Beaufort News

School fundraiser to 'Celebrate Inspiration'

The Beaufort County School District Foundation for Educational Excellence will host the annual fundraiser "Celebrate Inspiration!" from 6 to 9 p.m. April 29 at The Mall at Shelter Cove on Hilton Head Island.

Proceeds will benefit activities for students in local public schools and fund small grants for teachers.

The event includes international and Lowcountry cuisine, cooking demonstrations, music, live and silent auctions and a cash bar with beer and wine. Chef David Vincent Young of Roastfish & Cornbread, a 1989 graduate of Hilton Head High School, will be honored.

Tickets are $35 a person and can be purchased through the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry's website,; the county School District Educational Services Center in Beaufort; Burke's Pharmacy on Hilton Head; Pretty Papers & Gifts on Hilton Head; and Markel's Card & Gift in Bluffton.