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Another Successful Fall Fundraiser for the Saint Kizito Foundation
Another Successful Fall Fundraiser for the Saint Kizito Foundation

Another Successful Fall Fundraiser for the Saint Kizito Foundation

December 07, 2016 06:01pm

he annual fall fundraiser for the Saint Kizito Foundation took place a few weeks ago on Saturday, October 22, 2016.

The event started with mass celebrated by Father Donald Dunson at Saint Ladislas Church in Westlake. A fun filled dinner event took place immediately following mass in Cullen Hall at Saint Ladislas.

The hall was filled with great music and lively conversation while attendees scoped out silent and Chinese auction items and browsed and purchased beautiful African bead work. Many opted to memorialize the evening by taking a photo booth picture.

The evening culminated with a live auction where only two things were auctioned off.  The first item offered all an opportunity to support an African student or students for a school year – at a tuition cost was $348.00 per student.  Thirty-nine tuitions were “sold”.  The second auction item was the ever popular dinner with Father Dunson at his home at a mutually agreeable date to be determined.  As in the past we had not just one – but two winners!

The evening was a resounding success with over $30,000.00 being raised! The attendees enjoyed a wonderful evening of fellowship, food, as well as the opportunity to learn more about the Saint Kizito Foundation and its’ mission.

There are a variety of ways to help advance the work of the Saint Kizito Foundation. Of course, monetary donations are always accepted and appreciated.  We also ask for your prayers for the students we serve, their teachers, and benefactors.  And, we invite you to connect with us on your favorite social media channels.  Help us spread the word about this worthy organization and the good work being accomplished through it.

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St. Kizito Foundation supports approximately 300 students in their education and life.  We have students at all levels of study, although our primary focus is to provide our participants with sufficient and appropriate education so that they may earn a living and have a successful life. 

Our students are in schools of their choice, based on school and government standards of acceptance.  Students are assisted by St. Kizito counselors and staff in determining the best placement.   

On these pages, we hope to give you a glimpse of the treasure we believe our participants to be.  Enjoy, and feel free to offer communication or words of wisdom that we can forward to Uganda!