A full weekend of events took place at the West Palm Events Horse Show, among them was Charity Woof Cup. The event supports multiple charities in their efforts to raise money by matching a Grand Prix Rider and their mount with a handler and their agility dog to compete in a relay course, racing against the clock to win the charity event! A fun and unique event enjoyed by all.
A Night in California, The New Children’s Museum’s 2016 Benefit, created an innovative experience for guests which integrated their current Eureka! exhibit into a unique night of fun and exploration. Attendees were able to indulge their inner child by reveling in the unique refreshments and entertainment while getting a firsthand look at all that The New Children’s Museum has to offer.
Local leaders are a cornerstone of the powerful movement to improve the quality of life for all those in the San Diego community, which is why UPLIFT San Diego hosts their annual UPLIFTing Citizens Tribute. The night’s theme, Making a Joyful Noise, was brought to life through several talented musicians.
San Diego Police Foundation shined a spotlight on the community spirit of our officers who go above and beyond the call of duty each and every day at the Gold Shield Gala. The evening highlighted the K9 Crimefighter Campaign that funds all the new police dogs for America’s Finest K9 Unit.
The Consul General of Mexico in San Diego Marcela Celorio welcomed friends to celebrate the 206th Anniversary of Mexico’s Independence. The Consul made a special recognition to the Institute of the Americas for improving the quality of life, being a cross border connector and improving the well-being of the hemisphere. Great food, drink and Mexican candies were enjoyed by all!
The San Diego Jewish Film Festival presented the San Diego premiere of For The Love Of Spock directed by Leonard Nimoy’s son, Adam Nimoy. The film tells the life of Star Trek’s Mr. Spock and the actor who played him, Leonard Nimoy, for nearly fifty years. Guests then had the opportunity to meet Adam Nimoy and ask him questions.
More than 330 supporters of Voices for Children gathered under the stars for the annual Starry Starry Night. Chaired by Nancy and David Doyle, the event grossed more than $1.3 million dollars to support the life-changing work of the Court Appointed Special Advocates who advocate for San Diego County foster children in Court, in schools and in the community.
The 11th annual Clásico de Golf Tournament united friends of San Ysidro Health Center as they enjoyed a day of camaraderie all while enjoying food and libations around the course. Along with awards and prizes, sponsors such as SIMNSA Health Plan alongside supporters helped raise funds and donations furthering SYHC’s commitment to improving the health and well-being of communities traditionally underserved.
Beers, burgers and brotherhood were the perfect ingredients for the largest annual gathering of Jewish Men in San Diego. The Men’s Event, organized by the Jewish Federation of San Diego County, brought a new dynamic and an exciting speaker for a wonderful evening of food, global change, and powerful company. This year’s address was given by Pulitzer-Prize winning Wall Street Journal columnist Bret Stephens.
The annual Natural High Gala was a powerful night of coming together in celebrating the lives of educators, youth and a movement that continues to change lives! Together, they raised funds that will go toward Natural High’s efforts in reaching youth through educators, coaches and mentors! Here’s to inspiring and empowering youth to find their natural high and developing the skills and courage to live life well.