The annual Education Gala is back in person Feb. 25

Published: Feb. 21, 2022 at 1:55 PM EST
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -The Education Foundation of Alachua County is hosting a “Gilded and Gatsby” themed gala to commemorate their 35th year.

TV20′s Ruelle Fludd and Nicolette Zangara will emcee the event.

Attendees are asked to participate in the theme by wearing 1920′s attire, but it is not required.

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Student performances, dinner, desserts, and more are in store from 6-9 PM at the University of Florida Hilton Conference Center.

Executive Director of the Education Foundation, Rachel Debigare, said this event shows what the last 35 years have been all about.

“It’s really a way for us to showcase not only the work that we do at the Education Foundation to support our public schools, but also to showcase our students themselves,” Debigare explained.

Tickets cost $100 but are selling fast. Click here for a link to their website.

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