2024 St. Andrew Gala » Celebrating the Stars of St. Andrew School

Celebrating the Stars of St. Andrew School

Friday, April 19, 2024
6:00 pm to Midnight
The Westin Pasadena
191 N Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
St. Andrew School is thrilled to announce our 21st Annual Gala -- Night of Stars: Celebrating the Stars of St. Andrew School!  We cordially invite you to join us for an elegant unforgettable evening dedicated to philanthropy and the celebration of Catholic education.
This Gala serves as a vital opportunity for our community to come together and support our mission of providing scholarships and enhancing educational programs at St. Andrew School. With your generous contributions, we can continue to uphold our legacy of excellence in education for generations to come.
Throughout our 127 years of service, we have been blessed with unwavering support from individuals like you who believe in our mission. As we honor those who have played a pivotal role in our success, we invite you to become a part of our legacy and help us shape the future of Catholic education.
Your participation in our Gala is crucial to our continued success, and we are immensely grateful for your support. Together, we can make a profound impact on the lives of our students and uphold the values of service, faith, and educational excellence that define St. Andrew School.
Thank you for considering joining us for this special evening. We eagerly anticipate your presence and look forward to celebrating with you as we make our Gala a resounding success.
Celebrating our St. Andrew Star, Mrs. Evelyn Ortiz

Join us in honoring Mrs. Evelyn Ortiz, as she concludes her remarkable 42-year career in Catholic Education, with 22 years dedicated to St. Andrew School. Mrs. Ortiz has been a guiding light, shaping the futures of countless eighth graders and preparing them for success in the most prestigious Catholic high schools in the area. Her dedication and passion have left an indelible mark on our community, earning her admiration and respect from colleagues, parents, and students alike.

Mrs. Ortiz's legacy is one of unwavering commitment to excellence and unwavering support for her students, ensuring they thrive academically, spiritually, and personally. As she embarks on a well-deserved retirement, we express our deepest gratitude for her service and wish her continued happiness and fulfillment in the next chapter of her life. Mrs. Evelyn Ortiz's impact will be felt for generations to come, a testament to her enduring influence and profound dedication to Catholic education.


General Admission
Each general admission ticket grants entry for one guest and includes a three-course dinner.
VIP Table

Each VIP Table includes entry for ten (10) guests, a three-course meal, and special additions -- including bubbles.


Dress Code
Attire for our Gala is formal, allowing for slightly less formal dress. While a tuxedo is not required, gentlemen can opt for a formal dark suit with a white shirt and tie. Ladies have various options, such as a floor-length gown or a fancy cocktail dress. 
Parking is available through the Westin Hotel. Valet parking is $21 and self-parking is $18. Street parking is available, but limited. Rideshare is encouraged. 
Meal Options
The main entree is a chicken dish, and there is also a vegetarian option available. Please indicate in your RSVP notes if you would like a vegetarian entree. 

Event Agenda

6:00 pm 
Check-In and Silent Auction Begin
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cocktail Hour
7:00 pm
Call to Dinner
7:45 pm
Live Auction
9:00 pm
Silent Auction Ends
Raffle Winners Announced
Dancing Begins