Events and Sponsorships

TRADITION LOTTERY - 12 MONTHLY DRAWINGS

The Tradition Lottery is an annual joint fundraising event between Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial High Schools. Yearly tickets are $100 each, with monthly drawings for $10,000, $1,500, $1,000 and $500. Winning numbers go back into the pot after each drawing, giving you wonderful odds to win. Drawings take place on the third Thursday of every month of the year, with the first drawing in January.
2021 IGC#: 153915

January 2021 Winners:

$10,000 - Ticket #825- Kim Anderson, Evansville, IN
$1, 500 - Ticket #460 - Jim Mattingly, Evansville, IN
$1,000 - Ticket #1979 - Anonymous, Evansville, IN
$500 - Ticket #211 - Katie Graff, Evansville, IN

February 2021 Winners:

$10,000 - Ticket #0990 - Kathy Mitchell, Poseyville, IN
$1,500 - Ticket #2245 - Ashley Bailey, Newburgh, IN (Gift from Tom & Sandy Bailey)
$1,000 - Ticket #1022 - Tim Mahoney, Evansville, IN
$500 - Ticket #1087 - Ben Stockton Jr., Evansville, IN

BIG BINGO - 2021 CANCELED

Due to the complications and concerns over proper safety for our volunteers and guests, we have unfortunately decided to cancel the 2021 Big Bingo.

We look forward to this event and seeing all of you every year, but we know that health and safety come first.

Please contact Mallory Hertel at Mater Dei: mhertel@evdio.org or 812-499-1570 or Maria Quinton at Memorial: mariaquinton@evdio.org or 812-303-0006 for a refund, otherwise, your ticket purchase will be considered a donation for the Evansville Catholic High Schools.

We look forward to gathering once again in 2022 for our biggest event yet. We wish you all good health during this time!

2020 IGC#: 152142

TRADITION GOLF OUTING - JUNE 14, 2021

The fourth yearly shared event between Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial, the outing is held at Evansville Country Club. An average of 30 foursomes, made up of local businesses and donors, play in the scramble style event which includes lunch, reception, and awards. The Tradition Classic, and all other joint events throughout the year, are held to allow all families the option of an affordable, Catholic, high school education.

TOMORROW'S WORK FORCE - OCTOBER 1, 2020

In 2001, Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial High Schools initiated a program to recognize students for their leadership, academic achievement and community involvement. This program became known as Tomorrow's Work Force. The luncheon event brings together student Leadership Award recipients, parents, Reitz Memorial and Mater Dei leadership, and prominent business and community leaders.