The Saint Benedict Education Foundation, a nonprofit organization that raises money for scholarships for the international Benedictine university in Rome, Sant’ Anselmo, will hold a fundraising event in Latrobe on August 6.

“A Sunset at the Barn” will be held on Saturday, August 6, at the Winner Palmer Nature Reserve on the campus of Saint Vincent College in Latrobe. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with an outdoor Mass, followed by cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction. Tickets are $75 per person and can be purchased by calling the foundation office at 724-805-2607. Online registration is available by going to and selecting the Saint Benedict Education Foundation events.

The Saint Benedict Education Foundation was formed in the United States in 2006 to provide support to one of the best-kept secrets in Rome, the international Benedictine University of Sant’ Anselmo. The website is