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2018 Gala Date
November 17, 2017 4:45 PM

Please join us for the St. Joseph's Home Forget-Me-Not Gala on Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 5pm to 9pm. 

The Gala benefits the Continuing Care Fund to provide compassionate care to our current and future residents who are no longer able to bear the financial cost of their care.

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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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2012 Gala Success!
April 3, 2013 11:27 PM | Tagged as event, Forget-Me-Not Gala, sponsors, St. Joseph's Home

Thank you to all who supported the 2012 Forget-Me-Not Gala held April 28, 2012 at Christ the King Parish Center.  This event raised $61,000 to benefit our Continuing Care Program!

A special thank you to our 2012 Gala Sponsors:
Special Patrons ($1,000+) 
FWAI Architects, Inc.
Graham & Graham, Ltd.
Hart-Clayton, Inc.
Jay & Shirley Stevenson
Uvanta Pharmacy of Central IL
Banquet Sponsors ($500) 
John Busciacco
Dean Collins
Bud & Judy Denton
George & Georgia Dirksen
Steve & Jeannette Hassebrock
C.J. & Laura Saladino
Dominion Power
Scott & Scott, P.C.
Sisters of St. Francis of IC - Peoria
Staab Funeral Home
Ann Unanue
Michael von Behren Builder, Inc.
Young’s Security Systems, Inc.
Bangert, Inc. Plumbing
Butler Funeral Homes
Richard E. Fix
Harold O’Shea Builders                                                 
Heartland Credit Union
Siciliano, Inc.
Sysco Central IL

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