Lutheran High School’s 42nd Gryphon Gala:

“Oh, The Places You’ll Go!”

April 6, 2019

The Gryphon Gala includes a silent auction and hospitality hour beginning at 5pm, followed by dinner at 6pm, and the verbal auction at 7:30pm.  The attire is dressy casual.  Tickets to the Gala are $60/person (tables of 10 are available for $600).  Proceeds will benefit Lutheran High School.  Some items in the auction include dinner parties, original artwork, and restaurant and hotel gift certificates!  This year we’re also taking the auction on-line! Click Here to Go to our Auction Page:  Gryphon Gala & Auction Website

For ticket information and reservations, contact Gigi Saak at 504-606-9669.  Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to re-unite with friends!!  Hope to see you there!!!  Please click this link for an auction packet which includes information on fund-raising parties, sponsorships, donations, and advertising opportunities!  Parent Auction Packet.08.15.18

We are asking for your assistance to make this year’s Gala a huge success. Here’s how you can help:


Please mark your calendar for Saturday, April 6, 2019 for the Gala. Please encourage as many people as you now to attend. You can invite family
members, friends, neighbors, etc.!  Lutheran High School’s Gryphon Gala XLII will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Atonement Lutheran Church and School.  “Oh, The Places You’ll Go!” is the theme of the event which includes a silent auction and hospitality hour beginning at 5 pm, followed by dinner at 6 pm, and the verbal auction at 7:30 pm.  The attire is dressy casual.  Proceeds will benefit Lutheran High School.  For ticket information and reservations, contact Nicole Alleman at 504-628-7819.  If you have items you would like to donate or for more information regarding the auction, please contact Lutheran High School at 504-455-4062.  To view gifts and bid online, visit the auction website: bidding will close on Friday, April 5th.


We need donations for the auction. Donations can be made in the form of a cash donation, items for the auction, advertising in the gala auction catalog,or sponsoring the gala. Even if you cannot provide any of those things, we are sure you know of a business that may be willing to donate. Please take the time to review the enclosed documents, then make a list of all the business you can approach to donate. If you wish, we can contact the business on your behalf. Simply send us an email with the business’ name, the contact person, email address, and phone number.  Email us at We will do the rest. Remember: all donations are tax-deductible.


Regardless of how much or how little time you can volunteer, we truly need your help! You can volunteer to help with soliciting donations, preparing
letters for mailing, helping set-up for the auction, or helping at the auction itself. Please email us at to let us know if you are interested!


We will be hosting amazing parties between August 2018 and February 2019 to mingle and to raise money for the auction. We are currently
working on a “Spiked Sunday”, “Flip Flops & Lemon Drops” pool party, “Bourbon & BBQ”, and a wine tasting to name a few. Attached are the flyers for two of those parties. You can also like our Facebook page – 2019 Gryphon Spring Auction & Gala.
We will post all updates on our page.

To make a donation or contribution or for more information,

Please call LHS @ 504.455.4062

Important dates:

Saturday, September 22, 2018 – Gift Gathering Backyard Pool Party from 11-2p.m.  RSVP by Sept. 5th to (504) 606-9669 or  Gifts or a donation of $50 or greater per person (cash or checks).
Friday, November 30, 2018 – Wine Tasting Party from 7 – 9 p.m. at Atonement Lutheran Gym, 6500 Riverside Drive, Kenner, 70065.  RSVP by November 1, 2018 to Gig Saak (504) 606-6996 or at
Sunday, March 24, 2019Spiked Sunday Gift Gathering Party at 5862 Fleur De Lis Drive, New Orleans, LA  70124.  RSVP: or (504) 722-8460.
The dates of additional gift gathering parties will be announced as soon as they are scheduled.