SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2019
Erik Keskinen, Gala Chair

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - Lower School 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - Lower School 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Upper School 

All committee meetings are 8:15-10:00 am

Purchase Tickets to Gala

 We look forward to having you join us!
Click HERE to Purchase Tickets

Donate to Gala Auction

We welcome members of the San Diego community and beyond to showcase their products and services at our premiere Parents Association Country Palooza Gala.
Do you have a service, product or experience that you would like to donate to the Gala auction? 
Click HERE to donate auction items.

Click HERE to download the Gala Auction Opportunity Letter to provide to prospective auction donors.

Thank you for your support of the
Francis Parker Parents Association Country Palooza Gala 2019.

Become a Gala Sponsor

Country Palooza Sponsorships Now Available! 

There are many levels of sponsorships available.  
Click HERE for the Sponsorship Packet.

Sponsorships are very important to the success of the Country Palooza Gala. 
By becoming a sponsor, you help to underwrite the cost of producing the event.
When the cost of the Gala is fully funded, every dollar raised at the event 
will go directly to students scholarships.  

If you are interested in becoming a Sponsor, please email the Gala Chair. 
Thank you to all our sponsors!

Can't attend but want to make a donation

Sorry you aren't able to join us!
You can still make a donation that will help us reach our gala fundraising goals,
and most importantly, provide financial assistance to students.
Click HERE to make a donation. 
Thank you in advance for your support.

Get Involved

Special thanks to our generous 2019 Gala Sponsors:

Black Sponsors: $30,000
Lesli & Osman Kibar

Hughes Marino


Platinum Sponsors: $25,000 

Bridgepoint Education
Gold Sponsors: $15,000
Silver Sponsors: $10,000
T. B. Penick & Sons, Inc.

Professional Maintenance Systems
Roadies: $5,000

Jimmy & Jennifer Anklesaria

The Nguyen Family

Poseidon Restaurant

Nika & Ramin Samimi

Claire & Frans van der Lee 


Fan Club: $2,500

John G. Apostolides & Carolyn Gleason de Apostolides

Roen Chiriboga & David Rosenberg

John & Jennifer Crisafulli

Ned & Kelly DeWitt

John Dunn & Deanna Baker

The Galperin Family
Summer Girgis

Sarah & Christopher Herr

Pascale & Enrico Marcelli

Cindi Mishkin & Tracy Cline

Madeleine & Alexander Nawrocki

Heather Rosing & Scott Carr

Schor Vogelzang LLP

Carin Canale-Theakston & Hillary Theakston

Paul & Tonnia Tran

Greg & Cynthia Velasquez

The Whalen Family

Claudia & Marc Wornovitzky

Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900