January 2014 archive

Mayor Geoffrey L. Henry Proclaims March 1st to be Eli Matthews Day

Family and Friends, On January 20, 2011 was the darkest time in our family’s life. We had just lost our Eli and had an unspeakable pain in our hearts.  One day the Mayor of Oxford, Geoffrey L. Henry called and told us something that truly honored us. He wanted to proclaim March 1st as ELI MATTHEWS DAY in …

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Alice Ledger awarded the Eli Seth Matthews Scholarship 2013

May 22, 2013 Alice Ledger was awarded the Eli Seth Matthews Scholarship.   Alice is a truly remarkable young lady and was so touched that she was chosen for this honor.  I’m so happy I got to talk to her and get to know her.  Alice you have so much going for you and I bELIeve you will …

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My HERO in life my son Eli

I have told you many times about the story of my son.  My HERO in life.  Now thanks to Cheickna Kebe of ScreenStoryTellers we brought the story to life.  I ask you to not only watch this truly heart touching video I ask you to share it with… the world.  If you find it in …

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Dodgeball for a Cure

FBLA will be hosting its annual dodgeball event to benefit the Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation. -Only OAHS students may participate in dodgeball -Admission is $4.00 Thursday February 27, 2014 from 6:00pm till 8:00pm Oxford Area High School 705 Waterway Road, Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363    


We would like to congratulate and THANK National Penn Bank for becoming the FIRST bELIeve Eli Warrior that the Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation, Inc. has had! Their generous donation of $1500.00 gives them these things: 1.) Their logo on the t-shirt for the Annual Memorial 5K Race run in May at the Oxford Area …

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