2022 Online Virtual Gala
The Night at the Museum Gala and Silent Auction was a great success!
Thank you so much to everyone who participated in ways big and small. We will be posting about our successes soon.
Check back soon to see the Art Challenge and Joke Contest entries and winners. They were amazing!
Help make the 2022 Gala & Auction a success!
If you would like to help with planning for the 2023 Gala please click the "Learn More" link to the right.
Thank you to our 2022 Gala Donors!
We are so grateful for your participation as a sponsor at our 3rd Annual Gala & Auction. There is simply NO better cause to support than to ensure a bright future with higher quality education for ALL of our kids!
$10-15K - VIRTUAL INNOVATION CHALLENGE PARTNERS
Reimagine Hillsdale & Newton Centers, Inc.
$5K - POSITIVE CHANGE AMBASSADOR CHALLENGE PARTNERS
Geoffrey's Diamonds and Goldsmith & City of San Mateo
$5K - BRIGHT FUTURE CHALLENGE PARTNER
First Republic Bank
$1K - COMMUNITY CHALLENGE PARTNERS
Lionakis, UZBL, Tito's Handmade Vodka, City of Foster City, Bay Meadows San Mateo, & Jacklyn Kurth Orthodontics
FRIENDS OF THE GALA
San Mateo County Central Labor Council, HKIT Architects, Foster City Chamber of Commerce, & Amici's East Coast Pizzeria
LIVE AUCTION DONORS
Barebottle Brewing Co., Chris Eckert Real Estate Team, Superintendent Diego Ochoa and the SMFC School District, Geoffrey's Diamonds and Goldsmith, Golden State Warriors, GoPro, CA Senator Josh Becker, Insurance by Allied Brokers, SMFCEF in partnership with Pinstripes, & UZBL
SILENT AUCTION DONORS
A.C.T. Theater, Alaska Airlines, All Spice Restaurant, Alpha Omega, American Eagle, Appelblom Jewelry, Ascend Aerial Arts, Avid4Adventure, Barry's, Bart Charlow, Bay Area Discovery Museum, Boreal, Breathless Wines, Broadway Grill, Buck's Restaurant of Woodside, Byington Winery, C Food Crush, Chaminade Resort, Charles Schulz Museum, Cheesecake Factory, Chipotle, Christine the Organizer, Chronicle Books, City of Foster City, City of San Mateo, Classic Kids Photography, Cline Cellars, Club Fugazi, Connie Benson Photography, Costco, CuriOdyssey, CVS, Dave & Busters, Delfina, Denny's, Domino's Pizza, Drake's, Dream Inn, Dunkin Donuts, Elements Massage, Filoli, Fine Arts Museum of SF, Foster City Police Department, Godfathers Burger Lounge, Gorjana, Grupology, Guittard Chocolate, Hafner, Hidden Villa, Hiller Aviation, Home Depot, Honig, IHOP, In-N-Out, J. Moss Vineyards, Jack's Restaurant, Jacuzzi Family Vineyards, Jersey Mike's, Justin Wines, Kunde Family Winery, Lagunitas, Lemos Farm, Lovely Tea Parties, Malibu Wine Tours, Mathnasium, Monte de Oro, Mountain Camp Woodside, Music at Kohl Mansion, Oakland A's, Oakland Zoo, Obstacourse, The Office Bar and Grill, Panera Bread, Peet's Coffee, Presidio Bowl, Reach and Teach, Rise Pizzeria, Roam Burger, SF 49ers, SF Botanical Garden, SF Giants, SF Zoo, San Jose Earthquakes, San Jose Giants, San Mateo City Council Member Diane Papan, San Mateo Consolidated Fire Department, San Mateo County History Museum, San Mateo Police Department, Schumacher Photography, Seven Hills, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Slices, Small Fry Dance Club, Smart & Final, Spinnaker Sailing, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, Stanford Athletics, Starbird, Starbucks, Subway, Target, Tech Interactive, Tech Rocks!, TheatreWorks, Toto's, Town San Carlos, Trader Joe's, Trefethen, Tutu School, Uber Eats, Undisputed Boxing Gym, USS Hornett Museum, Velo City Pizza, Verde Canyon Railroad, Walt Disney Family Museum, Wildhaven, Williams Selyem, Winchester Mystery House, & Woodside Vineyards
<$1,000 Friends of the Gala
$1,000 Community Challenge Partner
$3,000 Bright Future Challenge Partner
$5,000 Positive Change Ambassador Challenge Partner
$10,000 Virtual Innovation Challenge Partner
$20,000 For a Better Tomorrow Champion Challenge Partner
$50,000 Night at the Museum Champion Challenge Partner
Many thanks to our Gala Committee, a joint collaboration between the San Mateo-Foster City School District and San Mateo-Foster City Education Foundation. Our chairs, Shara Watkins and Marianne Wallace for your continued dedication to supporting our public school district, and to all of our volunteers and supports who have put so much time into bringing the 2022 Gala to life. We can't do any of this without you.