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Fundraising Events

Alumni Sponsored Events

  • Alumni Theme Basket Raffle - Ticketed event that usually occurs in April. 
  • Parish Lawn Fete - Held in July. Plan on enjoying great food, basket raffles, fun games, winning prizes, listening to great music and spending time with old friends and making new ones! Many volunteers are needed for this large scale event!

HSA Sponsored Events

The following events are sponsored by HSA. Parent volunteers are always needed. These events raise funds for various school needs. For more information on these events, you can visit our St. John's HSA page, our HSA Website or the Upcoming Events page!

  • Candy Bar Sale - Sept thru Oct - Families are asked to sell at least one box of 50 candy bars from Gertrude Hawk Chocolate. This is our largest fundraiser of the year!
  • Spirit and Pride Sale - All year long! Students and family members can purchase St. John’s school merchandise to show their school spirit. Soon, we will have an online Spirit and Pride store for all things St. John's! 
  • Wine Gathering - Nov - This is a relaxing and elegant social gathering for adults and has become a community favorite! Wine and beer tasting, food pairings, music and basket raffles. So much fun!
  • St. Nick’s Night - Dec - A night of food, games, crafts, a basket raffle, movie, facepainting and visiting with Santa.
  • Meat Raffle - March thru April - Families sell raffle tickets for meat prizes of over $100 worth of quality fresh meat.
  • Parish Lawn Fete - July - Plan on enjoying great food, Basket raffles, fun games, winning prizes, listening to great music and spending time with old friends and making new ones. Our School helps our Parish by running the Kids' Tent as well as chipping in wherever help is needed.

8th Grade Fundraising Events

The follow events are sponsored and run by the 8th grade class to raise money for their 8th grade field trip.

  • Christmas Plant Sale - Nov thru Dec - Beautiful poinsettia plants in different colors and varieties, as well as Christmas cactus and Cyclamen for the Christmas season. These high-quality plants are grown locally at Mitchell Farms in Alden.
  • Chocolate Hearts Sucker Sale - Jan thru Feb
  • Krolick's Fish Fry - March
  • Mother’s Day Plant Sale - May