9th Annual Alumni Celebrity Roast
Over $70,000 Raised!
On behalf of the Saskatoon Public Schools Board of Directors, staff and organizing committee, we would like to sincerely thank you for your support of the Annual Alumni Roast held at Evan Hardy Collegiate on November 7, 2019.
Tiffany Paulsen did a great job as our MC throughout the night, taking the opportunity to "roast" those in attendance with her comments about classroom sizes. Susan Ormiston delivered a powerful message about media today and tied it back to her days as a student at Evan Hardy. The beautiful harmonies of Solstice kept everyone's toes tapping. The Honourable Don Morgan and Mike Couros did not disappoint, keeping the audience entertained with their comments and stories about Gordan Wyant. And, last but not least, our Roastee, the Honourable Gordan Wyant, closed the evening with his comments on the importance of education in our city and our province. Thank you to each of you for all that you contributed to make this event so successful.
Your support of the Foundation and events such as the Roast allows us to offer valuable programs and initiatives that are making a difference every day such as the following:
- Summer Reading Camps
- Early Learner Tutor Program
- Nutrien Food4Thought Nutrition Program
- Programs of Excellence
- Other Initiatives
- Cameco Centre of Excellence in Science and Mathematics
- Nutrien Eco-Science and Indigenous Learning Centre
- Caroline Robins Community School Design Lab
Please consider a year end donation to the Foundation to help support the work we do. For donation options, please visit our donation page or call us at 306.683.8550.
Once again, thank you for your generous support of our Foundation's Alumni Roast. The success we achieve is the direct result of great people like you.
2019 Alumni Roast Committee
- Janet Uchacz-Hart, Chair
- Robin Koroluk
- James Hawn
- Marla Adams
- Stella Spanos
- Avon Whittles
- George Rathwell
- Zeba Ahmad
- Carly Fuentealba
- Donna Banks
- Rylund Hunter
- Brooke Klassen
A special thanks to the Scotia volunteer team for helping to make the night a success!
3rd Annual Drive Fore Literacy
Thank you to our special event committee who helped make this tournament possible. We also want to thank our wonderful sponsors who donated to our event, and the wonderful supporters who attended. We couldn't do this without you!
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
Thank you to our many friends, supporters, volunteers, and donors who made the night wonderful!
All proceeds of the event went to supporting over 200 Saskatoon Public Schools students in
SPSF Summer Reading Camps.
8th Annual Alumni Celebrity Roast
Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation was delighted to host its 8th Annual Alumni Celebrity Roast
on November 1, 2018 at Mount Royal Collegiate.
This year's event honoured notable Saskatoon Public Schools alumni Zeba Ahmad, an Evan Hardy Collegiate graduate, Executive Director of the Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation, and local community builder. We also honoured business leader, Greg Yuel, a Mount Royal Collegiate alumni, president of PIC Investment group, and avid supporter of the Saskatoon community.
Each year the Alumni Celebrity Roast brings together nearly four hundred guests, which includes some of Saskatoon Public Schools' most distinguished graduates, for an evening of entertainment and light-hearted humour to benefit the Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation. Proceeds from the Alumni Celebrity Roast are used to fund unique educational opportunities that go above and beyond for the students. Because of the generous support we received this year, more than $60,000 was raised to enhance learning opportunites for students throughout the Saskatoon Public Schools Division!