Annual Soup Luncheon & Auctions




Service & Justice Trips 


Thursday, February 14, 2019

11:30 AM

Harper Center Ballroom

Auctioneers: Dr. Mary Ann Danielson and Dr. Wayne Young, Jr.

Reservations: Reserve a table of 10 for $250. Contact Ken Reed-Bouley at 402-280-2754 or to reserve a table.

New this year: more stories from students! In order to make time for this most meaningful part of the event, we will no longer hold a silent auction but will still have a short live auction. Below are sponsors and sample auction items from last year’s event!


Community Champion




Mark and Terri Laughlin





Mark Goodman, MD

Tom and Mary Ellen Brabec









Danielson Incorporated

State Farm – Grant Mussman

Great Western Bank

Windstar Lines, Inc.

Burlington Capital

Pay-LESS Office Products





Dinner for eight with President Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, SJ

Creighton University’s 25th president will host you and seven guests in his apartment, the ConAgra Suite on the top (12th) floor of Heider Hall. This delightful evening includes it all: excellent company and conversation, great food and drink, and one of the best views in all of Omaha. (Mutually agreed upon time from July to December, 2019.) Donated by: Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, SJ Value: $585 (Just for food & beverages at $65 pp Opening bid: $1000

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Children’s Summer Pool Party hosted by Mary Chase and Jim Berscheidt

Trying to find the perfect birthday party for your child? What about just a fun summer get together for you and your child’s friends? Jim Berscheidt and Mary Chase have teamed up to provide a summer party like no other! Sun, fun, swimming, pizza, and drinks all included. No prep, no clean up on your part! On a mutually agreed upon date during the summer of 2019, up to 10 kids can enjoy 2-3 hours of swimming and snacking in Jim and Mary’s private backyard neighborhood pool (Oak Hills neighborhood near 120th and Q). The pool has a basketball hoop, diving board and there is enough space for a quick game of whiffle ball or kickball if the kids need a break from the water. The successful bidder should contact Mary Chase to arrange for the date and times so invitations can be sent to your guests.Donated by: Mary Chase and Jim Berscheidt Value: Priceless Opening bid: $200



4 College World Series Front Row Tickets

Enjoy a 2019 College World Series Game at TD Ameritrade Park.  Package consists of four premium front row Club Level seats on the first base side with a fantastic view, and a parking pass to nearby lot. Buyer and donor to coordinate a mutually agreeable afternoon or evening game. June 15-25, 201. Donated by: Ron and Teri Quinn Value: $500 Opening Bid: $300





“Suite” View at the CHI Health Center

Watch a men’s basketball game in the comfort of the Creighton Athletics suite at the CHI Health Center with seven of your friends/family. Snacks, soda, and water provided with an option to purchase additional items in the suite. For a mutually agreed upon game during the 2019-2020 season. Must contact Athletic Development Office by Labor Day to schedule the specific game. Nebraska game, select non-conference and select BIG EAST games are unavailable. Donated by: Creighton Department of Athletics Value: $1000 Opening bid: $600


“Raise your Paddle (or Fill Out Your Giving Sheet!)”
This year the SCSJ awarded $25,000 in need-based and leadership scholarships enabling 177 (out of 379) students to participate who otherwise may not have been able to go. We further subsidize the cost of every participant. Here’s your chance to make a tax-deductible contribution to support the students. Directions for how to give are on your tables. You can give at any time! Every donation, large and small, is greatly appreciated! We will start the bidding at a high of $1000 and go down from there.