The Grand Island Foundation (for education) has established a distinguished alumni award committee to recognize outstanding alumni from Grand Island High School and is now requesting nominations. Criteria for this award are

The award recipients will be honored in the spring of 2007.


At this time the committee is also seeking financial support. The Grand Island Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 1998. It was established in order to gather and channel contributions and distribute grants for the benefit of the Grand Island Central Schools. Since its inception, the Foundation has funded more than $10,000 in grants for equipment and enrichment materials to Grand Island students.


Your contribution is completely tax deductible. Checks can be made payable to the Grand Island Foundation and mailed to P.O. Box 1183, Grand Island, NY 14072. Please note on your check "for distinguished alumni award. We thank you in advance for your nominations and support.


Foundation Trustees: Myrna Blair, President

Maura Rustowicz, Vice President

Susan Campbell, Secretary

Christine Learman, Treasurer

Noel Blair, Jr.

Lee Cohen

Sally Goris

Nancy Major

Thomas Ramming


Distinguished Alumni Committee: Sally Goris, Chair

Myrna Blair

Joan Droit

Joanne Kud

Jacqueline Royal

Maura Rustowicz