RCEF Night of Stars February 20, 2020 | 5 to 8 PM

The RCEF Night of Stars is a special occasion where we come together and have a chance to recognize some of the inspiring individuals who have dedicated much of their lives to supporting Red Clay schools and the children of the Red Clay community.


Richard Weaver, 2020 Red Clay Teacher of the Year

Rich believes that music should be a part of everyone’s life in one form or another

Ninairis Richiez-Cruz, 2020 Rising Star

Nina is a star student and a positive role model for her peers at Skyline Middle School

Julie & Stefanie Kulezsa, 2020 Shining Stars

The Kulesza sisters have led Conrad girls' basketball to become one of Red Clay's most successful teams

Joseph Windfelder, 2020 Shining Star

Currently in his junior year, Joey stands out as a star student who works tirelessly for his school community

Quadree Henderson, 2020 Shining Star

Quadree made it from AIHS to the NFL and still returns home to mentor students and inspire future athletes

Harlan (Gus) Highfield, Jr., 2020 Hall of Fame Inductee

Gus is a legendary educator and longtime volunteer at Thomas McKean High School

The Delaware KIDS Fund, 2020 Hall of Fame Inductee

Harvey Hanna's charitable fund has supplied food, warm coats and other essentials to hundreds of students

Larry Miller, 2020 Hall of Fame Inductee

Larry devoted over a decade of his life to ensuring strong fiscal management in Red Clay schools



Leah Davis, Ralph Kuebler, VJ & Alisha Leonard, Gerri Marshall, Yvette Santiago, Catherine H. Thompson & Steve Constable, and Marguerite (Peggy) Vavalla


Sheraton Suites Downtown, 422 Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19801

The RCEF is proud to present the Night of Stars, with 100 percent of the event’s proceeds going towards funding educational programs and school initiatives in Red Clay.