b'We are so blessed with a giving andinvolved parentcommunity.OurFAMILY parentsareinvaluabletoSJ23;supportingourschoolmission,FALL NIGHT highacademicandspiritualstandards,familyenrichmentevents, and co-curricular clubs. TheHomeandSchoolAssociationcoordinatesthemajorityofourTEACHER familyandstudentenrichmentprograms,teacherappreciationAPPRECIATION events, parent events, school clubs,andfundraising.Thisgroupispassionateaboutourschool,andgreatlybenefitstheentireschoolcommunity.SJ23parents,alongBACK TOwith parish and alumni volunteers,organizeandrunallofourSCHOOLschool fundraisingevents thatareBBQ so vital to our financial well-being.Funds raised from these programshelpoffsetoperatingexpenses,keep tuition rates manageable, andsupportourwonderfulstudent,faculty,andfamilyprograms.KEY EVENT Althoughtheseeventsarecalledfundraisers,theyaresomuchmore.Theyarefuneventsthatbuildfamily,community,andfriendships.'