Gala 2021

Gala 2021

Saturday, May 1, 2021

In-Person Event (Option 1)

Renaissance North Hotel, 11925 N. Meridian Street, Carmel

SCHEDULE
6 pm
Cocktail Reception
Sponsored by Adam and Mollie Smith

6:15 pm
Silent Auction Room Opens and Fund-A-Need Begins

7:30 pm
Welcome and Dinner
Dinner sponsored by Joe and Jill Reitz and Family

8:30 pm
Bishop William L. Higi Leadership Award Presentation

9:30 pm
Virtual Keynote Address Joe Reitz and Philip Rivers, Former Indianapolis Colts Players
Live Auction
Closing Remarks

10:30 pm Late Night snacks

Space is limited | Must be 21+ to attend
Black Tie Optional | Masks Required

“At-Home Edition” (Option 2)

SCHEDULE
4:30 – 6:30 pm
Meal pick-up for “At-Home Edition” Ticket Holders at Maggiano’s Little Italy

6:15 pm
Fund-A-Need Begins

7:30 pm
Livestream Begins
Welcome from Renaissance Ballroom
Dinner

8:30 pm
Bishop William L. Higi Leadership Award Presentation

9:30 pm
Virtual Keynote Address Joe Reitz and Philip Rivers, Former Indianapolis Colts Players
Live Auction
Closing Remarks

TICKETS COMING SOON!

2021 Bishop William L. Higi Leadership Award Honorees

The Bishop William L. Higi Leadership Award is Guerin Catholic’s highest recognition

Bill and Caroline Godfrey Community Award
Mark Duray Community Award
Leona Chianello Faculty/Staff Award
Joe Garcia ’07 Alumni Award

Previous Award Recipients

2017 Bishop Emeritus William L. Higi
2018 Chris Braun, Monsignor John Duncan, Gary Malone, and Scott Schutz
2019 Deborah and William Wood, Barb and John Gallina
2020 Fr. Dale Ehrman Community Award
2020 Mike and Grace Pratt Community Award
2020 Marcia Murphy Faculty & Staff Award
2020 Sam Gardner ’08 Alumni Award

To learn more about the Bishop William L. Higi Leadership Award and its namesake, please view the video below.

Bill and Jean Freudenthal, 2021 Guerin Catholic Gala Chairs