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Volunteering to help with X-Travaganza is a fun and rewarding way to meet fellow parents, alumni and other St. Xavier supporters. Please read through the many opportunities and consider joining the X-traordinary volunteer community that is X-Travaganza!

Questions? Contact the X-Travaganza Office at 513.761.7815.
 - Joyce Bowman at ext. 111.
 - Cathy Cionni at ext. 113.

  • Catalog Writing
    • Volunteer to write descriptions of auction items for event and online auctions.
  • Decorations
    • Create and build decorations to transform the Ellis Gym and lobby for X-Travaganza. Work begins in January and volunteers work when they are available.
  • Donor Renewal
    • Letters are sent to X-Travaganza donors from the previous year. Volunteers make follow up phone calls to past donors to see if they will donate an item again.
  • Food
    • Volunteers provide snacks or drinks as needed for various X-Travaganza activities.
  • Gift Gathering Parties
    • Host an X-Travaganza gift gathering party in your home or help as a co-host.
  • Gift Pick Up
    • Committee members pick up gifts from donors and deliver the gifts to St. Xavier. Volunteers are designated to pick up items in their own area of town.
  • Golf Outing
    • Help to plan the event or volunteer the day of the event.  Event volunteers help with set-up, check in and games on the course during the golf outing.

  • Grand Raffle
    • Grand Raffle kicks off in January. Letters are mailed out to current parents and past raffle ticket buyers. Follow up phone calls are made January through March. Help is needed making phone calls, sending emails and with office work.
  • Ladies Bunco Night
    • Work on the planning committee or volunteer the night of the event.  Event volunteers help with set-up, check in, bar and clean-up.
  • Live Auction
    • Committee volunteers procure high value gifts that will be used for the X-Travaganza Live Auction.
  • New Gifts
    • Volunteers acquire gifts from donors who did not give to X-Travaganza the previous year, contacting businesses, restaurants and other contacts to find new donors of auction items. Volunteers receive a packet of helpful information in the fall to get started. Great for freshman parents and anyone with some new contacts or connections.
  • Office Work
    • Volunteers help in the X-Travaganza office with filing, mailings, computer entry, photography, etc.
  • Opening Party
    • Held in the Berning Gym the Friday before X-Travaganza, volunteers at this casual preview party help with set-up, raffle/split the pot ticket sales, silent auction or bar.
  • Trivia Night
    • Volunteers help with event set-up, bar or clean up at this evening event.
  • X-Travaganza Event Set-Up
    • Volunteers help set up decorations, shelving, etc. in the gym and lobby.
  • X-Travaganza Silent Auction Display
    • Volunteers help arrange silent auction items.
  • X-Travaganza Event Night
    • Volunteer for a shift the night of X-Travaganza to help with raffles, duck pond, silent auctions, sign up parties, etc.!
  • X-Travaganza Event Clean Up
    • On the Sunday after X-Trav, help is needed to tear down tables and chairs, collect decorations for storage and clean up the gyms and lobby.




Xtrav sponsor




Vandercar logo


Sapphire Sponsors

Absolute Title logo


Deloitte logo


Mike's Carwash Logo


Path Forward Logo


Waddle Family Foundation



Albach Sponsor


Pearl sponsors 

AAA Club Alliance

The Deutsch, Smith & Colangelo Group at Baird Private Wealth Management

Graystone Consulting

Kopf Hunter Haas Realtors

Dr. Kevin Reilly ’82 and   

  Dr. Christopher Ruhnke, 

TriHealth Orthopedics


 silver sponsors 

Bray Construction Services, LLC

Gary '73 and Dina Gruber

Adam '88 and Colleen Ireton

J Flow Controls

Ken Neyer Plumbing Inc.

Midland Atlantic Properties

Richards Electric Supply


 BRONze Sponsors

Angie Munafo Apking, Sibcy Cline Realtors

Draznik Group, Coldwell Banker West Shell

Brian and Amy Gockerman

Kevin and Laura Martin

Brian and Karen Robinson

Ashraf and Katherine Shehata



1191 Beach Properties LLC, Paul and Staci Rumpke 

Lady on the Roof™

American Scaffolding Inc.

Bond Furniture and Design

Carrelli Interior Design and Furniture Gallery

Custom Tooling Company

Juszczyk Chiropractic

Loth, Inc.

Rudler, PSC

Scarlet & Gray Facility Services, Inc.

Tom and Mary Jo Wiedemann

Yost Pharmacy



Dewey's Pizza logo



Health Carousel Logo


Rx n Go logo