St. James' Church

A Night in Italy:
2018 Gala Dinner & Silent Auction

You are invited to our annual Gala Dinner and Silent Auction for a night of food and fun. All are welcome; you do not need to be a member of St. James’ to attend! Complimentary child care will be provided onsite.

Event Details

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 5:00 pm
St. James’ Church of South Pasadena
1325 Monterey Rd, South Pasadena, CA 91030


Underwriters are integral to the success of the Gala. If you, or your organization, would like to underwrite a particular portion of the program (e.g. dinner, dessert, wine, entertainment, etc.) please indicate so on your online donation, or consider underwriting the entire experience at one of the following levels:

  1. • Saint: $2,500 +

  2. • Archangel: $1,000 – $2,499

  3. • Guardian Angel: $500 – $999

  4. • Angel: $100 – $400

  5. • Shepherd: Up to $99

As a gala underwriter, your name/organization will be added to the list of underwriters included in the printed gala materials and given a featured thank your in our newsletter and on our social media. Those who underwrite at $250 or more will be gifted two complimentary gala tickets and 5 raffle entries.

Become an Underwriter

Have questions? Contact Caitlyn Ference-Saunders at


Would you like to contribute an item or experience to the silent auction? Do you know a local business or individual whose services should be shared? We are looking for exciting donations from the community to make this year’s event a success!

Not sure what to donate or who to ask for a donation? Here are a few ideas:

  1. • Golf or Spa Package

  2. • Vacation Rentals & Resort Packages

  3. • Sporting, Theatrical, or Musical Event Tickets

  4. • Gift Certificates to Your Favorite Restaurant and/or Bar

  5. • Jewelry & Designer Accessories

  6. • Electronics

  7. • Memorabilia

  8. • Business Services (e.g. Photography, Consulting, Babysitting)

  9. • Host a Private Party in Your Home or Club

Download and return this form by email, regular mail, or in-person to the Church Office at 1325 Monterey Rd, South Pasadena, CA 91030 by September 1st.

Have questions? Contact Caitlyn Ference-Saunders at


Individual Tickets


Includes dinner for one; will be available for purchase until Sunday, September 23rd.

Table Reservations (8 Seats)


Includes dinner for eight; will be available for purchase until Sunday, September 9th.

Wine Tasting


Add on an exclusive wine tasting experience during cocktail hour. $25 per person or $40 per couple, you'll be able to choose your time slot during the checkout process.


If you would like to volunteer for this years gala, fill out this form and a Gala Committee member will contact you shortly.

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