Sussex Academy Directors Patricia Oliphant, Allen Stafford and Janet Owens recently recognized Kathleen Leebel, a Sussex Academy parent, for her fundraising efforts.

In May 2016, Leebel chaired her first fundraiser for Sussex Academy. The fundraising event was billed as a three-year, Triple Crown Kentucky Derby party. During its three-year run, the SA Derby Day fundraiser generated more than $57,000 for the school.

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