The 2020 Gesu Gala is April 30, 2020!

The 2020 Gesu Gala -- Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow -- promises to be our most celebratory evening of the year! Join us at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue on April 30, 2020 from 6-9pm to support Gesu School’s students. This memorable evening includes:

  • Presentation of the Gesu Spirit Medals to both Rosemary Español, CFM and Saint Joseph’s University
  • Cocktail reception with hors d'oeuvres and sit-down dinner
  • Inspiring performances by Gesu students and alumni, including the Gesu Gospel Choir
  • Live auction with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities
  • Silent student art auction
  • Junior Board silent auction

Sponsor/patron opportunities are now available. Learn more here.

February 21 is the deadline to be listed in the gala invitation.

Event Contact
Sarah Stirzel Cuzzolina, Director of Special Events
215 763 9077

Thank you to our Gala Co-Chairs -- Craig & Jean Burns, Jenn & Phil Flynn, and Mike & Joyce Hagan -- and the 2020 Gala Committee for their tireless efforts on behalf of Gesu students.

We are grateful to our 2020 Gesu Gala sponsors for their generous support of this event and their dedication to quality education in North Philadelphia.

About the Gesu Gala
The Gesu Gala is an annual fundraiser that supports Gesu School in its mission to help North Philadelphia’s children to transcend all forms of poverty through a comprehensive, innovative education. The Gesu Gala supports forward-thinking academic and extracurricular programming that empowers students to develop their strengths, overcome challenges, and become positive, engaged members of the community and the world.

About the Gesu Spirit Medal
The Gesu Spirit Medal honors individuals who have shown extraordinary commitment to Gesu School through their loyal advocacy and actions, and who have made a significant contribution to Gesu School’s success as a model inner-city elementary school.