2019 Annual Awards Dinner

ELEF announces new title sponsor and new location for its 2019 annual dinner

The East Lansing Educational Foundation (ELEF) will hold its 19th annual awards
dinner at the East Lansing High School Student Union on May 16 with a significant boost this year from Flynn Wealth Partners as the title sponsor. The event honors outstanding ELHS alums and friends of ELEF in the community while showcasing current students and what the foundation does to improve classroom learning.

ELEF board president Kwafo Adarkwa said the foundation is excited about the collaboration with Flynn Wealth Partners. “We appreciate that Bill and Nathanael Flynn have made this commitment to help take our event and its fund raising to a new level. Nathanael is a 1993 ELHS alum and strongly believes in the value of the education he received and what his children are getting now in our school system.” Nathanael Flynn, managing partner of Flynn Wealth Partners said, “We are honored to partner with the East Lansing Educational Foundation to enhance ongoing educational opportunities for current and future East Lansing students.”

The awards dinner will start at 5:30 on Thursday, May 16, Tickets will go on sale closer to the event, which will also feature a strolling dinner concept that brings together the best food offerings from a variety of local restaurants. More than 200 attendees from East Lansing will be on hand.

2018 Awards Dinner photos

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Past Award Recipients

Thank you to all of our sponsors for the 19th annual ELEF Awards Dinner, whose support made this event possible:

Title Sponsor – Flynn Wealth Partners

Event Sponsors – Clark Construction Company and Granger Waste Services

A full list of our sponsors includes: AOS, Addis Enterprises, Baryames Cleaners, BrightStar Care of East Lansing, Clark Construction, Coral Gables, DBI, Dean Transportation, East Arbor Architects, Flynn Wealth Partners, Granger Waste Services, Grua, Tupper & Young Law Firm, Gunthorpe Plumbing, H & H Mobil, Henderson & Busque Realtors, Marshall Music, Martin Commercial Properties, Michael Peters, DDS, MS, PC, Student Book Store, White Law PLLC