Event News


Holy Childhood has a variety of special events which take place throughout the year. We rely on the genorosity of sponsors, volunteers, and participants to make each event a success.   Please see below for information about Holy Childhood's fundraising events. 

Please contact Kate Balconi, (585) 359-3710 ext. 169, if you have any questions or would like to be involved in any of these events.

Rochester Chef of the Year Competition & Tasting Event 

Professional Chef Competition

Champagne & Wine Served Butler Style throughout event

At least 10 amazing tasting stations

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Ladies’ Golf Tournament

The 2014 event is scheduled for Monday, June 30th at Penfield Country Club.  Please contact Kate Balconi for more information at 585-359-3710 ext. 169.

Online Team & Sponsorship Registration 

Printable Team & Sponsorship Registration 

Annual Golf Tournament

The 2014 date is scheduled for Monday, June 16th at Midvale Country Club. If you are interested in joining the planning committee please contact Kate Balconi for more information. This tournament is a four person scramble and welcomes male, female, and coed teams. 

Pumpkins on Parade

Gro Moore Farms hosts this annual fundraiser to benefit Holy Childhood and it traditionally takes place in the first week of each October. Decorated hay bales are available to Henrietta businesses for a sponsorship cost of $400.00. Information regarding tickets and sponsorship is released in August of each year. 

Rochester Home & Garden Show

Holy Childhood will have a booth at the Home & Garden Show at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center during the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd. We will be selling candy bars and cash & carry items made in our Woodworking program.

Volunteers needed to help staff the table.

Click here to sign up. 

Annual Candy Sale

Each Winter (Jan.- March) over 50,000 delcicious chocolate candy bars in a variety of flavors are sold around the community on behalf of Holy Childhood. Additionally orders are taken for Easter/Spring Candy to raise money for Holy Childhood programs and services.  


Information is sent home to all Holy Childhood families. For additional information or to learn how to get involved please contact Kate Balconi at 585-359-3710 ext. 169.  

Wegmans LPGA Championship

The Wegmans LPGA Championship has moved to Monroe Golf Club in 2014.  We are currently in talks with tournament managers regarding need for concession volunteers. Please check back in April for additional information. 

Art & Craft Sale

This annual event takes place the first Saturday of November at Holy Childhood's location in Henrietta, NY.  The event consists of Holy Childhood made pies, woodworking, and ceramics. Additionally a large variety of items are crafted with care throughout the year by our very own Craft Club which meets weekly. 



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