Eat Drink and be Giving: 6th Annual Cardinal Crusade

Please join us as Pacelli Catholic Schools presents the 6th Annual Cardinal Crusade Live Auction & Dinner

Saturday, February 2, 2019
4pm | SentryWorld Grand Hall

Ticket includes hors d’oeuvres + plated meal. Cash bar available.

4pm Doors Open: Cash Bar, Hors d’oeuvres, Silent Auction, Raffles, + Games
4:30pm + 5:30pm Early Bird Drawings
6:30pm Dinner, Raffle Drawings, Games, + Dessert Dash
7:30pm Live Auction + Raffle Drawings

Invite a group + have a blast!

RSVP by January 18, 2019 at


Live Auction Packages & Experiences

From getaways to spring cleaning and pampering to ice cream, there’s something for everyone on our live auction! Check out some of our live auction packages below. Plus, learn how you could WIN one for $50 in our NEW Best of Live Raffle!

Spring Break 2019: 1 Week Stay at Vacation Village at Parkway in Kissimmee, FL
Donated by Dave Ladick

Treat yourself to a spring break getaway this year from March 15-22, 2019 in a 1 bedroom condo that sleeps 4. Located just minutes from Orlando’s theme parks including Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios, & SeaWorld, there’s no shortage of fun to be had! Plus, the property includes 7 outdoor heated swimming pools, 2 kids pools & splash play areas, 7 hot tubs, nature trails, and so much more! It’s perfect for a family spring break trip.

Relax & Refresh: Pampering Package
Donated by Halo Hair Design, Jody Przekurat & Salon West, The Tanning Studio, The Wellness Spa, Sunset Point Winery, Massage Therapy Associates, & Stevens Point Yoga Lounge

Take time to spoil yourself with this package full of luxuries to ensure you’re relaxed and refreshed! Package includes $30 hair care certificate to Halo Hair Designs, manicure & pedicure at Salon West, 2 spray tans from The Tanning Studio, 2 salt spa session certificates to The Wellness Spa, tour and tasting for 4 at Sunset Point Winery, one hour relaxation massage from Massage Therapy Associates, & yoga classes at Stevens Point Yoga Lounge.

Breakfast with Mr. Hansel
Donated by Gregg Hansel

Treat your child’s class to a pancake breakfast prepared by Mr. Hansel.

Aerial Tour of Central Wisconsin
Donated by Dave Ladick

This impeccable 1 1/2-2 hour plane ride by PCS grandparent Dave Ladick in his private plane will give you the most amazing views of this great state we call home. Enjoy a meal after the flight with Dave.

Fathers Feasts
Donated by Fr. Steve Brice & Bob & Mary Taylor, Fr. Jerzy Rebacz, & Fr. Ed Shuttleworth

Back by popular demand, our priest dinner showdown and the illustrious trophy are up for grabs! Will you bid on Fr. Steve’s “dinner in Paris,” Fr. Jerzy’s traditional polish meal, or Fr. Ed’s roasted suckling pig? The priest who’s dinner raises the most money wins the trophy and the bragging rights! Will Fr. Ed win yet another trophy or will Fr. Steve or Fr. Jerzy edge him out? Only you can decide!

Spring Cleaning Package
Donated by Karey Somers, Plaski & Sons Lawncare & Snow Plowing, PuroClean, & DetailPro

Come this spring, you’ll be fully stocked and ready to get your home, yard, and car in order! Includes one-time 4-5 hour home cleaning, lawn clean up & dethatching service, $50 certificate to PuroClean, and $200 certificate to DetailPro to get your car looking brand new.

A Year of Date Nights
Donated by Divepoint Scuba, Ski’s Meat Market, Sunset Point Winery, Great Northern Distilling, [a-soshel], Point Bowl, Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra, UWSP Athletics, THRIVE foodery, Bull Falls Brewery, Clay Corner Studio, Tactical Escape 101 Stevens Point, & Rookies Sports Pub

Busy schedule of chasing the kids around keeping you from planning a special night out for you and your loved one? We’ve got you covered for a whole year – that’s right, 12 date nights already planned out for you! Dates include kayaking, picnic, wine tour and tasting, dinners, craft beers and cocktails, fish fry, bowling, night at the symphony, a UWSP sporting event, testing your artsy side, escape room, and comedy night. We’re sure you and your honey will love these dates!

Best of Point Fish Fries
Donated by Anchor Bay, Final Score, Point After, Bullhead’s, Hilltop Pub & Grill, Matero’s Pub & Pizza, Backwoods Bar & Grill, & Guu’s on Main

You’ll be set this lenten season while you sample your way around some of the best fish fries in town. What will your favorite be – the au gratin baked haddock at Anchor Bay, the hand dipped beer battered cod at Guu’s, the Great Lakes perch at Bullhead’s, or one of the other top-notch offerings? You get to be the judge!

Best of Point Ice Cream
Donated by Dairy Queen, Emy J’s, King Cone, & Culver’s

Who doesn’t love ice cream – a dairy staple of Wisconsin! Take your family on a tour of some of the best frozen treats in town. Will you prefer the custard at Culver’s, the ice cream at King Cone or Emy J’s, or the soft serve of Dairy Queen?

And more!

>> Check out more items + RSVP by clicking here!

