Serving Hyde Park’s Catholic Community since 1869

5472 South Kimbark Avenue,
Hyde Park, Chicago IL, 60615-5297
Phone: (773) 324-2626 Fax: (773) 891-0602

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church Gala – The Centennial Building Ball

Lights, Camera, Gala!

Join us for a Night of Elegance and Celebration.

We are thrilled to extend an invitation to you for an unforgettable evening at the Centennial Building Ball, a majestic event commemorating the 100th Anniversary of our cherished parish church building.

This special occasion promises not only to honor a century of history and community but also to support our ongoing fundraising efforts aimed at preserving our beloved church for future generations.

We’re rolling out the red carpet just for you. Join us for a night of elegance and celebration. Don’t miss out on the event of the year mark your calendars and let’s dazzle together!


¨ Take Advantage of the Early Bird *EXTENTED UNTIL MAY 19TH* pricing of $175 per person. Available at Hospitality 1st and 3rd Sundays in the Parish Hall. Click Here to buy tickets

¨ Donate Monthly through the remainder of the year via your Building Fund envelope, Give Central, or mark the Building Fund on the envelopes available on the tables in the rear of the Church. Thank you for your generosity!

¨ Be a Sponsor of the Centennial Building Ball at one of the levels listed below. For more information and assistance, contact Brittany McGhee, Centennial Building Ball Co-Chair,

Click here to be a sponsor

¨ Donate to the Silent Auction!  Information is in the back of the Church and at Hospitality Sundays, or contact directly Co-Chairs Carrie & Rolf Barth: