To the editor:
The third annual Hoedown for Education was held last weekend, raising over $20,000 to benefit education in Skaneateles. The Skaneateles Education Foundation would like to thank Dirk and Karen Young for hosting the event at their Twin Birch Farms barn. We also thank the event sponsors: Welch Allyn, Ramsgard Architectural Design, Victory Sports Medicine, Wells Fargo Insurance, Byrne Dairy, Dave Pirro Ford, Delmonico Insurance, Grossman St. Amour CPAs, Lucky Dogs Canine Services, Nancy and Doug McDowell, Parsons and Associates, Skaneateles Jewelry, Adams and Son Insurance, Cate and Sally, Comparity Brokerage, EBS-RMSCO, Elan Interiors, Gazella Training, The Jacobs Press, Ted and Kathy Kinder, Karin Kroeger MD, Lorey and Smith DDS, Realty USA, Slottje Family, Tessy Plastics and Wegmans. And those who donated items for the silent auction: Susan and Keefe Gorman, Amy and David Allyn, Heather and Tim Carroll, Anyelas, Coyne Textile Services, Dunk and Bright, Erie Materials, Thom Filicia, Genesee Grande Hotel, HABA-USA, Stacia Landsberg and Village Bottle Shop. Special thanks to Amy Schiek and Charity Buchika, co-chairs, and their committee, and Andy and Sherie Ramsgard, Honorary Chairs.
Finally, we are so appreciative of our family of supporters, both old and new, who attended the event or sent a contribution in lieu of tickets. On behalf of students in our community and the board of the Skaneateles Education Foundation, we send our heartfelt thanks to all.
Skaneateles Education Foundation