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2017

Blaze of Glory Gala Saturday, November 18 Fr. Tolton Catholic High School


Welcome Welcome to the 6th Annual Blaze of Glory Gala! These festivities give us the opportunity to come together and celebrate the families and friends that make this Tolton community so strong. However, even more important than the fun that we have, are the funds that we raise. We are committed to sustaining this wonderful Catholic high school for families from all works of life and for many generations to come. Your presence here tonight helps make that goal a reality. Thank you for being here and for supporting us in our mission to shape young people in spirit, heart, mind, and body.

Bernard Naumann, President/Principal

Menu Chef Choice Hors D’oeuvres Fall Garden Salad Duo Entree: Bistro Beef Filet Medallions w/ Sazerac Demi Glace Smoked Salmon with Lobster Cream Sauce Potatoes Lyonnaise Broccolini Decadent Flourless Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise and Mixed Berry Coulis


Evening Agenda & Activities 6:00 p.m. — Cocktail Hour Silent Auctions and Raffle Activities 7:00 p.m. — Program Begins Welcome Remarks and Blessing Dinner is served Silent Auction closes at 7:30 p.m. House Basket Auction Closes at 8:00 p.m. President’s Remarks & Alumni Speaker Sponsor Recognition Announcement of Raffle Winner Ice Game, Live Auction and Mystery Package Reveal Dancing

Master of Ceremonies Michael J. Porter, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Department of Communication, University of Missouri

Gala Steering Committee Debbie Barnes Holly Boyer Joe Bradley Doug Callahan John Cleek, Jr.

Jill McIntosh Jill Moore Laura Sasser Jamie Schieber Mickie Vahabzadeh

Auctioneer Eric Reisinger


Decor Committee Melissa Hagan Sara Jeffrey

Auction Assistants Kristy Baker Karen Washer

Audio/Visual Support Michael Konrad

With Gratitude to our Sponsors Title Sponsors

Drs. John and Holly Boyer Joe Machens Ford Lincoln Parker-Millard Funeral Service & Crematory Socket

Ice Game Sponsor KT Diamond Jewelers

Valet Sponsor Joe Machens Ford Lincoln

Mystery Package Sponsor Anonymous Donor


Martini Lounge Sponsor Central Missouri Orthodontics - Dr. Steve Taylor

Main Bar Sponsor The Stout Family

DJ Sponsor Dr. Ries of Robinson and Ries Orthodontics

Photography Station Sponsor Miller’s Professional Imaging /MPIX

Decor Sponsor Jeff and Kim Guinn

Bank and Registration Sponsor Gina Mauller, Financial Advisor - Edward Jones

Coat Check Sponsor Williams-Keepers

Coffee Bar Sponsor Rutter and Sleeth Law Offices


Table Sponsors

Landmark Bank MoX/Doc & Norm Direct Bo and Terry Fraser Dr. Siamac & Mickie Vahabzadeh Our Lady of Lourdes Interparish School Drs. John and Julie Stansfield Kathy Lou Neale, Edward Jones Investments & Hank Hammons, Hammons Chiropractic Dentistry by Design and MU Pediatric Orthopedics Aaron’s/Cleek’s Inc. Peak Sport and Spine The families of Dampier, Norden, and Hulshof Raymond and Delilah Beck The UPS Store — John Kadlec Primaris Merchants and Farmers Bank Centurion Stone and Dennis and Jill Molli McGivney Catholic Education Fund, Inc. and Knights of Columbus Council 1529 Hawthorn Bank Central Bank of Boone County Doug Stritzel – Pickleman’s Matt and Stephanie Forck Dr. Alan Anz The families of Drummond, Pinero, Bacon, and Dowd Edward Jones Investments — J.R. Lawless Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School


Proud supporters of Fr. Tolton Catholic High School! 2609 E Broadway Ste 200 Columbia, MO 65201 (573) 886-7446 www.fastsigns.com/463-columbia-mo B.J. Hunter — bj.hunter@fastsigns.com


Father Tolton High School girls softball team supporting the fight against cancer.

We’re in this together. We’re in this together.

Father Tolton High School girls softball team supporting the fight against cancer.

For the last 35 years, we’ve walked with patients through every stage of cancer, from diagnosis, to treatment and survivorship. For the last 35 years, we’ve walked with patients through every TWO LOCATIONS 1705 E. Broadway, Columbia, MO stage of cancer, from diagnosis, to treatment and survivorship. in partnership with Urology Associates of Central Missouri

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in partnership with Urology Associates of Central Missouri

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TWO LOCATIONS

Providing Central Missouri Providing with quality, Central Missouri compassionate, with quality,care state-of-the-art Men’s compassionate, Health | Women’s Health | Cancer Care Kidney Stones | Bladder Problems state-of-the-art care Men’s Health | Women’s Health | Cancer Care Kidney Stones | Bladder Problems

