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43rd Steer Dinner an Avila success

KANSAS CITY — Since the Steer Dinner was started by then-president of Avila College, Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Olive Louise Dallavis 43 years ago, alumni, family and friends of the university have contributed more than $12 million toward scholarships for its undergraduate students. The dinner Feb. 2 at the Marriott- Muehlebach Hotel downtown, […]

Steer Dinner raises $1 million for Avila scholarships

It’s been 39 years since Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Olive Louise Dallavis, then-president of Avila College, started the Steer Dinner to raise money for student scholarships.

Steer Dinner raises scholarship funds to help Avila students

Thirty eight years ago, Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Olive Louise Dallavis, then-president of Avila, received an unexpected 4-legged gift from some area businessmen.

Avila gala raises funds for scholarships so lives can change

As about 500 people clapped and cheered, Avila University raised $501, 400 for the university’s scholarship fund at the 36th annual Steer Dinner and auction Feb. 18 at the Sheraton Hotel at the Overland Park Convention Center.

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September 22, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph