Institute for Educational Advancement Celebrated Milestone at 20th Anniversary Celebration

first_img 103 recommendedShareShareTweetSharePin it Benefits Institute for Educational Advancement Celebrated Milestone at 20th Anniversary Celebration Photos by JAMES CARBONE Published on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 | 1:27 pm The nonprofit Institute for Educational Advancement (IEA) hosted its Celebrating Heart & Fostering Hope: 20th Anniversary Celebration fundraiser event at the Annandale Golf Club in Pasadena on Saturday, February 9, 2019. The organization commemorated this milestone by celebrating its work serving gifted children and raising support for its mission to ensure that each gifted child’s specific needs are met so that they can reach their full intellectual and personal potential.As part of the program, the event honored the IEA Senior Fellows (Patricia Gatto-Walden, Michael M. Piechowski and Stephanie Tolan) and The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation. Both of these groups have been instrumental to the founding and continued success of IEA. The program celebrated their contributions, as well as the success of IEA’s students, both past and present. The was also a program of alumni and current student speakers.The evening featured a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner, live auction, trivia, photo booth, and program. Live music was performed by IEA students during the cocktail hour and the evening concluded with a professional DJ, dancing and a dessert buffet. Guests also had the opportunity to meet current IEA students volunteering their skills for the celebration.Funds raised at the event will go toward growing and expanding IEA’s programs and services for gifted students and their families both locally and nationally. This includes providing scholarships to families in need, in order to ensure that no gifted child has financial barriers to meeting their full potential.The Institute is dedicated to the intellectual, creative, and personal growth of our nation’s gifted and high-potential youth. Central to the mission of IEA is a commitment to the development of the whole child through engaging educational experiences that promote optimal challenge, mentorship, exploration of ideas, and recognition of personal potential. IEA seeks to connect like-minded individuals through dynamic and engaging year-round programming.For more information on IEA’s programs and service for gifted youth, visit Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. HerbeautyYou’ll Want To Get Married Twice Or Even More Just To Put Them OnHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyBohemian Summer: How To Wear The Boho Trend RightHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Trends To Look Like A Bombshell And 6 To Forget AboutHerbeautyHerbeauty First Heatwave Expected Next Week Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Community News Make a comment faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimescenter_img Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Business News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Top of the News More Cool Stuff Subscribe Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img

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