Celebrating 50 Years of Exceptional Catholic Education

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More than 600 people will gather at the Hilton Downtown Tampa on Feb. 3 for the Catholic Foundation Gala. Participants representing parishes and businesses are coming together in support of Catholic education and tuition assistance programs. The support has been so strong that tickets for the event have sold out!

  • The event, made possible in part by Presenting Sponsor BayCare Health System, includes:
    • Keynote – John Quiñones, host of “What Would You Do?” as well as an author, broadcast journalist and motivational speaker. WWYD is the latest phase in a television news career spanning 35 years. He’s a pioneering network news correspondent who was recently honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Hispanic Media Coalition and Guerra Lifetime Achievement Award from the San Antonio Association of Hispanic Journalists.
    • Art showcase featuring original work from all primary Catholic schools, grades K through 8
    • Silver and Gold VIP reception for special sponsorship levels with silent auction featuring original artwork from students in our four diocesan high schools
    • Top notch dinner
    • Scholarship Award Presentations
    • Live auction
    • 50-50 raffle

The Catholic Foundation supports the work of Christ in the Diocese of St. Petersburg by securing gifts, providing donor services and managing financial resources to benefit people assisted by all parish and Diocesan ministries. To learn more visit: https://catholicfoundation.org/about-us/mission.