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Fundraising Events

Alumni Sponsored Events

  • Alumni Theme Basket Raffle - Ticketed event that usually occurs in April. 
  • Parish Lawn Fete - July - Plan on enjoying great food, Chinese auctions, fun games, winning prizes, listening to great music and spending time with old friends and making new ones. The 2017 Lawn Fete will be held July 14-16 2017.

HSA Sponsored Events

The follow events are sponsored by HSA. Parent volunteers are always needed. These events raise funds for various school needs. For more information on these events - http://stjohnaldenhsa.weebly.com/events.html

  • Candy Bar Sale - Sept thru Oct - Families are asked to sell at least one box of 50 candy bars from Niagara Chocolate
  • Spirit and Pride Sale - Sept thru Oct - Students and family members can purchase St. John’s school paraphernalia to show their school spirit.
  • Wine Gathering - Nov - This is a relaxing social gathering for adults. Wine and beer tasting, food pairings, music and basket raffles.
  • Go Card - Nov thru Dec
  • St. Nick’s Night - Dec - A night of food, games, and crafts, Chinese auctions , pictures and story time with Santa.
  • Breakfast with Santa - Dec - Enjoy a pancake breakfast and visit with Santa Claus.
  • Lottery Fundraiser - Jan thru Feb - Each family is asked to sell tickets for this event. Winning tickets follow the 3 digit daily NYS lottery drawn each evening.
  • Meat Raffle - Feb thru April - Families sell raffle tickets for meat prizes of over $100 worth of quality fresh meat.
  • Vendor/Craft Fair - March - Small businesses and crafters can rent space to sell their wares.
  • Parish Lawn Fete - July - Plan on enjoying great food, Chinese auctions, fun games, winning prizes, listening to great music and spending time with old friends and making new ones. The 2017 Lawn Fete will be held July 14-16 2017.

8th Grade Fundraising Events

The follow events are sponsored and run by the 8th grade class to raise money for their 8th grade field trip.

  • Christmas Plant Sale - Nov thru Dec - Beautiful poinsettia plants in different colors and varieties, as well as Christmas cactus and Cyclamen for the Christmas season. These high-quality plants are grown locally at Mitchell Farms in Alden.
  • Sucker Sale - Jan thru Feb
  • Fish Fry - March
  • Mother’s Day Plant Sale