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Join us virtually for Tailgate 2021!  We are planning a hybrid event with reduced in-person attendance, as well as a virtual event. You will be able to bid online from your phone or computer and you can join us live the night of the event for special videos and more. All bidding will be available through Bidpal prior to and during the auction.

This is a wonderful event for our school community and we are working hard to ensure it is safe and fun! More details will be shared as we get closer, but whether you plan to tailgate in person or virtually mark your calendars to join the Tailgate!

Ways to support:

  • Be a sponsor to our auction
  • Have something to donate? Download the donation form, and drop it by as well as the donation to 931 S. Byers Ave. in Joplin.
  • Donate goods, services, gift cards, trips and more
  • Buy Raffle Tickets – Raffle tickets are $5 each or purchase 5 tickets for $20. Prizes are $1,885 (the year Catholic education started in Joplin), $135 (how many years since the schools were founded) and a $50 dinner gift certificate. 

Lego Education & Robotics that will provide our students hands-on, cross-curricular learning opportunities that inspire enhanced interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). By utilizing Lego Education Resources, we will be able to address the Missouri State standards that require students to approach complex problems, break down challenges into small pieces, and resolve the challenges in a logical manner—critical skill in all industries and walks of life. We are seeking to raise $30,000+ to purchase 4th – 8th grade resources for both co-curricular as well as robotics clubs.

Questions or want to make a donation? Contact or call 417-624-5003 ext. 207

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Platinum Sponsors

Gardner Express Care
CLUB 609 - 2019 Gold Sponsor
HI-POINT - 2019 Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

CLUB 609 - 2019 Gold Sponsor
HI-POINT - 2019 Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

FREEMAN Health System - 2019 Silver Sponsor

Friend Sponsors

Southwest Missouri Bank - 2019 Friend Sponsor
Southwest Missouri Bank - 2019 Friend Sponsor


Dessert Sponsors

JACS Business Office
930 South Pearl Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801

St. Mary's Elementary School
3025 South Central City Road
Joplin, MO 64804

St. Peter's Middle School
931 South Byers Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801

McAuley Catholic High School
930 South Pearl Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801