THE BRUIT | bruit: /broot/ noun 1. a report. The Bruit is our alumni magazine that is printed twice a year. Fall/winter and spring/summer issues are distributed to all our alumni, alumni parents, and friends of Hillcrest Academy.
ATTEND AN ALUMNI EVENT | A variety of alumni events are scheduled throughout the year most notably the annual Alumni Night basketball game and Homecoming & Alumni Family Weekend featuring the annual Joetown Classic 5k Run/Walk. Or there are always athletic events and fine arts performances happening. Look for all our events on social media or on our calendar or just stop by campus and reconnect with the current Hillcrest Academy community!
JOIN THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION | The Hillcrest Academy Alumni Association is composed of alumni that help the Director of Advancement with events and other volunteer tasks. The group is currently Kristen (Litwiller ’92) Rempel, Ledru Miller (’98), Julie (Gingerich ’99) Birky, Laurie (Bender ’99) Miller, Amanda (Beachy ’03) Bleichty, and Del Borntrager (’05). This group organizes the annual Alumni Night, Homecoming, and hosts the Senior Breakfast in May. Their main fundraising activities are hosting the Joetown Classic 5K and co-sponsoring the Turkey Steak Supper with the Washington Township Optimist Club. The funds are used for special projects and scholarships for incoming freshmen with alumni parents.
GIVE BACK TO YOUR ALMA MATER | Were your years at Hillcrest Academy life-changing? Maybe you are ready to return the favor and make a gift. Investing in the lives of our students has a huge impact on the community. Check out our SUPPORT page or you can use our secure online site to make a donation now.
PLAY IN THE ANNUAL HILLCREST ACADEMY GOLF BENEFIT | Join alumni, friends, and local businesses in a round of golf while supporting Hillcrest Academy. Check out the benefit site here.
BE AN AMBASSADOR | Advocate for us in your local community, church, or place of employment. Refer students to Hillcrest Academy. Help us tell the Hillcrest Academy story. We need you to help us further the mission of Hillcrest Academy! Check out the details here.
REFER A STUDENT | Do you know a student who would find a perfect fit at Hillcrest Academy? Rebecca Beachy Miller, our Director of Enrollment is eager to hear from you. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 319-656-2073 (x20).
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