Goretti "Gaela"

Sponsorship Opportunities: 

for our October 29 St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela” presented by the Archdiocese of Baltimore, at The Maryland Theatre

To be Honored:
  • Mr. & Mrs. Paul Muldowney - Outstanding Philanthropic Partners
  • Mr. Greg Eversole - The Cokey Robertson Outstanding Coach Award
  • Mrs. Mary Grove - Outstanding Faculty or Staff
  • Father Peter Rettig - Distinguished Alumni Honoree
  • Sarah Boeckman '22- Distinguished Student Honoree

Our 1st Annual St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela,” presented by the Archdiocese of Baltimore, will be on the evening of Friday, October 29, 2021 at The Maryland Theatre

We are very pleased that Archbishop William E. Lori is scheduled to join us, and we thank him for his support of St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School. 

Craig O'Connor will serve as our Master of Ceremonies.

We thank the Archdiocese of Baltimore for their very generous exclusive presenting sponsorship.  

Net proceeds from our 1st Annual St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela” will benefit our Goretti annual fund and tuition assistance.


Single Registrations are $125 (each)  

Full Table of 8 Registrations $1000

VIP Reception with Archbishop Lori Registrations are $100 additional (each)

Please note that this is an additional cost for those who have purchased a “Gaela” registration, with very limited availability.  Some sponsorships (below) include VIP Reception registrations.

In addition to individual registrations and tables, we still have sponsorship opportunities available.  Complete details on our sponsorship opportunities are below.


St. Maria Goretti Oct. 29 “Gaela” Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsors Secured (as of 10/15/2021):

Thanks to all of our generous sponsors.

$10,000 - Exclusive Presenting Sponsor

Archdiocese of Baltimore

$5,000 - Platinum

Janice & Robert Cirincione

Mike & Kathleen Murray ’80, P’09,’13,’16 &’18

Blackie, Ginny Bowen and Family

$2,500 - Gold

James & Georgia Pierne

The Gruver Family

Darlene & Jim Stojak

Mike ’81 & Sheila Muldowney

Colleen & Ed Roohan

$1,000 - Silver

United Bank

Jim & Ann Marshall P’89,’90,’95,’96 &’98

Middletown Valley Bank

Bob & Sukey Rankin

T.J. Roccograndi, ChFC®, MBA, MSFS, Charles Schwab - Hagerstown

Bushey Feight Morin Architects (Pamela J. Tetlow P’94 & GP’11 & ’13)

Dennis & Carolyn Donegan ’60 & P’88 & ’91

Cathy & Dr. Joe Padasak

Robert J. Fennel ’62 & Virginia A. Fennel P’87 & ’88

Rochelle & Mike Morrell P’00

Mary Anne & Emmet Burke P’95

NorthPaws Animal Hospital and the Becker Family (‘91, ‘91, P ‘24, ‘27, ‘27)

Carl & Louise Galligan 

Stoners On The Square (Mark & Heidi Stoner P’23 & ’25)

John & Denise ’77 Bowen and RBC Wealth Management

Marguerite and Bernie Lesky, Matt Lesky '88, Chris Lesky '93

$500 - Bronze

Corey’s Construction (Corey ’96 & Jessica Green P’23, Sandy ’66 & John Green P’88,’89,’96 & ’03, Michael Green ’03) 

The Collegium

SC&H Group

Other Sponsors:

Centric Business Systems

Brooks & Margaret McBurney

Stephen & Colleen Rettig

All of the sponsor levels below - $5000, $2500, $1000 & $500 - are not exclusive, and we welcome multiple sponsors at these levels.


$10,000 - Exclusive Presenting Sponsor: - SECURED - Archdiocese of Baltimore (1): 
Our event is billed as - Our 1st Annual St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela,” presented by the Archdiocese of Baltimore - in all event materials - print and electronic.

  • Prime seating in auditorium 
  • Opportunity to briefly address audience 
  • Table in Ballroom (8 seats)
  • Full-page program ad (premium placement on the outside back page)
  • Web/social media mention 
  • Item in swag bag 
  • Sponsor logo on The Maryland Theatre monitors 
  • Sponsor mention on mdtheatre.org event page 
  • Logos on the actual awards 
  • Invited to VIP reception with Archbishop Lori (2) 

Exclusive Presenting Sponsor has the right of first refusal on renewal for next year’s “Gaela”
 
$5,000 - Platinum:

  • Prime seating in the auditorium
  • Table in Ballroom (8 seats)
  • Full-page program ad and listing in the program
  • Web/social media mention
  • Item in swag bag
  • Sponsor logo on The Maryland Theatre monitors
  • Sponsor mention on mdtheatre.org event page
  • Invited to VIP reception with Archbishop Lori (2)

$2,500 - Gold:

  • Prime seating in auditorium
  • 4 tickets to event
  • Full-page program ad and listing in the program
  • Web/social media mention
  • Item in swag bag
  • Sponsor logo on the Maryland Theatre monitors
  • Sponsor mention on mdtheatre.org event page

$1,000 - Silver:

  • 2 tickets to event
  • Half-page program ad and listing in the program
  • Web/social media mention
  • Item in swag bag
  • Sponsor logo on the Maryland Theatre monitors
  • Sponsor mention on mdtheatre.org event page

$500 - Bronze:

  • Program listing
  • Web/social media mention
  • Item in swag bag
  • Sponsor logo on the Maryland Theatre monitors
  • Sponsor mention on mdtheatre.org event page
  • Please note that this sponsor level does not include event tickets, but tickets may be purchased separately, if they are available.


Schedule for the evening of Friday, October 29 for our St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela” at The Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown

Business attire is recommended.

Catered by Bulls & Bears.

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM       

  • Registration, Reception in Lobby for most attendees, “VIP” Reception with Archbishop Lori for those with VIP Reception tickets

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM       

  • Remarks and Awards 

7:15 PM - 9:00 PM       

  • Seated Dinner 


Please note that seating may be limited, with sponsors being offered seats prior to the sale of individual tickets.

Please also note that our sponsorships are not “industry exclusive” - multiple companies or nonprofit organizations from the same industry or sector are welcome to support our event.


St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School reserves the right to decline a sponsorship or gift that does not fit our mission, with final decisions made by the St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School board.

Contributors should consult their tax advisor regarding the tax deductibility of any gift or sponsorship.

Sponsorship commitments must be paid prior to the event, or sponsorship benefits may be cancelled.

Sponsorships are also available for our Annual St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Golf Tournament on Monday, October 4, 2021 at Fountain Head Country Club.

Please contact Vince Connelly at vconnelly@connellyfundraising.com or 443-413-6033 to reserve your sponsorship, or with any questions.


Please indicate the sponsor level that you wish to reserve, and how you wish to be listed.

We are adding Goretti “class years” to our sponsorship listings and other contributor recognition to help show that Goretti graduates, parents, grandparents, etc., support Goretti, so please indicate (if appropriate) your Goretti graduation year, and/or the graduation years of your children, grandchildren, etc.


Please send your check made payable to St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School to:

St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School

Attn: Vince Connelly - “Gaela”

18614 Crestwood Drive

Hagerstown, Maryland 21742


Please note that all support of our St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School “Gaela” is non-refundable.

We ask that all Goretti “Gaela” guests follow best practices for Covid, and keep the health of others in mind. 


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