The 2022 Gala for Education was a great success, raising over $71,000 for the educational apostolates of Holy Trinity! THANK YOU to all our donors, attendees and supporters for making this possible. Thank you also to our committee members who once again worked tirelessly to put on a great evening. We look forward to seeing you again in 2023!

The annual Gala for Education is Holy Trinity’s largest social and fundraising event of the year and all proceeds from the event benefit the educational ministries of Holy Trinity School and the Religious Education program.

Please join us this year for this year's event on Saturday, February 5, 2022 at the Carlise in Lombard. The evening will be complete with award presentations, entertainment from Holy Trinity students, silent auctions, raffles, dancing and more!

To set up a BidPal account:  

  1. Go to the 2022 Holy Trinity Gala website
  2. Click "Sign in" in the upper right corner
  3. Choose either email, Facebook or Google to create your profile. Make a password for your account
  4. Fill in personal info. Add payment method (optional) and you're all set!


Can’t make it to the event? No problem! We invite you participate remotely by tuning into the livestream of the Gala which will feature our video program, “John 15:13” and “Salt & Light” award presentations and Call for Kindness.  We will go live at 7pm.

Grand Raffle tickets will be $50 each and up to 2,000 tickets will be sold  You can buy tickets from our school and Religious Educations students, designated ticket sellers, online through the Gala for Education website or by stopping by the parish or school offices.

The three (3) Grand Prizes are as follows:

  • 1st Prize: $15,000
  • 2nd and 3rd Prizes: $5,000

Drawing to be held live on the evening of the Gala - Saturday, February 5, 2022 - at the Carlise. If minimum number of tickets are not sold, prizes will be prorated accordingly. Taxes, if applicable, are the responsibility of the winner. Winner need not be present to win.

Each year, the Holy Trinity Gala for Education Committee seeks to honor individuals who embrace the Christian obligation of good stewardship by making contributions that provide a strong foundation for Holy Trinity Parish.

  • The John 15:13 Award recognizes current or former parishioners who have made significant contributions to Holy Trinity Parish
  • The Salt & Light Award recognizes individuals who serve as a bridge between the larger community and Holy Trinity Parish

If you know of someone who fits the criteria for these awards and merits consideration for either award, please complete the nomination form (linked below) and return it to the parish or school office by January 14, 2022.


2022 Gala Awards Nomination Form

Support our Gala for Education by becoming a sponsor.

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Advertise your business in the Gala Program book
  • Become a partner of the 2022 Gala by choosing a sponsorship opportunity
  • Donate a product, service, or gift certificate for the Silent Auction or raffles
  • Make a monetary contribution

Holy Trinity Catholic Parish is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization and all donations are tax deductible provided by the law.

Click here for the 2022 Solicitation Letter

Click here for the 2022 Gala Donation Form

Volunteers are needed to help make this event a success. Click on the link below to view all volunteer opportunities relating to the Gala and sign up through the Sign Up Genius link below. Please remember that two of the required volunteer hours for school parents must be relating to the Gala

Full listing of 2022 Gala Volunteer roles
Sign up for volunteer positions here

Email with questions.

School Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 7:30am-3:30pm

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Holy Trinity Catholic School
108 South Linden Avenue
Westmont, IL 60559