The Soirée

Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 24, 2019. You will not want to miss The Soirée, held in the Academy Student Center.

The celebration begins at 7 p.m. Enjoy cocktails, food from the Baton Rouge area’s best restaurants and live music by Ned Fasullo and His Fabulous Big Band Orchestra.  

As always, the night would not be complete without the excitement of the Live and Silent Auctions. And, don’t forget to get your raffle tickets for the First Pick and Dream Vacation.

Event Tickets


Purchase Tickets

Purchase your 2019 Soirée tickets online. You can also purchase a ticket for a Sister of St. Joseph as well as tickets to the Soirée Preview Party. 

Event Tickets: $60 per person.
Includes admission, free food and open bar throughout the night. 

Preview Party Ticket: $125 per person.
Includes admission to the Preview Party and main event. You will also be entered into a drawing for an exclusive door prize.

Sister Ticket: $60 per person.
Purchase an event ticket for a Sister of St. Joseph. 

If you would like to pay for your ticket with a check or need assistance making your purchase, please contact Jennifer Knight at (225) 388-2270 or

Live & Silent Auctions

Live Auction

Get your bidding paddles ready for this year’s live auction! We have exciting items for every interest.

Our First Pick raffle tickets are available again this year. Only 100 tickets will be sold, and the winner will have the opportunity to choose from any live auction item before the live auction begins.

Purchase first pick
Raffle Tickets


If you or your company are interested in donating an auction item to this year’s Soirée, please contact Jennifer Knight at (225) 388-2270 or

Dream Vacation Raffle

The lucky winner will choose from four fabulous vacation spots! 

Purchase Tickets

Soirée Sponsors

Thank you to all of our generous Soirée sponsors! The Soirée is a success because of your support of SJA.

Sanctity Level:
• Charles and Joanne Harvey

Red Level:
• Michelle and Horace Mitchell

Sponsorship opportunities remain. Complete a sponsorship form here, or contact Jennifer Knight at (225) 388-2270 or

Participating Restaurants

Not to be missed, The Soirée features delicious food from Baton Rouge’s finest restaurants and caterers.  Guests are treated to samples of house specialties and local flavors. Thanks to these talented members of our community for making The Soirée such a success.  

Participating Restaurants:

If you are interested in donating food or gift certificates, please contact Jennifer Knight at (225) 388-2270 or


We are excited to announce that Ned Fasullo and His Fabulous Big Band Orchestra will provide this year’s entertainment. Come enjoy the incredible sounds covering everything from the 1920s through popular pop hits of the 2000s, including Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Queen and The Eagles.

Make Your Gift

Make an impact on St. Joseph's Academy students today.

Make a Gift

Giving is easier than ever when you use our new Text to Give option! To make your gift to the Annual Fund from your phone, simply text the message SJA1868 to the number 41444.

This easy, secure system will send you a prompt to complete the simple donation process using your credit card.


For questions regarding Giving at SJA, please contact our Director of Mission Advancement.

Meg Gerald P'13, '16
Director of Mission Advancement
(225) 388-2254