Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 6 p.m.

Franciscan Center at Lourdes University

On Saturday, April 25, Lourdes University will host its annual, premier scholarship fundraising event, Luminations.  An audience of 500 guests will gather to celebrate higher education and raise funds for student scholarships.  The event will be hosted by Honorary Chairs, Harvey and Connie Tolson and Lourdes University President Dr. David Livingston and his wife, Joan.

Luminations will feature an exceptional silent auction with over 125 unique items donated by various local businesses and individuals in the community.  As guests peruse the silent auction, they will enjoy cocktails, a remarkable assortment of grazing stations and fine jazz music provided by the Maxx Band.

The entertainment program will begin promptly at 8 pm with proud Lourdes alumna, Chrys Peterson emceeing.  Performers will include the Toledo Ballet, the Toledo Opera and the Toledo Symphony Jazz Quartet.  Special out-of-town guest artist, Timothy Shew will perform Broadway favorites!

Sponsorship, advertising, silent auction donation opportunities are available.  For more information, please call 419-824-3751 or email

Our Proud 2015 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Steel Dynamics, Inc.

Harvey & Connie Tolson

John and Sarah Bates

Gold Sponsors

Heidtman Steel Products
Heidtman Steel Products

Mass Mutual Financial Group
Mass Mutual

Fifth Third Bank
Fifth Third Bank


Root Inc.

The Andersons sponsor logo
The Andersons

Sisters of St. Francis
Sisters of St. Francis

Program Solutions Group LLC.
Program Solutions Group

Muir Graphics
Muir Graphics, Inc.


Silver Sponsors