UROLOGY ASSOCIATES Better Health. Better Life. Better You. in partnership with Missouri Cancer Associates UROLOGY ASSOCIATES

105 Keene Street | Columbia, MO 65201 Better Health. Better Life. Better You.

in partnership with Missouri Cancer Associates

105 Keene Street | Columbia, MO 65201


"Tiger" John Cleek & John Jr. are proud supporters of Fr. Tolton Catholic High School. “And at the Aaron's stores we own... there's no deposit, no credit, no need for a loan!” “Cleek's, our family serving your family since 1956, now Aaron's, where you can own it!” Now with 5 locations in Mid-Missouri. Check out aaronsmidmo.com

Apply online at toltoncatholic.org Questions? Contact Laura Sasser at lsasser@toltoncatholic.org

MIND SPIRIT HEART

2018-19 ADMISSIONS DEADLINE: December 31

BODY

FR. TOLTON CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL


House Baskets 1. BBQ Blitz — House of Blaise Whether you’re feeling like going out for BBQ or firing up the grill yourself, this basket has everything you need. Enjoy gift cards to several local restaurants, gourmet sauces, grilling utensils, a Tolton apron and more! 2. Winter Survival Kit — House of Ethelbert When the weather outside is frightful, cozy up by the fire with this winter survival kit. Snuggle under a blanket with a book, do a craft, or enjoy a family game night with snacks. If you must venture out, you’ll need this ice scraper too. 3. College Survival Kit — House of Xavier Send your Tolton graduate off to college this fall with everything they need in this basket (sorry, tuition stipends not included). Your student will enjoy several items for their dorm room, as well as gift cards to go out to eat when they get tired of the dining halls. And of course, they’ll need some coffee to make it to class on time! 4. All-Star Sports — House of Sebastian The perfect gift for the avid sports fan or active athlete in your life. Basket includes Kansas City Chiefs tickets, Mizzou basketball tickets, a 2018-19 Tolton All Sports Pass, passes to the ARC, a round of golf and much more. 5. It’s a Date — House of Maximilian This basket contains everything you need to put together the perfect date night! Want a night out? Enjoy dinner at one of several Columbia restaurants, movie tickets, shows tickets, and much more, even a night-stay at the Amber House in Rocheport. Want to stay in? Treat yourself to popcorn, wine, movies and games. 6. Holiday Fun — House of Gonzaga Get ready for the holiday season(s) with several items to decorate your house or host a Halloween or Christmas party. Included are several treats, beverages and games to entertain your guests.


Silent Auction Items 1. Autographed Derrick Thomas Jersey 2. Blazer Girls Birthday Party 3. Numbered Norm Stewart Print 4. Sight-seeing flight for 3 5. Norm Stewart Signed Basketball 6. Les Bourgeois Wine Tasting for 10 7. Vintage Huskey Shirts and Hats 8. Jostens Class Ring Gift Certificate 9. 3-Night Lake of the Ozarks Getaway + $300 Baxter's Gift Card 10. $100 Clip Joint gift card 11. Prom package (2 tickets + corsage and boutonniere) 12. Two night stay at Tan-Tar-A + 2 rounds of golf at Osage National 13. Dinner and a Movie‌ with Fr. Mike 14. Sumits Hot Yoga 1 month unlimited yoga & a yoga mat 15. Doterra essential oils and bath spa products basket 16. Tolton-branded Corn Hole Game Set 17. 1/2 day Duck or Goose Hunt for 2 18. Tolton Sports Package 19. D. Rowe's Watch Party for 25 20. Plexus Kids Multi-vitamin Basket 21. One month of free tumbling sessions at API 22. Golf for four w/ cart at Lodge of Four Seasons 23. "Girls Day Out" at Plume 24. Pencil Drawing by Sophomore Emily Konrad - "Einstein" 25. CPS Peel from Concannon Medical Spa


Silent Auction Items 26. Package of 6 tickets to the Warm Springs Ranch Holiday Lights 27. Hydrafacial/dermaplane treatment at Concannon Medical Spa 28. Plexus baseket - omega x supplement and 2 bottles of plexus Ease (for pain) dietary supplements 29. Blue Yeti Cooler 30. Four Club Access tickets and Lot P parking pass to MU Mens Basketball 31. Gift Bag of Spa Products from Concannon Medical Spa 32. Custom Teeth Whitening Kit with Trays 33. Hand-sewn "Christmas Joy Train with Elves" Table Topper/ Tree Skirt 34. Golf and Dinner for Four at CCMO 35. "GENIE" office task chair in Tolton Blue 36. 2-hr tumbling/cheer party at API 37. Handmade Crochet Afghan 38. Set of 3 classic holiday movies 39. Vintage Autographed Mizzou Basketball Shirts and Jersey 40. Cardinals Package - Four prime seats, field visit and signed Cardinals memorabilia 41. NOEL Sign 42. Mizzou Bottle Opener/Wall Hanging 43. Waterford Vase 44. Four lessons at Mid-MO Riding Center 45. One Month of Training at API (choice of adult or youth package) 46. One Month of Training at API (choice of adult or youth package) 47. Tolton Letter Jacket


