Lived Experiences invites you to

The Gala 2021

"a night under the stars"

Welcome to our 2021 Gala celebration event. 

Join us for an evening at the breathtaking International Legacy Center where guests will enjoy live entertainment, musical performances, gourmet plated dinner, and exciting silent auctions while we dance the night away under the stars as we celebrate all our accomplishments this past year.

Wednesday November 10th at 5:00pm 

875 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA 92108

Cocktail attire setting!

Tickets and sponsorships on sale now!

Proceeds will directly go to provide Trauma Informed Mentoring programming for high-risk youth, Mobile Food Pantry services for low-income communities, and support our new Mobile Laundry services for unsheltered individuals as we continue to overcome the hardships throughout this pandemic.

Line-Up

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Dr. Issa-Lahera

MC Host

Dr. Antonia Issa Lahera currently works as an Associate Professor at CSU Dominguez Hills in the School Leadership Program. She has worked as a mentor for the National Urban Alliance and done extensive work around the country. Dr. Issa Lahera is the author of numerous book chapters, peer reviewed articles, and books.

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David Bronner

Guest Speaker

David Bronner is an American corporate executive and activist. As the top executive at Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps, he has become known for his activism around a range of issues, especially fair trade, sustainable agriculture, animal rights, and drug policy reform.

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Foamie Homies

Entertainers

The Foamy Homies are a collective of artists, connecting people through songs and interactive performances.

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Daniel Cruz

Youth Performer

Daniel is a self-taught 17-year-old pianist from Oceanside who is a straight-A student and a fulltime employee with aspirations of going to an Ivy League University pursuing a career in Musical Arts. 

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UnderConver Jamz

Musical Performers

Undercover Jams is an r&b/soul group made of retired SDPD officers that have found a passion in singing classic 60's, 70's, and 80's hits with millions of views on YouTube and multiple social media platforms.  

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Cydny Davis

Musical Performer

Cydney Davis is an actress, singer, songwriter, and vocal coach. She has sung background for artists such as Marvin Gaye, Ray Charles, Barry White, Joe Cocker, Donna Summer, Stevie Wonder and Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. to name a few. She co-wrote the song "You're Gonna Love It" which was recorded by Motown diva Diana Ross in 1990 .

Itinerary

Cocktail HouR
5:00pm

gourmet dinner
6:00pm

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Speakers
7:00pm

Entertainers
8:00pm

Dance Floor
9:00pm

Tickets

The Visionary

Inspire the dreamers

Includes: 

-Admission

-Parking

-Gourmet dinner

$100

The Social Innovator

Be the change

Includes: 

-Admission

-Parking

-Gourmet dinner

-LE Gear

-2 signature cocktails

$200

The Pathway Creator

Pave the way

Includes: 

-Admission

-Parking

-Gourmet dinner

-LE Gear

$150

The Pioneer

A true leader

Includes: 

-Admission

-Parking

-Gourmet dinner

-LE Gear

-2 signature cocktails

-Overnight hotel stay

$300

Sponsorships

Bronze

$2,500

-One (1) table for 8 (incl. dinner and parking)
-One (1) table sponsor
-Logo recognition on LE website
-Recognition in gala itinerary program 








 

Platinum

$7,500

-One (1) table for 8 (incl. dinner and parking)
-One (1) table sponsor
-Logo recognition on LE website
-Dedicated page recognition in gala advertising and itinerary program
-Two (2) dedicated social media highlights
-Acknowledgement in the pre-gala email to all attendees




 

Gold

$5,000

-One (1) table for 8 (incl. dinner and parking)
-One (1) table sponsor
-Logo recognition on LE website
-Recognition in gala itinerary program
-One (1) dedicated social media highlight







 

Diamond

$10,000

-Two (2) tables for 8 (incl. dinner and parking)
-Two (2) table sponsors
-Logo recognition on LE website
-Dedicated front page recognition in gala advertising and itinerary program
-Two (2) dedicated social media highlights
-Acknowledgement in the pre-gala email to all attendees
-Logo on step and repeat
-Dedicated sponsor sales video promo projection during event programming

Gala Committee

Edith Sanchez Cruz

Chairwoman & Gala Chair

Oscarin Ortega

Executive Director

Gala Committee Members

Kellie Davis

Carina Martinez

Cheryl Sampson

Antonio Jacobo

Norman Sauceda

Tim Clark

Diamond
Sponsor

Gold
Sponsor

Bronze
Sponsors