS  
Proceeds from the Awards Reception and Gala Dinner will help support our Varsity team programs in Harlem and The Bronx and our "Pathway To Gold" program which sponsors these young athletes with academic tutoring, private fencing lessons and entry fees into USA Fencing competitions. 

MORE DETAILS: 

GALA DINNER (7:30pm-9:30pm)

DINNER AND COCKTAILS: A sit dinner with food provided by the world famous Piccinini Brothers, a meat purveyor company that provides the steaks for Peter Lugar's and many other high quality steak houses in NYC. 

ENTERTAINMENT: Hosted by Project Runway's Tim Gunn the evening will include fencing matches, a panel of elite NCAA fencing coaches answering questions about the college process and more! 

AWARDS:

  • Tim Gunn Award:  Two students who have demonstrated excellence in academics, character and fencing results will be sponsored by Tim Gunn to attend a fencing training camp in China this summer.
  • Teacher of The Year: We will celebrate the hard work of our coaches in supporting the Fencing In The Schools program
  • Academic Awards: FITS students on the "Honor Role" at school will be acknowledged
  • "Pathway To Gold" Award: We will acknowledge FITS students who are graduating High School and Attending College.

THE AWARDS RECEPTION INCLUDES: (5:00pm-7:00pm) 

We will be celebrating the achievements of Tim Morehouse Fencing Club students, coaches and families over food and drinks. 

AWARDS AND CERTIFICATES

  • Qualifiers for the Summer Nationals
  • Fencer of the Year Awards
  • Acknowledging our Student's who have been accepted to colleges