Please save the date of March 4, 2018 for the 33rd Annual Mother-Son Celebration - an event you will not want to miss!
Questions?  Contact Kristen Allen, Diane Begala, Reedy Mahoney and Diane Tomb at

2017 Mother-Son Celebration

posted Aug 21, 2017, 11:03 AM by GMC Webmaster   [ updated Aug 21, 2017, 11:03 AM ]

Thank you Mother-Son Celebration Chairs 
Kristen Allen, Diane Begala, Mary Beth Jackson & Alison Quatrini 
for a fabulous event!
Thank you to our speakers, Helen Alvare and Student President Landon Buckson.
For a summary of Guest Speaker remarks, please click here.   Mrs. Helen Alvaré – law professor at George Mason University, consultor to the Pontifical Council on the Laity, advisor to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Gonzaga mother – was the featured speaker at the Mother-Son Celebration. 
Thank you to all the dads who set up, served, and cleaned up.
Thank you to all the moms who volunteered, set up and decorated.
And thank you to all who attended in support of our boys on Eye Street.

To see photos from Mother-Son Celebration 2017, please click here and 
Gonzaga Flicker Album

To view the featured Mother-Son video, please click here.

We are sorry, this popular event is sold out.

Mother-Son Mass and Brunch Reminders

Here is everything you need to know about the
32nd Annual Mother-Son Celebration
 Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 10am
1. Seating: Click here to check for your seating table number at the brunch. Make a note of your table number for Sunday. If you were not assigned a table number please email us at as soon as possible. If you are unable to attend, please email as soon as possible so that we may accept attendees off the wait list. 

2. Parking: Parking in the garage is on a first come basis.  Please carpool if you can.

3. Mass: Begins at 10am in the Great Church of St. Aloysius. Following Mass, mothers and sons will walk to the Carmody Center for brunch.

4. The Washington School for Girls will be the recipient of our Sunday offering. To donate, please click here or in the basket at Mass.

5. Dress: “Church clothes” for mom, coat and tie for sons.

6. Portrait with your son: Stone Photography will be in the Upper Commons and in front of Our Lady’s Chapel before and after Mass/brunch starting at 9:30am.

7. Gonzaga Bookstore: Will be open at 9:00am and will stay open during & after the event. 

8. Question? Email

See you Sunday!!!
Please click here to assist with set-up on Saturday, March 4th. 

Please click here to volunteer your husband to set-up or serve at Mother-Son.

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