It's Time to Register for the Northern Stars Celebration on Feb. 8, 2020
Every year, the Anoka-Hennepin Educational Foundation (AHEF) hosts a fun, lively party called the Northern Stars Celebration, to celebrate the excellence that is our Anoka-Hennepin students, schools and Foundation. Register for the Northern Stars here.
This year's Northern Stars Celebration is set for 5:30 to 10 p.m., Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the Bunker Hills Event Center in Coon Rapids. The evening includes a social hour, silent and live auctions, games, dinner, a special appeal, and entertainment. New this year, Kat Perkins, finalist on season 6 of The Voice, will be the entertainment.
This is a great evening celebrating how our fabulous and generous donors have positively impacted our students, schools and community," said event chair Lynn Montgomery, event chair and retired educator. "The Anoka-Hennepin School District and our foundation impact the daily lives of more than 38,000 students and 250,000 families and we want to recognize and continue this combined success."
The Northern Stars Celebration - in addition to serving as a wonderful night of fun and entertainment - also serves as a community-based fundraiser to support the educational foundation's three strategic priorities: enhancing early childhood education; expanding talent and opportunity development, and; increasing career and college readiness.
Tickets are $75 of which $35 is tax deductible as a charitable donation. Tables of eight are available for $600. Register online here.
The celebration is a fabulous night out with the chance to meet new people, have fun with friends, and socialize with neighbors. The Northern Stars in a lively - not formal - event that raises funds that make a huge difference for our students.
Parents, staff and members of the community are invited to attend.
Event sponsorships are also available and inquiries should be directed to Tess DeGeest, executive director of the AHEF, at 763-506-1107.
A 501c3 nonprofit organization, the AHEF is the nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the students and schools across the Anoka-Hennepin School District. Since 1991, the AHEF has distributed more than $2.5 million to enrich the educational experiences of students. AHEF cultivates equitable and innovative experiences for students through partnerships with compassionate people who have generous hearts.