Auction Email Blast: January 18, 2018

Saint Vincent de Paul Parish School Annual Auction
February 10, 2017: 5:30 PM – Midnight

Early Reservation Deadline Tomorrow

General reservations are $70 per person until midnight tomorrow (Jan. 19) and $80 thereafter. Price includes 2 drink tickets and $25 in gaming tokens. No walk-up sales are allowed the night of the event (UDABC rules). We will sell unlimited drink wristbands for $30 until Midnight tomorrow ONLY. There are no exceptions, so please get your reservations in today.

Click here to register online
Click for Underwriting Sponsorship Opportunities

What’s New This Year?

Mrs. Lambert loves football, but not as much as she loves her chances with the football squares board at this year’s auction! Try your chances of winning a 50 inch 4K UHD Samsung Smart television by purchasing opportunity squares off the football board. Just $15 for one square or $20 for two.

Opportunity Drawing News

This Friday, January 19th is the third Opportunity Drawing turn-in day. Additional Opportunity Drawing turn-in days are: January 26th and February 2nd.

Every $20 gets students a free dress pass and a Mission Complete wristband (up to 4 colors for every $20) indicating they are on their way to becoming a member of the Secret Agent Club. Collect all 4 wristbands to become a member with a special invitation to a Super Spy Party during school. Students can wear their wristbands every day until the auction.

Students can also earn up to 4 free dress passes that can only be used on the following Thursdays: January 18th, January 25th, February 1st, February 8th, or February 15. Please note the addition of February 15th, giving students the opportunity to keep earning the passes as the competition continues – up to 4 the total.

Week Two Winners
Congratulations to the winners from our second turn-in day!

Top Sellers:
1st – Jack Clark (3rd grade)
2nd – Grayson Wirth (Kindergarten)
3rd – Tie: Carter and Nicholas Barber (5th grade)

Classes Finishing in the Top 3:
1st – Third Grade (73% of goal)
2nd – Tie: First, Second, and Fourth Grades (45% of goal)
3rd – Kindergarten (30% of goal)

Keep up the good work super spies!

The top 3 selling students every week will have the opportunity to pick from an assortment of prizes and/or $10 gift cards. The top overall student winners will win $100 cash for first place, $75 cash for second place, and $50 cash for third place. The overall top 3 classes that sell the most opportunity tickets during the 5-week period will have their choice of four awesome parties!

Volunteers Needed

We are looking for volunteers to help Bridget Barklow package up our silent auction baskets. Here are the available volunteer shifts:
Wednesday, January 31st from 1 – 3 p.m.
Thursday, February 1st from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, February 7th from 1 – 3 p.m.
Thursday, February 8th from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

If you can help, please contact Therese Clay, Development Director at The more the merrier! This is a great way to earn your PIP hours.

Baskets Needed

The silent auction is in need of baskets! Please bring any baskets you may like to donate to the development department. All shapes and middle to larger sizes are especially needed.

Classroom Project/Basket Deadlines

Classroom Project/Basket description write-up with photo of completed project/basket and itemized value sheet need to be emailed to The deadline has passed, so please get these in as soon as possible. It will take time to input all of this into the system, and we want to start promoting items soon!

Friday, February 2nd: Deliver project/basket to be displayed for preview.


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