"French Knights"

March 22, 2014
Crowne Plaza Cabana, Palo Alto

Auction Updates

  • Preview Auction Items Online

    Posted March 21, 2014

    Preview all of the items available for Bid at Saturday's Royal Lancer Auction. Organize a group for a trip or party and decide which gifts you want to take home Saturday Night. If you cannot attend, find a friend who can bid for you! Visit the preview website.

  • Incredible items up for bid

    Posted March 10, 2014

    Amazing auction items are in the lineup for the Royal Lancer Auction on March 22! Sports fan? Tickets to Giants and Sharks games are available for your bid as well as experiences such as a Zamboni ride at the Shark Tank. Enjoy fine wines? Kosta Browne Pinot Noir, Silver Oak and Williams Selyem are some of the many wineries represented. Need a vacation? Los Cabos, The Big Island of Hawaii and Orlando homes are waiting for you. Make your reservation today and join in the lively bidding for these and many more items!

We can't wait to see you there! 

A dynamic and elegant “French Knights” awaits you on Saturday, March 22, 2014. This is our 31st Annual Royal Lancer Auction and it will be a night to remember!

Our 2014 Auction Chairs, Sue Jarvis and Tanya Andrade, are planning an exciting evening filled with delicious cuisine, lively auction bidding, live music and dancing and much, much more. Join us for a spectacular event you will not want to miss!

To attend
Purchase your tickets online. We would be happy to seat you with friends or with other members of your child's class...just let us know.

To contribute
We ask that all families donate an auction gift. Great gift ideas include fine wines, vacation homes, professional services, sports items and memorabilia, and tickets or certificates for events, dinners or hotels. Cash donations for underwriting are an easy way to participate and are much appreciated. Donations (link gift form pdf here) are accepted anytime.

To volunteer
Every Wednesday morning, from Jan. 9 until the event, volunteers will be working in the Andre House conference room on auction-related activities. If you are interested in helping, feel free to drop-in anytime from 9 a.m. to noon for these “Work Wednesdays”.

Please support the auction
We need the involvement of the entire SFHS community to make this key fundraising event a success for our school. We ask that you support the auction by attending, donating a gift and volunteering to help. Proceeds from the auction will benefit Phase IV of The Campaign For Saint Francis High School.

Contact Us

  • Office of Institutional Advancement
    Phone 650 968-1213 ext. 465
    Fax 650 968-3241
    Email advancement@sfhs.com

    Institutional Advancement Staff

    • Holly Elkins '93
      Executive Director of Institutional Advancement
      650 968-1213 ext. 294
    • Mike Speckman
      Director of Endowment and Financial Aid Programs
      650 968-1213 ext. 267
    • Greg Calcagno '83
      Alumni Director
      650 968-1213 ext. 293
    • Aurea DeFranco '84
      Associate Development Director
      650 968-1213 ext. 282
    • Pam Klaus
      Associate Development Officer
      650 968-1213 ext. 253
    • Gloria Joy
      Development Office Assistant
      650 968-1213 ext. 261