Mothers and Friends Dinner Auction

The Mothers and Friends annual dinner auction, one of Mater Dei’s largest fundraising events, will be held Saturday, April 22, 2023.  This wonderful evening of fine food and fellowship provides an opportunity to raise funds that are vital to the success of Mater Dei Catholic High School.

Therefore, we thank all who support this event, whether through time, talent, or treasure!


Volunteers  The dinner auction’s success is a direct result of many volunteers – mothers, fathers, and friends – who generously share their time and talents!  To review the various opportunities and to volunteer, utilize the Dinner Auction Volunteers Signup Genius


Donations  Donations of items or custom services play a vital role in the success of our auction!  Donors may choose to donate individually or to coordinate with friends to donate a larger item, such as the always popular tailgating parties, card parties, and dinners.

To contribute to the dinner auction’s success through a donation of items or custom services, please submit the dinner auction donation form.  To discuss your donation in advance, please contact our dinner auction chairs (see “Contact” section below.)


Reservations  To join us for the evening ($75 per person), please submit the dinner auction reservation form.  Please note that seating is limited, and reservations are made on a first-come first-served basis and secured with payment.  Please also note that email addresses and cell phone numbers must be included on the reservation form for reservation confirmation and mobile bidding registration.

For detailed information, please review the dinner auction invitation.


Raffles  Support Mater Dei and take a chance to win one (or more) of the following raffles: a St. Louis Cardinals Friday Pack, a $1,000 Becker Jewelers gift card, a kegerator, a lottery ticket basket, cash (limited raffle), a whole hog with processing, and one semester of tuition.

Raffle “tickets” may be purchased via the printable dinner auction raffle order form (submitted to Mater Dei with payment) or via the secure online dinner auction raffle order form (GiveSmart).

The winning tickets will be drawn at the dinner auction.  (Attendance at the dinner auction is not required to win.)


Program View the dinner auction program for a sneak peek at the items on which you can plan to bid!


Contact  To volunteer or to receive additional information, contact dinner auction chairs Melissa Becker (618-401-3420) or Tracy Mensing (618-830-4816), or email