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Columbia Restaurant owners donate $1 million to Jesuit High School

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Columbia owners give $1M to Jesuit High

The Gonzmart family, owners of the historic Columbia Restaurant, is giving $1 million to Jesuit High School, the largest alumni gift in the school's 114-year history.

The Gonzmarts have three graduates of the all-male Catholic high school: Casey Gonzmart (1965), Richard Gonzmart (1971) and Casey Gonzmart Jr. (2002). Charlie Gonzmart is a freshman.

The school will recognize the Gonzmarts' contribution during halftime ceremonies of the Jesuit vs. Trinity Catholic football game on Oct. 11. The game begins at 7:30 p.m. at Corral Memorial Stadium on campus.

The family also is the premier sponsor of the annual Fr. Richard G. Hartnett Memorial Golf Classic, which benefits Jesuit students on financial aid.

Columbia Restaurant owners donate $1 million to Jesuit High School 09/26/13 [Last modified: Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:27pm]
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