Raffles + Games

If you’re coming for the food, fun, and games, we’ve got you covered! This is one of our best years yet for raffle prizes. From a $1,000 tuition credit to $250 cash, your pick of the live auction packages for $50 to a 1/4 cow butchered and wrapped to stock your freezer, from wine tasting to wine chilling, from game day to designer purses and everything in between, you’re odds of walking away a big winner are excellent if you play our raffles and try your hand at our NEW games!

And that’s not even counting our 50+ silent auction items including a 3 course meal for 2 at Old 10 Bistro, an iRobot Roomba 690, stocked bar cart, 2 – 5 pails of pick your own strawberries, one hour relaxation massage, autographed Brian Bulaga Green Bay Packers practice jersey, Best of Point Pizza, Best of Point Old Fashioneds, and SO much more!

Tuition Credit Raffle: Win $1,000 or $500 Pacelli Catholic Schools Tuition Credit! Tickets are 1 for $10, 3 for $25, or 10 for $50 and are the only tickets you can buy in advance of the event. Plus, you don’t need to be present to win so anyone can buy tickets even if you’re unable to attend the event!

Best of Live Raffle: For the first time ever you can win your choice of live auction items for just $50! This NEW Best of Live Raffle is available exclusively to attendees at the Cardinal Crusade. We’re only selling 50 tickets at $50 each with the drawing to be held right before the live auction begins. The lucky grand prize winner will get their choice of all our live auction packages as the prize.

Basket Raffle: Our ever popular basket raffle is back! From sports to home goods, there’s something for everyone. Tickets will be sold exclusively the night of the event and are 3 for $10, 9 for $25, or 21 for $50.

Early Bird Raffle Drawings: The early bird gets the worm is surely true for our NEW early bird raffle drawings. Doors open at 4PM, so be sure to get there before 4:30pm to receive 2 entry slips in our first early bird drawing for a chance to WIN $250 CASH sponsored by Donaldson Company! Attendees who get there before the second 5:30pm early bird drawing will receive just one slip, so the earlier you are the better chances you have to win!

Catch the Cardinal Spirit Cork Game: Numbered corks are just $20 each and everyone’s a winner of a mystery bottle of wine or spirits or maybe even a 6 pack of craft beer! But you better hurry, the corks go fast. Get yours before they’re gone the night of the event. Bottles will be distributed during dinner where you’ll find out if you’re the lucky winner of top shelf booze or two buck chuck.

Heads or Tails: $10 entry fee and $10 for a one-time buy in chance only immediately after the first round. You decide each round – heads or tails? The last one standing is the lucky winner of this twist on our 50/50 raffle!

Bag Toss Raffle Game: New this year! Play for a chance to win 7 great prizes. Purchase bag toss throws at a cost of 1 for $5, 3 for $10, 5 for $20, or 10 for $40. Just like the regular game, you’ll get 1 ticket for every bag that lands on the board and 3 tickets for every bag in the hole for a chance to win up to 30 tickets! Don’t want to play? You can still buy tickets at a cost of 1 for $10, 3 for $25, or 10 for $50 but your odds are much better to score big if you play the game. Prizes include:
-Custom set of Pacelli bag toss boards
-Michael Kors Center Stripe Tote in Vanilla/Ballet Pink
-1/4 Cow Butchered & Wrapped
-Private Wine Tasting for 12
-Coleman Xtreme5 52 qt Cooler with 2-Way Handles Stocked with Point Beer
-Mixed Case of Point Beverages
-Mystery Box of Tickets + Gift Cards

Dart Poker Raffle Game: New this year! Play for a chance to win 7 great prizes. Purchase dart throws at a cost of 6 for $10 or 9 for $15. You’ll be throwing at our custom deck of cards dartboard to see if you can score the best hand. You can win up to 30 tickets with a royal flush. Don’t want to play? You can still buy tickets at a cost of 1 for $10, 3 for $25, or 10 for $50 but your odds are much better to score big if you play the game. Prizes include:
-Fire Pit & S’mores Package
-Swim Mat
-YETI Hopper Flip 18 Portable Cooler
-Mixed Case of Point Beverages
-Koldfront TWR187ESS 18 Bottle Free Standing Dual Zone Wine Cooler
-Game Day Package including folding sports wagon, 2 PCS stadium seats, 55in Portable Roll-Up Aluminum Camping/Tailgate Table with Carrying Bag, CleverMade SnapBasket 50 Can Soft-Sided Collapsible Cooler, Pacelli blanket, Pacelli golf umbrella, PCS travel mugs, Pacelli water bottles, Pacelli sunglasses, Pacelli can koozies, Pacelli golf hat, Jack Link’s beef jerky, 6 Pack Point Root Beer, 14″ Polito’s Pizza.
-Mystery Box of Tickets + Gift Cards

Dessert Dash: Dive into our decadent desserts, but you’ll have to bid high to get your favorite sweet treat. Each table will get a Dessert Dash bidding sheet in which each person at the table will bid what they’re willing to contribute for dessert. Your table’s appointed “Dessert Dasher” – someone who’s quick on their feet – will be called into action near the end of dinner. The auctioneer will call of winning dessert bids from highest to lowest in rapid succession, so your “Dessert Dasher” will leap into action to grab your tables dessert of choice.

>> Check out more items + RSVP by clicking here!

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