Makers of San Diego History

Makers of San Diego History Annual Dinner:
Celebrating Our Past—Embracing Our Future

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Schedule of Events

5:30 – 7:00 PM 
Champagne Reception
San Diego History Center

7:00 – 9:30 PM 
Anniversary Dinner
Ballroom at the Prado at Balboa Park

Tickets and Table Options


Reception and Dinner Tickets:
$225  ($125 tax deductible)

VIP Reception and Dinner Tickets:
$300  ($200 tax deductible)

Reception and Dinner Table of 10:
$2,250  ($1,250 tax deductible)

VIP Reception and Dinner Table of 10:
$3,000  ($2,000 tax deductible)

Reception Only:
$125  ($100 tax deductible)

PREVIOUS MAKERS OF SAN DIEGO HISTORY HONOREES


Click links to see details about previous Makers events!

2017 History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community

2016 100th Year of the San Diego Zoo and Zoological Society

2015 Centurions of San Diego

2014 U.S. Military in San Diego and Walter J. Zable

2013 The Craft Brew Industry

2012 The Tuna Industry
2011 Sol Price

2010 Qualcomm, Inc.

2008 Transformation of Naval Training Center into Liberty Station: Wayne Donaldson, Jack Ensch, Susan Golding, Wayne Raffesberger and Mike Stepner

2007 Daniel J Tucker, Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation and Terry Cooper, Las Patronas

2005 Fred Lewis, Heart of San Diego

2003 Pauline des Granges, The Junior League of San Diego, The Evans Family and The Hom Family

2002 Honorable Lionel Van Deerlin, Honorable Leon Williams, Mary and Dallas Clark, and Robert M. Witty, Retiring Executive Director

2001 Philip Klauber, Dorothy Smith, Gustavo Romero, The Burnham Family

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

On April 21st, 2017, the San Diego History Center will host our annual dinner beginning with a champagne reception in our Atrium followed by our anniversary dinner at the Prado at Balboa Park.

Founded by civic leader George Marston, the History Center has been telling our region’s story by celebrating civic changemakers for 90 years. Join us for an unforgettable reception and dinner—come celebrate our past and be a part of our future.

The event will consist of a reception, dinner, & program. More information will be released as information becomes in available.

Dinner Sponsorship and Underwriter Opportunities

If you are unable to attend, please consider a 100% tax-deductible sponsorship and receive recognition at event. Sponsorship benefits available.

  • $15,000 Anniversary Dinner

    VIP dinner table of 10, admission to Champagne Reception, recognition in printed program, on SDHC website, in Giving Back Magazine, on all event-related publicity, in The Times Newsletter, in the Journal of San Diego History, and from the podium during reception and dinner ($14,000 tax deductible). Sponsorships available for Video Montage

  • $10,000 Champagne Reception

    VIP dinner table of 10, admission to Champagne Reception, recognition in printed program, on SDHC website, in Giving Back Magazine, on all event-related publicity, in The Times Newsletter, in the Journal of San Diego History, and from the podium during reception and dinner ($9,000 tax deductible). Sponsorships available for Journals, Champagne, Beer and Wine for Reception and Dinner

  • $5,000 90th Anniversary Sponsor

    VIP dinner table for 10, admission to Champagne Reception, recognition in printed program, on SDHC website, in Giving Back Magazine, on all event-related publicity, in The Times Newsletter, in the Journal of San Diego History, and from the podium during reception and dinner ($4,000 tax deductible). Sponsorships available for Invitations, Dessert, Florals

  • $2,500 Dinner Diversity Sponsor

    Dinner seating for 4, admission to Champagne Reception, sponsoring a table in honor of historically underrepresented communities that are part of the fabric of San Diego, recognition in printed program, on SDHC website, in Giving Back Magazine, on all event-related publicity, in The Times Newsletter, and in the Journal of San Diego History ($2,100 tax deductible). Sponsorships available for Magazine and Marketing, Audio Visual

  • $1,800 Celebration Sponsor

    Dinner seating for 2, admission to Champagne Reception, recognition in printed program, on SDHC website, in Giving Back Magazine and in the Journal of San Diego History ($1,300 tax deductible). Sponsorships available for Programs, Photographers, Entertainment

All sponsors confirmed by March 2, 2018 will be recognized at the Dinner and in the Anniversary Program.

For further information, contact Piero Berlonghi at 619-232-6203 ext 102 or pberlonghi@sandiegohistory.org

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