Parents of Avon
PARENTS OF AVON MISSION
With the concurrence of the Avon Old Farms School headmaster and Board of Directors, and in accordance with the school’s philosophy, the mission of the Avon Old Farms Parents of Avon is to promote camaraderie and a sense of community among Avon families and friends and enhance the academic, athletic, and extracurricular experiences of the Men of Avon.
PARENTS OF AVON BOARD
Co-Presidents & Blue Blazer Ball Acquisitions
Examples of projects supported by Parents of Avon fundraising in recent years:
- Classroom renovations
- Ropes course, tubing & paintball for class orientation program
- Birthday card and $5 for each student
- Visiting authors series
- Technological upgrades for I-Lab, WAOF & Brown Auditorium
- Visiting artists programs
- Nimrod Club Tools
- Riddlers’ Recording costs
- New hockey rink scoreboard
- Boar’s Head Tenderloin Steaks
- Intersession Project Funding
- New TV for the Hawk’s Nest
- Many community service activities
Blue Blazer Ball
This annual spring dinner and auction gala provides a unique opportunity for the extended Avon Old Farms family to celebrate the traditions and values of this exceptional school. The purpose of our fundraising endeavors is to enhance the boys’ experiences during their years at Avon Old Farms School.
Last year’s event raised $125,000 for the Student Enrichment Fund and the Outreach Program.