Providing exceptional educational resources and opportunities has allowed the Academy of Our Lady of Peace to inspire and foster success in many young women for over a century. Their Third Annual Women’s Symposium fulfilled the same purpose by hosting a panel of 15 remarkable women to share their advice and experience. Notable speakers included noted Chef Marcela Valladolid, Dr. Priscilla Ybarra, art connoisseur Priscilla Guido, newscaster Katia Lopez-Hodoyan and event co-chairs Francesca Castagnola and Danitza Villanueva.
A special event only for donors, lenders, and special friends, the San Diego History Center hosted an exclusive exhibition opening of The History and Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community. The exhibit was on display so these honored guests could view the remarkable history of San Diego’s Jewish Community while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. The evening was in preparation of their upcoming gala on June 10.
Make a Wish San Diego’s Annual Ladies Fashion Event not only provided attendees with an opportunity to indulge in some guilt-free shopping, but a chance to contribute to their exceptional wish granting efforts. The event was perfect balance between charitable efforts and fun with a silent auction, fashion show, and more.
Consistently seeking to exceed the expectations of their guests, Sycuan recently announced that they will be expanding their resort. The new development will improve the gaming experience with more space and games, will now include a gorgeous hotel with a 12 story tower, pools and gardens with resort-style amenities, as well as conference rooms and dining. With Sycuan, we really do Play, Build, Win, Together!
Exemplary philanthropist and established businesswoman Jane Weitzman served as the perfect speaker at the Lions of Judah Luncheon. The Jewish Foundation of San Diego County showed their appreciation for the female philanthropists who have made a significant contribution to their annual campaign with an elegant event honoring their efforts.
M Winehouse by Melero just celebrated its 2nd anniversary with friends, family, guests and loyal patrons. The wine bar in Little Italy has built a reputation for offering some of the finest wines best specialty drinks served up by friendly staff. Ruth Melero, proprietor is always happy to say hello, so drop by and explore her exquisite wine list and food pairings!
Each year, Girl Scouts San Diego honors exemplary women whose personal and professional lives make them consummate role models for girls. These Cool Women make the world a better place as they balance work, family, friends and community service. The event helps keep Girl Scouting available and affordable for more than 35,000 local members.
El primer evento de Las Hijas de Las Damas Católicas se llevó a cabo en el Museo El Cubo, con el fin de recaudar fondos para los más necesitados de Tijuana. Los fondos recaudados se destinarán a las instituciones de caridad del área de oncología del Hospital General de Tijuana. El Hospital nunca le dice que no a un enfermo y su trabajo es gracias a las donaciones que les permiten salir adelante.
Sexual assault, stalking and domestic violence are important issues that are the cornerstone of services provided by Center for Community Solutions. Actor and former athlete, Terry Crews, is an advocate for the organization driven by his first-hand experience and was the guest speaker at their 18th Annual Tea and Tonic.
Families had the opportunity to participate in Easter egg hunt and photos with the guest of honor, the Easter Bunny, while also contributing to a great cause. Food, boutique shopping and crafts were part of the family friendly day. All proceeds raised by Miracle Babies Mexico were donated to the construction efforts for a newborn procedure room at the General Hospital of Tijuana.