Another amazing year
made possible by
Catholic United members!
Catholic United Leaders celebrate our 2022 Catholic Schools Raffle Grand Total announced on March 10, 2022. Join us!
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2022 Catholic Schools Raffle
UNOFFICIAL Prize Winners List

All names listed below are unofficial until deemed verified by Catholic United Financial staff. This list is subject to change based on our Raffle Rules and Roles. We apologize for any misspellings of names. If you have questions about this list or want to submit a spelling correction email raffle@catholicunited.org

Grand Prize:
(One Winner)

2022 Ford Escape SUV or $20,000 in cash!

Winner: Pat Crossen of O’Fallon, MO

First Prize:

(One Winner)

Dream Vacation

Winner: Scott Madsen of Aberdeen, SD

Second Prize:

(Three Winners)

Mall of America Getaway Weekend


Nicole Sikorski of Ramsey, MN
Joanne Fulligan of Brainerd, MN
Mike Lein of Motley, MN

Third Place Prizes:

(Six Winners)

LG 65-inch 4k Smart TV

Kim Rubendall of Mitchell, SD
Brian Frericks of Emily, MN
Dan Sonne of Ethan, SD
Kris Kiltie of Lakeville, MN
Brenda Rhode of Greenfield, MN
Dana and Ginger Hetland of Osakis, MN

Fourth Place Prizes:

(Four Winners)

Traeger Pro Series G3 Grill Package

Doris Kraemer of Greenwald, MN
Dale Hallin of Minneapolis, MN
Scott Halbach of Anoka, MN
Cary Pietrzak of Rice, MN

Fifth Place Prizes:

(Ten Winners)

$250 Apple Gift Card

Dave Schneigl of Pillager, MN
Mark Schwans of Rosemount, MN
Kathy Briffet of Sioux Falls, SD
Paul Piazza of Champlin, MN
Gail Hittesdorf of Little Falls, MN
Mary Kay Plank of Proctor, MN
Kris Freitas of Cincinatti, OH
Ed Benedict of Duluth, MN
Jay Jurina of Waubun, MN
Mike Larsen of Superior, WI

Sixth Place Prizes:

(Three Winners)

iFly Indoor Skydiving Party Package for 6

Mike Lebrun of Mitchell, SD
Dianne Schwecke of Schroeder, MN
John Dufesne

Seventh Place Prizes:

(Three Winners)

Solo Yukon Smokeless Backyard Fire Kit

Mark Liedl of Pequot Lakes, MN
Julia Fercello of White Bear Township, MN
Don Wagner of Cambridge, MN

Eighth Place Prizes:

(Ten Winners)

Movie Night Gift Box from Amazon.com

Michelle Foy of Sioux Falls, SD
Mike Roelofs of Motley, MN
Nic Eich of Cambridge, MN
Darick Rhodes of Bloomington, MN
Judy Smith of St. Cloud, MN
Jeni Greenwood of Minneapolis, MN
Cindy Sharbonda of Grand Rapids, MN
Kristy Kocon of Monticello, MN
Molly Roggenbuck of Watertown, SD
Claire Olson of Plymouth, MN

Ninth Place Prizes:

(Seven Winners)

Meals for 2 for a Month from Blue Apron

Doug Laumeyer of Hastings, MN
Joan Heinrich of Baxter, MN
Leo Endres of Buffalo, MN
Jill and Paul Spencer of Richfield, MN
Jim and Amy Kalthoff of Brainerd, MN
Kim Erickson of Duluth, MN
Michelle Athmann of Little Falls, MN

2022 Catholic Schools Raffle

Since 2009, the Catholic Schools Raffle has been one of the most effective and impactful fundraisers for Catholic education in the Upper Midwest. In fact, 65 percent of all K-8 Catholic schools in the region have participated at least once in the Raffle, and we’re inviting more schools to partner with us every year! 

Welcome to our new schools:

Unity High School of Burnsville, MN

Notre Dame Academy of Minnetonka, MN

Our Lady of the Lake School of Mound, MN

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School of St. Cloud, MN

St. Jude of the Lake School of Mahtomedi, MN

Father Pierz School of Religion of Pierz, MN

Holy Spirit School of St. Paul, MN

Maternity of Mary-St. Andrew School of St. Paul, MN

2022 Catholic Schools Raffle Stats

86 Partner

Across Minnesota &
South Dakota

in Prizes

Grand prize is a
brand new SUV!

Over 14,000 students

in participating

Goal: Can we beat last year's total of $1.4 million?

Yes, we can do it

One 9-foot long
raffle drum

to hold almost
400,000 tickets!

One of the most effective and successful fundraisers for Catholic education in the Upper Midwest!

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