In addition to the Cathedral Fund and other annual fundraising efforts, several fundraising events provide annual support and benefit the Cathedral Family of Funds which supports academic and faculty initiatives, the arts, athletics, technology initiatives, and tuition assistance, or wherever Cathedral needs it most! 

For more information about Cathedral High School events, please email
Michelle Rhodes '01 Taylor, Senior Director of Advancement at or
Carrie O'Brien , Director of Events at

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2019-2020 Events 

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All Cathedral alumni, parents and friends (as well as the general public) were invited to attend a celebration of Black History Month.

Who: All Cathedral families, friends, alumni and community 
Where: Cathedral High School - Student Life Center Commons & Theatre
Time: Social hour & appetizers 6:30pm, program begins at 7:30pm


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One of the largest fundraisers in the Midwest, ShamrAuction raises more than $570,000 for need-based tuition assistance and to promote excellence in academics, the arts and athletics. Our event brings together generations of alumni, parents, supporters and friends in an over-the-top evening of food, fun and festivities, live and silent auctions, complimentary valet parking, open bar, hors d'oeuvres, plated dinner, music and entertainment. (License # 147178)

When: Saturday, February 29, 2020
Where: Cathedral High School - Welch Activity Center
Time: Mass begins at 4:45pm (optional), doors open at 5:30 pm


8th Annual Trivia Night Presented by:


Trivia Night brings together current parents, alumni, family, and friends. Wine and beer will be provided, and is projected to raise over $30,000 for the Cathedral Family of Funds. Bring your own unique food or appetizers to share, rally a team of 10 together, and decorate your team's table for added trivia fun!! *Must be 21+ to attend!* (License # 147178)

Who: Almost 600 friends of Cathedral
When: March 21, 2020
Where: Cathedral High School (Welch Activity Center)
Time: Doors open at 5:00pm, trivia begins at 6:00pm


All are welcome to join the fun and meet the Easter Bunny at the annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the Cathedral Alumni Association. Bring your own Easter basket as there are hundreds of eggs to find, arts & crafts, activities, and family fun! A catered breakfast will be provided. 

When: April 11, 2020
Where: Check-in at the Shiel Student Life Center (SLC)
Time: TBA


All are welcome to join us for the annual Father Kelly Tradition Golf Outing. All proceeds of this event go to support the Father Kelly Endowed Tuition Assistance Fund at Cathedral High School, which supports the school's vision and mission. The outing draws teams comprised of alumni, supporters, donors, board members, faculty, administration, and staff of Cathedral in a special one day event that includes golf, food, libations, commemorative gifts, and fun. 

When: June 19, 2020
Where: Prairie View Golf Club

Grand Reunion 2020

All Cathedral alumni and all-girls schools alumnae classes ending in "0" and "5" are encouraged to attend this annual Grand Reunion at Cathedral High School. For more information to volunteer to serve as a class representative or to nominate a classmate for an award next year, please contact Jean Smith at

When: June 20, 2020
Where: Cathedral High School

Previous Events During the 2019-20 School Year

Black Alumni Council Cookout

Cathedral Black Alumni Council annual cookout.  Reconnect with CHS Black Alumni and current families, enjoy cards, corn hole, bounce house, face painting, crafts, food, music and fun for the whole family!

When: Saturday, August 10, 2019
Where: Cathedral High School - A.K. Shiel Student Life Center (SLC) and courtyard
Time: Noon - 4:00pm  **Group photo taking place at 1:45pm **
Cost: $5/person or $10/family of four online by August 1st.

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The Evening of Excellence will celebrate this year's successes, honor the Circle of Excellence inductees and guests will be given the opportunity to make a contribution to the 2019-20 Cathedral Fund.

When: October 3, 2019
Where: Cathedral High School, Welch Activity Center
Time: 5:00pm

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This traditional luncheon for the ladies of Cathedral combines lunch and shopping together and engaging those lifelong connections with past friends and alumni of Cathedral. Featuring shopping with local retailers, jewelry raffle, delicious food, fun, and creating memories. Admission of $50.00.  

(License # 147178)

Who: Mothers of current Cathedral students, female alumni, faculty, and friends
When: November 6, 2019
Where: Ritz Charles in Carmel, IN
Time: 10:00am- 2:00pm
Cost: $50 per person plus sponsor opportunities available!

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In recognition of their generosity, we welcome our Trustees ($1,000+) and Leadership Level donors to engage in a more intimate conversation about Cathedral High School. This event is to give thanks and show our appreciation for supporting Cathedral and her mission/vision.

Who: Trustee and Leadership Level Donors
When: December 3, 2019
Where: Daniels Vineyard
Time: 6pm-8pm
Registration: Coming Soon!

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Art of Christmas

Santa visited Cathedral High School! All are welcome to bring their letters to Santa, and enjoy a breakfast with their families. Fun activities, arts & crafts, and games will be provided. This annual event is hosted by the Cathedral Alumni Association. 

Who: All Cathedral families, friends, alumni (all ages are welcome!)
When: December 14, 2019
Where: Cathedral High School - Cafeteria
Time: 9:00am- 11:00am

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