Dinner Auction 2009

Bishop Hogan Crusade Raises $58,000 for School
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2009, C-T

CAPTION: Dressed in a tunic reminiscent of the Renaissance period, Paul Ealey seeks out bidders in the crowd gathered for Bishop Hogan’s Crusade for Education benefit dinner and auction Saturday night. More than $58,000 was raised with all funds going to the direct operational expenses of the school.

C-T Photo / Paul Sturm

Community members gathered to join a crusade for education at Bishop Hogan Memorial School Saturday night which featured a catered meal and a fund-raising auction to benefit Chillicothe’s only Catholic school.

Decorated in a Renaissance theme with lighted conical hats and feather toppers on each table, the school’s gymnasium set the stage for an successful event which brought in more than $58,000 for the school. “The students and community of Bishop Hogan would like to thank the many individuals and businesses who made this event a great success,” said Father Tom Hermes, principal of Bishop Hogan School and pastor of St. Columban Catholic Church.

More than 300 people attended the 6th annual event.

Preparations for 2009 Dinner Auction…

Saturday, May 2, 2009
6th Annual Dinner Auction “Renaissance Festival”
Doors Open/Silent Auction 5:00 pm
Dinner catered by Hy-Vee 6:30 pm
Live Auction featuring Mike Miller Auction Service
Cafe dinner tickets available at Lauhoff Jewelry – $8 each

For additional information contact
Bishop Hogan Memorial School (660) 646-0705

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