Join the REF as we Celebrate Education with our Fifth Annual Golf Classic.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2022 at Rumson Country Club

Golf Classic Fore Education

Join us for an exciting day of golf with lunch and drinks included, followed by our Celebration For Education evening event (buffet dinner, open bar, live music and auction) for each golfer and a guest.

Celebration For Education

Join us for a fun-filled evening, with no golf event participation required. The Celebration for Education tickets include a buffet dinner, open bar, live music and auction. This event takes place at the Rumson Country Club's Riverhouse.

Schedule Of Events

10:30am - 12:30pm: Registration & Lunch
12:30pm: Tee Off
12:30pm - 5:00pm: Golf
5:00pm: Celebration for Education Dinner & Auction

TICKETS SOLD OUT but you can still...

  • Join the Celebration For Education evening waitlist by reserving a Waitlist Ticket.

  • Participate in the Silent Auction which will be going live 10 days before the event date.

  • Purchase a Hole Sponsorship for $350 (Locker Room Sponsorship $4,500 and Golf Cart Sponsorship $3,700 last two main sponsorships available).

  • Gift a chair, desk, table, cubby or filing cabinet to the school. Any gift is greatly appreciated, no matter how large or small!

Available for Purchase

Not Attending?

You can still participate in the auction!

Promote Your Business/ Family Name as an Event Sponsor!

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity! Take advantage of promoting your Business or Family Name at a prestigious local event, and all for a great cause!

  • Have your Business or Family Name displayed prominently on signage throughout the event.

  • Top sponsors receive coverage on our social media platforms (2,000 local followers) and this website.

  • Your gift may also be Tax-Deductible!


Thank You To Our Sponsors! 

Title Sponsor: Better Homes & Gardens, Murphy & Co., Suzanne Veninata

Entrance Sponsor: Penske Cars

Golf Ball Sponsor: East Side River Transportation, Mike McEvilly 

Nineteenth Hole/Cocktail Sponsor: Withum Wealth Management 

Putting Green Sponsor: Brace Place Orthodontics, Dr. Josh Epstein

Longest Drive Sponsor 1: Cornerstone Futures, Jamie McManus

Longest Drive Sponsor 2: Hemphill Associates, Inc., Joe Hemphill

Closest to the Pin Sponsor 1: Professional Orthopaedic Associates, Dr. Mark Gesell

Closest to the Pin Sponsor 2: Shore Minimally Invasive Surgery, Dr. David Dupree

Closest to the Pin Sponsor 3: Coastal Pediatric Orthopedics, Dr. Christos Plakas

Beverage Station Sponsor: Converge Insurance, Anthony Dagostino

Gift Sponsor: East Side River Transportation, Mike McEvilly

Cigar Roller Sponsor: O'Brien Realty, Eddie Oels

Hospitality Sponsor: Jones & Associates, Chuck Jones

Driving Contest Sponsor: Family First Funding, Chris Miller

Wine Sponsor: Notorious Wines, Craig Hetherington

Auction Sponsor: Kelly Title Group, Derek Kelly

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Brace Place Orthodontics       Cornerstone Futures     Hemphill Associates  Professional Orthopaedic Associates   Shore Minimally Invasive SurgeryCoastal Pediatric Orthopedics      Converge Insurance     Notorious Wines

O'Brien Realty Eddie Oels

$300,000 Goal to 'Finish The Furniture'!

All event proceeds will go towards purchasing essential school classroom furniture (pictures below) for Deane-Porter & Forrestdale Schools'. Give the gift of a Cloud table, Oodle stool, chair, desk, whiteboard or filing cabinet.



Cloud Activity Writable/ Foldable TableOodle StoolMobile WhiteboardStudent DeskStudent ChairTeacher DeskFiling Cabinet

Help Pave The Way

Leave a long-lasting legacy with a personalized, engraved bench, paver or brick. Purchases are Tax-Deductible!


Donate Now

Help our cause by contributing to our fundraising efforts.

No act of generosity is too small to make a difference.

Paying By Check?

Tickets and sponsorships may be paid by check. Please make checks payable to 'Rumson Education Foundation' and send to: Rumson Education Foundation, PO Box 395, Rumson, NJ 07760.


Remember to provide your contact details and order request information. Any questions, please email:

Rumson Education Foundation

Rumson Education Foundation

Rumson Country Club

Rumson Country Club, 163 Rumson Rd, Rumson, NJ 07760

Share With Others

Help us spread the word!

Amazon Donates 0.5% To REF!

AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the REF at no cost to you! At, pick 'Rumson Education Foundation Inc.' as your charity.

Amazon Smile

Using the Amazon app? Simply go to Settings and switch to Amazon Smile.

Corporate Matching Programs

Did you know when you make a gift, you can request a matching gift from your employer, who then makes their own donation? Companies usually match gifts at a 1:1 ratio, but some will match at a 2:1, 3:1, or even a 4:1 ratio!

Find out more about your employer's corporate philanthropy programs to see if you can make your bucks go further at no cost and little effort to you!

Give Appreciated Stock To REF!

Donating appreciated securities, including stock, bonds, and mutual funds means a larger gift and a larger tax-deduction. 

  • Avoid capital gains tax on appreciated stock!

  • Receive income tax charitable deduction!

  • Potential for corporate matching!


View REF's New Website & Video!

Please visit the new Rumson Education Foundation website and see this short video to find out who we are and how/ why we help Rumson schools!




$300,000 Goal


Total Raised

Follow Us!


Questions or Technical Issues?

Please email if you have any questions or technical issues!

REF Executive Board

Co-Presidents: Lauren Salata & Ciara Dagostino

Treasurer: Toniann Buscarnera

SecretarySandy Lyons

Treasurer Elect: Katie Ward