Visions of Christmas

Thank you to all the CHS parents, alums, alum parents, and friends of Carondelet who shared their time, talents and resources to help make Visions of Christmas 2013 a successful event. We couldn’t do it without you!

Thank you to all of the guests who attended one or more of the events and supported us through your presence, boutique shopping, silent or live auction bidding, and/or raffle ticket purchases.

All proceeds from this year’s events will support programs and opportunities that benefit each and every one of our students.  Fund a Need proceeds will support the Tuition Assistance program. 



Visions of Christmas Drawing Trees

What an exciting time it was when at last the Drawing Tree and Quilt winners were drawn!

  1. Yuletide Treasure
         Winner:   Mary Ellen Kulawiec (mother of Mary Beth Kulawiec Dittrich '79) 
  2. A Not-So-Silent Night
    Susie Wassmer
  3. Be Merry and Bright!
    Stephanie Aragon (mother of a current freshman)
  4. A Wine Country Christmas
         Winner:   Kay Cunningham 
  5. Mele Kalikimaka
         Winner:   Patty Clark Peterson '78

Christmas Tree Skirt #1 (Red and Gold):   Susan Palomino

Christmas Tree Skirt #2 (Pastel):                Mrs. Kresse

Fund A Need Drawing for $1,000:              Jan Cabral

We extend our sincere CONGRATULATIONS to all of our lucky winners!



Volunteer Sign Ups

We need YOUR help to make Visions of Christmas a success.  Sign up below for one of the MANY different volunteer opportunities ranging from set-up to cookie baking.  Want to complete your 20 hours in one day?  This is your chance! 


Please Support our Business Sponsors  

Hewitt Jones & Fitch CPAs


Thank You for your Support! 


Kathleen Henggeler Russell 
(925) 686-5353 x151

Marybeth Anicich
(925) 686-5353 x153

You can also come by in person and talk with us. We are located in the Convent and are available year round.

Volunteer Opportunities

You will need to activate your CERVIS profile if you have not already done so (instructions found here). Please do NOT create a new profile.  If you have trouble logging on to CERVIS, please contact Christina Ditzel


Have you signed up to make cookies or sandwiches for Visions of Christmas?  See the links below for the recipes.

Cookie Recipes


Sausage Rolls

Curried Chicken Sandwiches

Cucumber Sandwiches 

Egg Salad Sandwiches

Ham and Cheese Sandwiches

Salmon Sandwiches


Please be sure to read through all of the do's and don't's listed with the recipes.