- Event Details
- Trailblazer in Women’s Leadership Award Recipient: Cecelia Gore
- Meet Our Co-chairs
- Support the Event
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
- 5:30 PM - Hors d'oeuvres & cash bar, raffles, silent and wine auctions
- 7:15 PM - Dinner, scholarship and voice auctions
- 9:00 PM - Event concludes
Parking: Valet parking will be available at SJA's Ogden Street entrance.
Entrance: SJA west doors, located on Ogden St.
Bidding: Bring your charged smartphone to bid online or utilize a bidding assistant staff member at the event
Menu: Provided by Antigua Catering (owned by SJA Alumna a Citlali Mendieta-Ramos '97)
- First course: Pear salad - mixed greens with caramelized pear & blue cheese, with walnut vinaigrette
- Entrée: Wine-braised beef short rib with garlic mashed potatoes and saffron vegetables†*
- Dessert: Petite deconstructed lemon tarts, caramel flan bites, and churro donuts with chocolate sauce
†vegetarian option available
Dress: Cocktail attire
The Sisters of Charity of St. Joan Antida and the St. Joan Antida High School Board of Directors are pleased to announce the selection of Cecelia Gore as the recipient of the 2019 Trailblazer in Women’s Leadership Award.
Cecelia Gore is a senior-level executive with extensive experience leading community/external affairs and foundation and sports philanthropy. She currently leads the Brewers Community Foundation, the charitable arm of the Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club, as Executive Director. Gore maintains operational excellence, consistently advising on innovative strategies which support efforts to achieve recognition as a strong corporate citizen, and engages in key initiatives that support the community.
Gore previously represented one of the largest and most active independent foundations in the history of Greater Milwaukee philanthropy, the Jane Bradley Pettit Foundation, where she led grant making and managed board relations. She has served as a board member and committee chair for numerous nonprofit organizations. Currently, Gore serves as a director for C. G. Schmidt, a family owned/private construction company, as well as Froedtert Hospital, Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Sojourner Family Peace Center, Milwaukee Film, and Alverno College.
Gore has received numerous awards and recognition including a Doctor of Humane Letters, Honoris Causa from Carroll University. Gore looks forward to serving as Co-Chair of the 2019 United Way
Campaign. Gore earned her BA and MBA from Alverno College and resides in Milwaukee, WI with her husband, Randy Bryant.
St Joan Antida High School's 26th Annual Auction: Women Learning. Women Leading is fast approaching. As the school's largest fundraiser, this event is expected to raise more than $215,000 for our students. It takes many hands to pull off an event like this, and we need your help to make it a successful evening.
Volunteers are needed on Saturday, April 27th, 3:30 PM to 9:30 PM. All volunteers will receive dinner and training.
Please RSVP using the form below or contact Carolyn Spath at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (414) 274-4728.
We invite you to partner in our mission by supporting our 26th Annual Auction being held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at St. Joan Antida High School. From a globally recognized college-preparatory curriculum to Milwaukee’s only engineering program for young women, SJA continues to push the boundaries for our students. Whether you are interested in sponsoring the event, or prefer to donate an item for our silent auction, please consider making a gift today!
With your support, young women at SJA are discovering their potential today, so they can become the leaders of tomorrow. Thank you for your consideration of this request. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our team directly, at (414) 274-4728 or via email at email@example.com. Our young women are counting on your support.