The RMS Auction / Fundraising Event, "Roosevelt Island Getaway" will now take place on Sunday, May 17th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm.
Same place: Temple Emanu-El, 2 Lake Street.
Same fun: Island-themed cocktails, music, auction and social celebration!!
Please mark the new date! Tickets on sale here.
With just four weeks to go until our biggest fundraiser of the year on Saturday, March 21st, we need you now more than ever!
We’re asking EVERY ROOSEVELT FAMILY to solicit a donation or host a sign me up and purchase their tickets to the Auction!
For donations, the most successful categories are wine, restaurants, travel and sports. But every donation, large or small helps us reach our goal. Ask your hairdresser, your dog walker, your favorite restaurant. Here you can find forms to either provide auction items or to request auction items from friends and businesses. Note: no forms needed for wine donations - just drop off in the school main office!
Create a fun Sign Me Up. To host an event, or find out more, contact Chi Chang at email@example.com.
Gala event tickets are now on sale. Buy tickets online here. Get the early bird price until March 16!
Interested in volunteering in advance or day-of? Contact Auction Chair Gwen Rios.
The Auction Catalog will be available to view on-line in advance shortly.
The Roosevelt Spring Auction fundraiser event's theme is:
"Roosevelt Island Getaway"
With the date and location set for Saturday, March 21st from 5pm - 10pm at Temple Emanu-El, plans are underway to ensure a great event.
We need your help now to make this Auction a success. We are currently requesting planning volunteers and items for the auction. Here's the webpage to find information about both. Sign up to help (planning meeting soon) and get solicitation forms for auction items.
A friendly reminder that Monday is Roosevelt's MLK Day of Service from 10-2pm. See post below for details. Come join the fun and serve the community!
Participate in a Day of Service with many options to serve our community. Roosevelt Middle School will host stations on-site on this day from 10:00am - 2:00pm where you can do any of the following:
Here's a link with the information and how to register in advance if you'd like.
The Annual Fund Campaign raised $98,680 for Roosevelt programs and support.
43% of families participated with the following breakdown:
6th grade: 30%
7th grade: 41%
8th grade: 29%
Thank you all for making the campaign successful.
Shelly Berkowitz deserves much heartfelt gratitude for leading this critical effort.
Thank you, Shelly!
Your RMS PTSA Executive Board wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday.
See you in 2020!!
Our extended Annual Fund Drive ends midnight, Monday, December 9th!
As of this weekend, we've raised $86,175 so far (69% of our goal). 36% of our school community has participated. There is still a bit of time for you to help bridge the remaining $38,875 gap!
Don't delay - make your tax-deductible contribution here today! The Drive ends this Monday!!!
Congratulations to Leigh Allen who won the recent AirPod / Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones raffle!!
We are in the final week of our Annual Fund Drive! You still have time to give before our Campaign officially closes this Friday, November 22nd. To sweeten the deal, we're raffling off iPods or Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones (the winner picks which s/he prefers).
We met last week's anonymous Challenge! Our community rose to the challenge and donated (more than!) $5,000 between November 6 - 13. With the spike in contributions, we are now at $75,000, which is 60% of our goal. Donations have come from 28% of Roosevelt families. If the remaining 72% of you give, we will be on our way to bridge the $50,000 gap.
Make your tax-deductible contribution here today! The Drive ends this Friday!!!
With less than 3 weeks remaining in the Annual Fund Drive, we're at $49,245 raised from 19% of the Roosevelt community. Funds raised are 39% of our $125,000 goal.
This week's fundraising Challenge: If you make a donation of any amount between Nov 6 - 13, your donation will be matched 1:1 from some anonymous members of the Roosevelt Community. The impact of YOUR gift will double automatically, up to a cumulative match of $5,000!!!
Whether you haven't yet given, or if you're considering giving again... Don't delay! You only have until midnight on Wednesday, November 13th until this Challenge expires!! Make your dollars go farther for Roosevelt!! Make your tax-deductible contribution here today!
Congratulations to Jinny Kim, the winner of the Hamilton tickets raffle!! Thank you to all who have made donations so far.
At the end of week #4, we have raised $38,440 for the Annual Fund from 14% of the Roosevelt community. Funds raised are 31% of our $125,000 goal. We still have quite a ways to go before November 22nd, but you can help get us there!
Haven't donated yet? Now's the time! All who give by midnight on Monday, November 4th are entered into a raffle to win two tickets to Hamilton at the Orpheum Theater (and there's even flexibility on dates and show times, evening or matinee).
Don't delay! Make your tax-deductible contribution here today and you could soon be attending one of the most popular musicals of all time!!!!