Annual Gala

Bennington’s Largest Fundraiser for Students & Teachers

Bennington Public Schools Foundation Annual Gala Fundraiser is held annually in March.

This event creates an opportunity for the community to come together in a fun atmosphere, raising funds to help meet the needs of our rapidly growing school district.

Want to get involved? Email Megan, Communications & Fundraising Coordinator, at

Special Thank You to Our 2023 Supporters!

Presenting Sponsors: 


Platinum Sponsors: 

Matt & Alli Deaver
Dr. Chris & Sheryl Cornett


Gold Sponsors: 

Rodger & Dr. Dee Hoge
The Fleischman Family


Silver Sponsors:

Jennifer & Jon Uggen
Chris & Tara Gufford
Mark & Nicki Byars

Bronze Sponsors: 

Craig & Tracy J Behnken
Kelly & Michael Cawcutt
Dr. Terry & Theresa Haack
Kent & Renee Rucker


Gold Auction & In-Kind Donors: 

Jim Ahl’s Roofing & Contracting


Bronze Auction & In-Kind Donors:

Taryn Pagel Salons
Trillion Health & Hormone
Roger Humphries Photography
Pearl Video Productions
Beth Wakefield, Event Decorating Designer
Gary Lambrecht, Auctioneer
VoiceHouse DJ & Sound
Elisa Ilana Jewelry
Proof Whiskey
Ofts Bed & Breakfast

Volunteer Gala Planning Committee:

Brad Baumert, Tracy J Behnken, Megan Belt, Nicki Byars, Sheryl Cornett, Darin & Mindi Gansebom
Megan Detjens, Melissa Freed, Dawn Zaller, Dee Clark, Tara Gufford, Taryn Pagel & Felicia Weaver