Live Auction Items 1. Congratulations, Graduate! Have a student graduating this year? Reserve prime front row seating for 10 at the 2018 Graduation Ceremony. Includes VIP parking, and a graduation sheet cake from Kreative Dezine. Thank you Tolton Administration and Diana Hartmann 2. Fr. Mike’s Famous Homemade Lasagna Dinner Ten lucky guests will enjoy a delightful evening and a delicious pasta dinner prepared at your home by our very own chaplain, Fr. Mike. Thank you Fr. Mike Coleman 3. MU Men’s Basketball Package Includes a pack of four tickets to 10 home games in Tiger John’s Family Land (Section 213) and a Cuonzo Martin-signed basketball. Thank you Cleek Family/Aaron’s 4. Hookie day with Mr. Naumann Can you imagine the Principal giving teenagers permission to play hookie!? One lucky student and 3 of their friends get to play hookie with Mr. Naumann. The day includes lunch, a homework pass, and off-campus afternoon activity (with transportation in Mr. Naumann’s favorite luxury vehicle). Thank you by Tolton Administration 5. Bottle of Patron Tequila This is a bottle of Patron Silver, with a set of 8 shot glasses. Take it home… open it now and pour a round for your table… we won’t judge. It’s all in good fun! Thank you by Jeff and Laura Sasser 6. Week Stay in Cozumel, Mexico Enjoy a relaxing week overlooking the ocean in this beautifully appointed four-master suite condo. Buyer to work with owner to identify mutually agreeable 2018 dates. Thank you Dan and Colleen Kliethermes


Live Auction Items 7. Four Tickets to the St. Louis Blues and Autographed Jersey See the Blues take on the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday, December 16 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis (Section 111) and take home a classic Blues jersey autographed by Craig Conroy. Thank you GFI Digital and Richard and Rose Ditter 8. VIP Student Parking Spot Your student can roll in just prior to the first bell with this prime parking space in the student lot for the 2018-19 academic year, complete with a personalized reserved sign! Thank you Tolton Administration 9. Pub Crawl for 12 Package includes transportation to and from four local bars to enjoy complimentary food and/or beverages. You and your friends will travel in style with your designated driver while indulging in a cooler of beverages in between select local hot spots. Date to be mutually agreed upon, transportation limited to local area for up to 5 hours. Package valued at over $1,000! Thank you MO-X and Doc & Norm Direct and Nauser Beverage 10. Gulf Shores Getaway Gather family and friends and enjoy a 7-night stay in this luxurious 10-bedroom beachfront home while the kids are on break! Available dates: March 24-31, 2018 (No college groups, please.) Thank you George and Joni Pfenenger 11. Yellow Lab Puppy This is a 14-week old pure-bred male yellow lab; he comes from an AKA-registered litter. This cutie comes with a collar and a basket of treats and toys and would be a wonderful addition to any pet lover’s home.


Volunteers & In-Kind Contributions* * At time of printing

Nauser Beverage N.H. Scheppers Distributing Diana Hartmann - Kreative Dezine Fr. Mike Coleman The Cleek Family - Aaron’s Dan and Colleen Kliethermes GFI Digital Mo-X The Deuce Pub and Pit Dogmaster Distillery Shiloh George and Joni Pfenenger The Southern Rose Les Bourgeois Richard and Rose Ditter The Parker Family Jostens The Condict Family The Clip Joint - Stacy Dexter St. Louis Cardinals The Blazer Girls Tan-Tar-A Sumits Hot Yoga - Kelly Bietsch Laura Lawson Moser’s Pheasant Creek BJ Hunter D Rowe’s Tricia Sexauer API Cheer

Lodge of Four Seasons Plume Emily Konrad Jack Parker Colton Reddick Concannon Medical Spa Warm Springs Ranch The Boyd Family The Hulshof Family Dr. Brad Twaddle Lois Bryan Country Club of Missouri Via Seating - Dennis Sutherland The Tin Roof Allie Egnew Osage National Coley’s Hoss’s Stadium Grill Dave and Stacia Eversole Hassemer House Photography Mid-MO Riding Center Stadium Grill Greg Church Tolton Booster Club Porch Swing Afghans, Sharon Fischer Ron Coleman Baxter’s Lakeside Grille Jerrell Jackson, API Fitness

...and the countless Tolton parents, students and staff members who assisted in preparing for this event. Thank you!


Dr. John Boyer

Dr. Holly Boyer Thank you for making us the #1 Dealer in Missouri.

On the Largest Selection in the state.

2017 Blaze of Glory Gala Program  
2017 Blaze of Glory Gala Program  

The Blaze of Glory Gala supports Fr. Tolton Catholic High School. This year's event takes place on November 18.

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