Scholarship Auction

Thank you so much for supporting Let’s Hear It for The High! On November 12, 2016. The evening was a smashing success!

Your participation, excitement, and generosity at another very successful Auction helped in providing scholarships to support our mission of educating "Men for Others" for the greater glory of God.

We hope your experience this year will bring you back again on November 11, 2017 for our 46th Annual Scholarship Auction. Plans for a new innovate Auction are already underway!

We wish to remind you there are four ticketed events in which you can still participate in even if you could not attend the Auction.

Please review the four events below and contact Kathy Larabell-Renaud in the Auction office for more information or to reserve your tickets. Auction@uofdjesuit.org or 313-927-2332

Don’t miss out on the fun and please invite your friends!


Second experience. Square Dancing is Friendship Set to Music, Saturday, February 4th, 2017 - 6:00 pm, Dinner with 7:00 pm- 10:00 pm Dancing

Join in the fun, dressed in your Western gear, enjoy dinner, beer and wine, as Brother Jim Boynton, S.J. fiddles and calls the steps. We will be dancing in the historic, restored Indian Village home of Steve and Marge Burns. Hootin' and hollerin' in the third floor grand ballroom - don't miss it! Limited to 74 guests.

Individual ticket price: $65

Hosts: Marge and Steve Burns, Tom Ball '83, Donald and Maureen Huldin, Sharad and Elizabeth Jain, and Johny and Leila Kello


Third Experience. Cub Bike Tour of Detroit Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Tom O'Keefe '64 for a cycling tour of Detroit, assisted by fellow Cub, Tim Dinan '83. Fr. Munz will bless the bikes before he joins in the ride. Highlights include historic Detroit neighborhoods, the Dequindre Cut, the Riverwalk, the Heidelberg Project and more. This 20 mile ride is for recreational and experienced cyclists, and includes lunch and SAG wagon. A bike in good condition and a cycling helmet is required. Departure will be from Z's Villa on Piquette St.

Individual ticket price: $75

Hosts: Tim Dinan '83, Tom O'Keefe '64


Fourth Experience. The Presidential Cruise with our President Fr. Ted Munz, S.J. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 6:30pm, departing at 7:00pm

Join Fr. Ted Munz, S.J. for U of D Jesuit’s inaugural Presidential cruise. Set sail promptly at 6:30pm from Jefferson Marina. It's a party you won't want to miss, as friends and guests of The High take over the luxurious and sophisticated Ovation for a private yachting experience. While cruising on Lake St. Clair and the international waterway of the Detroit River, party goers will enjoy a memorable evening with stunning views, distinctive cuisine, music and the delightful company of our new president. Tickets are limited.

Individual ticket price: $200

Sponsors: U of D Jesuit Alumni Mothers’ Club

We would like to thank the following for their sponsorship of the

U of D Jesuit Scholarship Auction XLV:

Platinum Sponsor:

Auction XLV Honorary Chairs

Fr. Karl Kiser, SJ
U of D Jesuit President
2002 - 2016

Br. Jim Boynton, SJ
Former U of D Jesuit
Social Studies teacher,
currently in Campus Ministry
Fr. Ryan Duns, SJ
Former U of D Jesuit
Theology and Latin teacher
2009-2012

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you! Contact the Auction Team at 313-927-2332 with questions, donation drop off, or for further information.

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2016 Auction