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2016 raffle
September 12, 2016 3:10 PM

2016 Raffle is underway!

Raffle tickets are now available at St. Joseph's Home. The annual raffle is a vital project to help fund capital improvements. This year, raffle proceeds will support the addition of a new elevator and related building projects.

Grand prize is $10,000; second prize is $1,000; and third prize is $500. Winners will be drawn at 9 a.m. November 4.

Early-bird drawings on Oct. 14, 21 and 28 will have prizes of $100 each. Early-bird winners' tickets will go back into the barrel for a chance at the big prizes.

For tickets, please call or stop by the development office, 529-5596.

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2016 Forget-Me-Not Gala
February 25, 2016 10:38 PM


St. Joseph’s Home Forget-Me-Not Gala will take place Saturday, April 30th at the Crowne Plaza Springfield.

The Forget-Me-Not Gala benefits the Continuing Care Program. Help us assist those who can no longer bear the full cost of their care on their own.

The event will include a cocktail reception beginning at five p.m. with music by the
 Three Tenors Orchestra
, plated dinner with choice of one of three entrees, entertainment by Dual Piano Featuring Mark Gifford and Damien Kaplan, silent and live auctions, and raffles.


Individual tickets can be reserved for $70 each or a table of 10 for $600. Reservations can be made by calling 217-529-5596 or online by completing the secured form below. Make your reservation online today! 

Please note a 3% processing fee will be charged to all credit card transactions.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorships are needed and greatly appreciated to help offset the costs of this large and worthwhile fundraiser.  Together we can care for those who can no longer afford to bear the full cost on their own. Many opportunities are available. Click here for a fillable sponsorship form.

For additional information about this event or the Continuing Care Program, please contact Terri Hempstead at 217-529-5596 or info@saintjosephshome.org.

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2014 Forget-Me-Not Gala
February 18, 2014 4:27 PM

The 2014 Forget-Me-Not Gala exceeded our expectations! 

What a success.  We are so grateful to all those who sponsored, supported and attended this event.  More than $81,000 was raised to help the neediest of St. Joseph's Home residents.
Emcee, Gus Gordon, welcomed guests to an entertaining evening featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, raffles, 50/50 drawing, silent and live auctions, plated dinner and live music by the Three Tenors Orchestra. 
This biannual fundraiser has been the cornerstone of our Continuing Care Program (established by Sr. Mary Judith Morris, OSF), providing financial assistance to the neediest of residents. 
Sr. Judith ministered at St. Joseph's Home for more than 30 years as bookkeeper, co-administrator, administrator and Holy Family Center supervisor.  A tribute can be viewed from our homepage.
In Memoriam
Sr. Mary Judith Morris, OSF
Thank you!  2014 Gala Sponsors
 Hyacinth Sponsorships - $1,000

Phyllis Brissenden

Corporation Service Company
Uvanta Pharmacy
Dan Dondanville/ Merrill Lynch
fwai archititects inc.
George & Georgia Dirksen
George & Carole Ficke
Scott & Scott, P.C.
Shirley Stevenson
Young's Security Systems
Tulip Sponsorships - $500

Ann Unanue
Michael von Behren Builder, Inc.
Bud & Judy Denton
R.W. Troxell & Company
Sisters of St. Francis of the Immaculate Conception
Dr. & Mrs. William Yu
C.J. & Laura Saladino

Staab Funeral Home
Marine Bank
John Busciacco in Loving Memory of John W. Montgomery
E.L. Pruitt Co.
Heartland Credit Union
Bank of Springfield
Richard & Peggy Fix
Graham & Graham, Ltd./Nancy Eckert Martin
Allen Henderson & Associates, Inc.
Rose Sponsorships - $100 - $450
Sysco Central IL
Harold O'Shea Builders
Novanis Infrastructure Solutions
United Community Bank
Mid-America Advertising
Dominican Sisters of Springfield
Butler Funeral Homes
Wolter, Beeman and Lynch, LLP
Siciliano, Inc. (Rick & Kim Lawrence)


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HVAC Project Fundraising Update
April 3, 2013 11:00 PM | Tagged as HVAC Rejuvenation Project, St. Joseph's Home

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Save These Dates!
April 3, 2013 11:18 PM | Tagged as development office, events, save the date, St. Joseph's Home
Save the dates for the upcoming events at SJH:
  • Saturday, September 14 - Fall Fest
  • Saturday, September 28 - 2013 City Ornament Unveiling


More information to follow.  For questions or to volunteer call the Development Office, 217-529-5596 or email funddev@saintjosephshome.org.


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