Annual Fundraising Events:

Catholic Charities 2016 Gala Picnic Style and Drawing

Wear your casual clothes, put on your game face, and come prepared to have some old-fashioned fun with Michael Corrigan as Master of Ceremonies! You can drink a glass of Lynchburg lemonade, challenge your date to a game of horseshoes, and dance the night away to the six-piece band Str8Up after filling up on the finest picnic fare you’re ever tasted! Tickets are $150 each or $100 for ages 21-35. Parking is available for $7 or $15 for valet.

For more information, contact Ruth Ann Hepler at (904)899-5505 or

Drawing for a trip for 2 to beautiful Banff, Alberta, Canada in the heart of the Rockies!

Win round trip-air fare for two plus 5 days and 4 nights in beautiful Banff! Accommodations include your choice of The Fairmont Banff Springs or a suite at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. This incredible trip is valued at $8,400!

You do not have to be present to win. Contributions will be used to purchase the prize trip. Winner will be chosen at random from among all entry tickets during the Gala at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront at approximately 9:00 pm. No purchase or contribution is necessary. Suggested donation is $50 per ticket. Drawing to be conducted by Catholic Charities Bureau, Inc., Jacksonville Regional Office, 134 E. Church St., Jacksonville, FL 32202.

Download the sponsor packet here.