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Chatard-A-Bration – February 11, 2023

Mark your calendars for Chatard-A-Bration 2023 ‘A Night in the Caribbean’! Experience the flavors of the tropics, Caribbean cocktails, Silent Auction & more!

Chatard-a-Bration, a most popular event and fundraiser for Bishop Chatard, provides an atmosphere of excitement, fun and fellowship. Funds raised help provide tuition assistance for students and support for our amazing teachers through our Catholic Educators Advancement Program (CEAP).

  • The event is 5:30 – 11:00 p.m. on February 11, 2023
  • Tickets are $150 each or $1,500 for a table of 10
  • Live entertainment will be provided by The Bishops
  • Ticket sales close January 27

This is the hottest raffle in town! With only 300 total tickets being sold, your chance of winning $10,000 is almost as big as the stack of cash you could win.

    • Grand Prize: $10,000
    • Early Bird Prize: $500
    • Tickets are $100 each


  1. Fill out the online form with your request for tickets.
    Open Form.
  2. Promptly send us your payment
    Either mail your check (payable to Bishop Chatard Raffle) to Bishop Chatard High School, ATTN: Chatard-A-Bration Raffle, 5885 Crittenden Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220, or, bring in cash/check payment to the BCHS main office.


  • For the Early Bird Raffle Drawing, payment must be received by January 12, 2023 at noon. The drawing will be held on January 13.
  • Payment must be received by noon Feb. 9, 2023 to be included in the $10,000 drawing.

  • Grand prize will be drawn live during Chatard-A-Bration on Feb. 11, 2023. You need not be present to win. Only 300 tickets will be sold. Early bird winner will be included in grand prize drawing. All proceeds benefit BCHS tuition assistance and teacher compensation. License # 000572

    For further information, contact

The Senior Class party took place on Oct. 7, hosted by Kristin & Mike Felts, Suzanne & Tom Lewis, Mary & Rich McGillicuddy, Julie & John Nagel, Julie & Rob Pruitt, Lenore & Duane Schmitz and Debbie & Scott Stiffler. They raised $3,435.

The Junior Class party took place on Oct. 29, hosted by Anne & Rob Shumaker, Shannon & Todd Shaw, Jo Lynn & John Garing, Lori & John Zehner, Katie & Josh Marsh, Katie & Brad Horto, Aly & Andrew Schroeder, Joanna & Bill Touhy and Judy & Carlos Lam. They raised $5,095.

The Sophomore Class party took place on Oct. 8, hosted by Sarah & Pete Bustamante, Jen & Aaron Dixon, Joni & Erik Forestal. Jenee & Peter Forsee, Cathy & Dave Marrano, Kate & Hugh McGowan, Anne & David Monahan, Susan & Rob Paz, and Kristen & Tim Rushenberg. They raised $5,850

The Freshman class party took place on August 13, hosted by Mike & Amy Borchers, Bryan & Beth Brown, Brad & Eileen Countryman, Mike & Kristin Felts, Aly & Andy Schroeder, and Cindy & Vince Todd. They raised $5,025.

It’s never too late to donate! Use the link below and indicate which class you are associated with.

Donate here

Experiences you enjoy, so will others — a week at the lake, tickets to your favorite teams’ competitive events, wine & spirits, or gift cards to your favorite local businesses — what makes you smile, makes others smile. Share your joy and donate to the auction.

Fill out our Silent Auction Donation Form if you would like to donate to the Chatard-A-Bration Silent Auction.
Silent Auction Donation Form

Online Auction is now open! In-Person Preview is Feb. 10

  • New This year! All bidding for auction items is entirely online! And, most auction items will not be displayed at the event, so don’t miss seeing them online or at the Sneak Preview Event!
    Online auction will close at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 12
  • In-Person Sneak Preview on February 10: Join us for an Auction Sneak Preview in the Saint Benedict Center on Thursday, Feb. 10, anytime from 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. Get an exclusive, in-person look at our amazing auction items. Refreshments and charcuterie will be served.

    1. Go to:
    2. Click the Register button and fill out the form. You are required to enter a credit card. You will ONLY be charged if you make a donation and/or win an auction item
    3. After you register, click the blue link to access your personal bidding site


    1. After you register, click the blue link to access your personal bidding site
    2. Press the ‘Auction Item’ button to be directed to our fabulous auction items
    3. Tap the item, enter in your bid, then hit submit!

    Sneak Peak at some Auction Items


BCHS depends on your financial help to provide an authentic Catholic education to nearly 700 students annually. Your sponsorship through Chatard-A-Bration helps us achieve this goal! Interesting and one-of-a-kind benefits are also included with your sponsorship.

View our Sponsorship Levels and benefits Become a Chatard-A-Bration Sponsor

2022 Chatard-A-Bration Sponsors

Thank you to our 2022 Chatard-A-Bration Sponsors! Your support helps make Chatard-A-Bration a success!



Forvis Logo

Royal Sponsors

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ECO Parking Technologies
Smith Family Realty Logo and link
Fitness 4 Function logo and link
Van Vliet Family
Reed Family

White Sponsors

  • Apex Benefits
  • Huntington Bank
  • Katz, Sapper & Miller/KSM Location Advisors
  • Mike ’65 & Carla Leppert
  • Innovatemap
  • Flanner and Buchanan/Catholic Cemeteries
  • O’Brien Automotive Family
  • Fikes Fresh Brands, LLC
  • CYO
  • McGowan Insurance
  • Marian Inc.
  • Church Church Hittle & Antrim
  • Ice Miller LLP
  • Allied Automation
  • Shiel Sexton
  • Danco Roofing
  • Marian University
  • James Babcock, Inc.
  • The Drew Family
  • Thiele Heating & Air Conditioning
  • Tyler Automotive
  • Tendercare Home Health Services, Inc.


  • Steve Koers, John H. Lewis, and Paul Mullin ’97 of Lewis And Wilkins Law Firm
  • Porch Light Public Relations
  • Leppert Mortuaries
  • Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, P.C.

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