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Giving Tuesday—November 28

November 14, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , , , ,

Screen Shot 2016-11-17 at 8.39.42 AMGiving Tuesday, which began in 2012, is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Champion your favorite cause at WA by selecting your designation: Annual Fund Financial Assistance, Dr. Kenneth P. Wackes Media Center Renovation, Robotics, Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, or the Area of Greatest Need (Unrestricted). When you donate online at www.wa.edu/donate, you will receive an email with a link to share. We hope that you will consider making a gift to WA and share your support for our school on social media.

Auction Meeting—December 5

November 14, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , ,

aa-auction-logoPlease join us on Tuesday, December 5, at 8:00 a.m. in the Lower School Media Center for an auction planning meeting. Coffee and light refreshments will be served. This year’s annual dinner auction, Adventure Awaits, will be held on Friday, March 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall.

This is the largest fundraising event of the year, so please get involved! All proceeds will be designated for the Dr. Kenneth P. Wackes Media Center renovation. Click here to download the acquisition letter and form to solicit items. Some businesses may be more likely to donate at year-end, so it is never too early to start! Restaurant gift cards, spa certificates, hotel stays and unique experiences are always guest favorites. For more information, please contact Sarah Hajduk, Director of Development, at hajduks@wa.edu or 954.771.4615, ext. 2504.

Sponsor Or Register For The BBI Sporting Clay Tournament!

November 8, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , , , ,

Register now for the 6th Annual WA Sporting Clay Tournament presented by BBI on Friday, December 1, at Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee. Warm-up and breakfast begin at 9:00 a.m. and tournament play will start at 10:00 a.m. Teams take a golf cart around a course of fourteen stations with each participant shooting at four clay pigeons per station. Lunch and the awards ceremony will follow the tournament at 1:00 p.m. If you do not own a shotgun, you will be able to rent one from Quail Creek.

All skill levels are welcome to participate! The registration fee is $300 per shooter or $1,100 for a foursome. Our participant gift this year is a dry-fit long sleeve shirt, so we ask that you please register by Monday, November 20, to ensure you receive the appropriate shirt size. All proceeds will be designated for the student financial assistance fund. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $200 and provide great marketing exposure to our school community. To register or become a sponsor, visit  wa.edu/clay or contact Director of Development, Sarah Hajduk at hajduks@wa.edu or 954.771.4615, ext. 2504.

Register For The BBI Sporting Clay Tournament!

October 31, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , , , ,

Register now for the 6th Annual WA Sporting Clay Tournament presented by BBI on Friday, December 1, at Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee. Warm-up and breakfast begin at 9:00 a.m. and tournament play will start at 10:00 a.m. Teams take a golf cart around a course of fourteen stations with each participant shooting at four clay pigeons per station. Lunch and the awards ceremony will follow the tournament at 1:00 p.m. If you do not own a shotgun, you will be able to rent one from Quail Creek.

All skill levels are welcome to participate! The registration fee is $300 per shooter or $1,100 for a foursome. All proceeds will be designated for the student financial assistance fund. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $200 and provide great marketing exposure to our school community. To register or become a sponsor, visit  wa.edu/clay or contact Director of Development, Sarah Hajduk at hajduks@wa.edu or 954.771.4615, ext. 2504.

Support WA While Shopping At Amazon Or Office Depot

October 30, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: ,

Did you know that when you shop at Amazon or Office Depot, a percentage of your purchase can go back to WA?

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Westminster Academy every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to WA. Click here to designate WA as your charity and type CRPC dba Westminster Academy to find our school.

Make a qualifying purchase at Office Depot and present our school’s 5% Back to Schools program ID. Westminster Academy Office Depot ID#: 70021361

Grandparents, alumni, friends, and neighbors are all encouraged to participate in these programs. The more people we involve, the more the program works for our school. Click here to view specific details of each Retail Giveback Program and sign up.

Please contact Sarah Hajduk, Director of Development, for more information about supporting WA at 954.771.4615, ext. 2504 or hajduks@wa.edu.

Save The Date For The BBI Sporting Clay Tournament!

October 26, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , , , ,

Mark your calendars for the 6th Annual BBI WA Sporting Clay Tournament on Friday, December 1, at Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee. Warm-up and breakfast begin at 9:00 a.m. and tournament play will start at 10:00 a.m. Teams take a golf cart around a course of fourteen stations with each participant shooting at four clay pigeons per station. Lunch and the awards ceremony will follow the tournament at 1:00 p.m. If you do not own a shotgun, you will be able to rent one from Quail Creek.

All skill levels are welcome to participate! The registration fee is $300 per shooter and the proceeds will be designated for the student financial assistance fund. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $200 and provide great marketing exposure to our school community. Registration opens Monday, October 30 at wa.edu/clay. For questions about sponsorship opportunities or registration, please contact Director of Development, Sarah Hajduk at hajduks@wa.edu or 954.771.4615, ext. 2504.

Benedetti Orthodontics WA Golf Tournament Recap

October 24, 2017 Posted in: School News Tags: , , , ,

The annual Benedetti Orthodontics WA Golf Tournament took place on Monday, October 23, at the Coral Ridge Country Club. Praise God we were able to raise a gross total of nearly $40,000 for our west campus Athletic Complex development fund! Special thanks to all those who took part of their day to come out and support Westminster Academy and golf for a cause! To view pictures of the tournament, visit our Facebook page.

We are grateful to our title sponsor, Benedetti Orthodontics, and additional sponsors Florida Level & Transit Co., Sapoznik Insurance, Electronics Unlimited, Garmin, United Healthcare, Risse Brothers, Broten Garage Door & Gate, License to Chill/Rheem Pro Partner,  Phil Smith Acura, Met Life, and over 15 families and businesses who purchased tee signs. For a complete list of our sponsors, please click here.

Congratulations to our winners:

1st Place Gross—Sapoznik Insurance
  • John Tolan
  • Truscott Miller
  • Rich Ducharme
  • Greg Howard
1st Place Net
  • Chris Tyrell
  • Bill Rauch
  • Scott Verrier
  • Mark Keegan
Men’s Closest to the Pin: Lance Barton
Ladies’ Closest to the Pin: Cathy Hamilton
Longest Drive: Todd Middlebrooks