Saturday, May 9, 2020

on the Linda Vista Campus

Liz Zborowski, Gala Chair

Sponsorship Opportunities available 

Click HERE for the sponsorship packet
For more information on sponsorships,
contact Gala Chair at 
Thank you.

Auction Items

We welcome members of the San Diego community and beyond to showcase their products and services at our premiere Parents Association SAIL AWAY SOIREE 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 Gala 2020.

Gala Committee Meeting Dates

All meetings will take place from 8:15 - 10:15 am 
on the Linda Vista Campus in the room locations as noted

Thursday, Sept 26, 2019  (Lawrence Commons - Middle School)
Thursday, Oct 24, 2019  (Casey Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, Nov 21, 2019  (Samikoglu Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, Dec 19, 2019  (Casey Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, Jan 16, 2020  (Lawrence Commons - Middle School)
Thursday, Feb 13, 2020  (Casey Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, March 19, 2020  (Samikoglu Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, April 9, 2020  (Casey Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, April 23, 2020  (Casey Family Room in Student Life Center)
Thursday, May 7, 2020  (Nicholas Commons - Upper School)
Thursday, May 21, 2020  (Nicholas Commons - Upper School)

Join the Gala Committee

Many volunteer opportunities are available for the Gala. Feel free to check multiple boxes! If you have any questions, please contact the Gala Chair Liz Zborowski at

Special thanks to our generous 2020 Gala Sponsors:

Admirals: $30,000
Sandra and Sassan Alavi
Lesli and Osman Kibar
WestPac Wealth Partners

Captains: $25,000 
Kurin, Inc.

Commodores: $15,000
First Mates: $10,000
Natasha and Kristian Allos
PMS Professional Maintenance Systems
Skippers: $5,000
Jimmy and Jennifer Anklesaria
The Cotton Family
Hernholm Group
Hughes Marino
The Nguyen Family
Poseidon Restaurant
Heather Rosing and Scott Carr
Carin Canale-Theakston and Hillary Theakston
Crew: $2,500

Jennifer and John Crisafulli
Hany Girgis
Cindi Mishkin and Tracy Cline
Madeleine and Alexander Nawrocki
 Schor Vogelzang & Chung LLP
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