Convivium Dinner Auction

SOLD OUT!

NOVEMBER 1, 2014

Mass    •    Silent Auction    •    Dinner    •    Live Auction

Kenrick-Glennon Seminary’s annual Convivium Dinner Auction will be held on November 1, 2014 at The Cedars in downtown St. Louis. This enjoyable evening begins with a Mass celebrated by Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson, the Archbishop of St. Louis. Mass will be followed by an elegant dinner and silent and oral auctions.

This annual event supports the Student Life Association and the Cardinal Glennon College Student Activity Fund, helps underwrite the seminary’s operational budget, and offsets expenses for special needs such as the Holy Land Retreat and Pilgrimage FundThe Seminary appreciates and depends on the many friends and benefactors who continue to support Convivium.

Have questions? Need additional information?  Contact 314-792-7435 or convivium@kenrick.edu.

How Can I Help?

DONATE AN AUCTION ITEM

Donations of items or experiences for our silent auction, raffle, and oral auction are greatly appreciated. If you are in the position to donate an item or experience, please send the item with a completed Donor Form by October 3rd. View our Wish List if you would like to make a donation and have not already decided on an item.

Items may be delivered to Kenrick-Glennon Seminary between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday before October 3rd. If special arrangements are required, please contact the Development Office at 314-792-7435 or convivium@kenrick.edu.

BECOME A SPONSOR

Gold, Silver, and Bronze sponsorship opportunities are available. As a sponsor, you will be recognized for your generous participation in our mission. Please read our Sponsorship Opportunities Overview for information about the various sponsorship levels and the associated benefits.

ATTEND THE AUCTION

The auction is now sold out!  Click here to view the invitation. Attendees at the auction will be able to bid on some incredible items such as:

  • Dinner with Archbishop Robert J. Carlson at his personal residence
  • A condo vacation in Breckenridge, Colorado- includes either 3 nights during ski season or 4 nights during the off-season (http://www.vrbo.com/104512)
  • 5 Green Seats at the 2015 St. Louis Cardinals home opener
  • 4 Green Seats at a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game on a mutually agreeable date in the 2015 season
  • Chocolate goldendoodle puppy (8 weeks old) – includes 2 weeks of obedience training at Sorenson Kennels
  • Pearl and diamond earrings
  • Blue topaz and diamond jewelry set
  • Italian wood carving of the Blessed Mother and Child Jesus
  • Notre Dame football weekend with 2 tickets to the Navy game on Oct. 10, 2015
  • Poker night at the seminary with our President-Rector, Father John Horn, SJ
  • Memorabilia signed by favorite athletes, including the late great Stan “the Man” Musial

PROVIDE A MONETARY DONATION

Contributions of any amount are greatly appreciated and will help offset the costs of the event. Supporters contributing $1,000 or more will receive special recognition as an Underwriter on this website and in our auction catalog (if received by October 3rd).

Convivium Schedule

MASS FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS – 5:00 P.M.

Celebrant: Archbishop Robert J. Carlson

Homilist: Fr. Paul Hamilton, Class of 2014

Location: St. Raymond’s Maronite Cathedral, 931 Lebanon Drive, St. Louis, MO 63104

AUCTION AND DINNER – 6:00 P.M. 

The evening includes a silent auction, raffle, elegant dinner, and oral auction.

Location: The Cedars, 939 Lebanon Drive, St. Louis, MO 63104

*St. Raymond’s and The Cedars share a parking lot. Ample parking is available.

2014 Sponsors

GOLD SPONSORS

Rita and Mike Mooney

The Shaughnessy Family

The Tracy Family

SILVER SPONSORS

Anonymous

Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas

Ascension

Archdiocese of Omaha

Catholic Youth Apostolate

Catholic Diocese of Wichita

LDI Integrated Pharmacy Services

BRONZE SPONSORS

Diocese of Bismarck

Catholic Diocese of Colorado Springs

Special Thanks

The seminary community is grateful to all those who support Convivium, especially our generous sponsors and the following individuals:

Honorary Chairman - Archbishop Robert J. Carlson

Convivium Chairs - Patty Schneier & Jan Schlueter

Auctioneer - Terry Beye

Underwriters

Catholic Supply of St. Louis, Inc.

Patricia Golden

Mrs. Joanne Keeven

Mr. and Mrs. Jack McEnery

Msgr. Gregory Mikesch

John O’Hara

Mr. Jack E. Pohrer

The Ravarino Family

Msgr. Mark Rivituso

Msgr. Joseph Simon

Diocese of Springfield – Cape Girardeau

Todd Taxman – Taxman Insurance Group

Trident Group, LLC

Msgr. Walter Whited

Photos from Convivium 2013