Sycamore Education Foundation’s fundraiser, Take Root Under the Harvest Moon takes place at Blumen Gardens this Saturday, September 22nd from 7:30pm-midnight. Heavy appetizers will be served by The Country Store and Catering and entertainment will be provided by Red Woody.
The Sycamore Education Foundation is a non-profit organization established in 1984 to meet the needs for increased community involvement and support for public education. The Foundation receives and distributes private gifts from generous individuals and businesses to enrich educational opportunities for students in the Sycamore School District #427 not otherwise available through regular funding resources.
Silent Auction items are still coming in but already include; up to $1000 worth of auto care from Bockman’s Auto, 2 dozen roses a month for a year from Kar Fre Flowers, Margarita Tasting party from Taxco, Cubs tickets, overnight stay at Chestnut Mountain, football party at Buffalo Wild Wings, Wisconsin Dells overnight package, Coach Purse, Kate Spade Wallet, Sycamore High School Parking Spot, Kishwaukee Country Club Golf for 4 with lunch, Blackhawk tickets, autographed Luol Deng picture, Bears Football Laser Autographed by Brian Urlacher, Devin Hester, Julius Peppers and other players and a NIU Homecoming Package.
Come out to support the Sycamore Education Foundation and the students of Sycamore. Tickets are $35 per person. Tickets can be purchased by emailing any of the following people: Jill Anderson: Lorna Bemis: Rhonda McConkey: Kristin Miller: Susan Mizgalski: Jen Rink: Jessie Swedberg: or Kris Wrenn. Blumen Gardens is located at 403 Edwards St. in Sycamore.