Plans are underway for the STARS Gala Event planned for Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Williston Middle/High School.  The semi-formal evening will begin with hors d’oeuvres and mingling at 5:00 pm followed by dinner and program at 6:00.  The event will benefit the nonprofit Foundation with funds to support its scholarship and grant programs for Levy County Schools.

The event chairperson, Annie Whitehurst, along with many volunteers from the Foundation Board will be working to finalize all the plans for an “Ocean”theme decor.  The evening will feature dinner, entertainment, a silent auction and door prizes.  The evenings program will feature guest speaker, Congressman Neal Dunn representing Florida’s Congressional District 2; announcement of the Foundations’s Alumnus of the Year and recognition of Levy County Schools Teacher of the Year, Educational Staff Professional of the Year and Volunteer of the Year.

This year’s theme will be “We Can Make a Difference”.  

Tickets for the event are $50.00 per person and will go on sale December 1st.  Sponsorship opportunities will be available at $250; $500; $1,000 and $2,000 levels.  For sponsorship or ticket information please contact Donna Turner at or call (352) 493-6056 (Monday thru Wednesday).