2019 marks the 50th anniversary of Center for Community Solutions. Since we started in 1969, we have made a significant impact in the lives of thousands of individuals affected by intimate partner violence, sexual assault and stalking. These accomplishments and strides would not have been possible without the tireless commitment and support of community members like you. We invite you to join us in celebrating this milestone year.
50th Anniversary Gala
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 | USS Midway Museum
An evening to celebrate and honor the legacy of a community dedicated to ending violence and continue supporting survivors and families impacted by intimate partner violence and sexual assault.
6PM | Sponsor early check-in & Champagne toast
6:30PM | Guest registration, dinner, cocktails, live music & other surprises!
8PM | Event program with keynote speaker Geena Davis and live auction
Business / Cocktail Attire | Due to irregularities on the deck of the ship, flat or platform shoes are recommended
(RSVP by May 30)
Keynote Speaker | Geena Davis
Academy Award winner Geena Davis is one of Hollywood's most respected actors, appearing in several roles that became cultural landmarks such as Thelma and Louise, A league of Their Own, Tootsie, Beetlejuice, and Stuart Little.
Geena Davis is not only an Oscar and Golden Globe-winning actor, but is widely recognized for her tireless advocacy of women and girls. She is the Founder and Chair of the non-profit Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, was appointed Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICT for the UN's International Telecommunication Union (ITU), and is an official partner of the UN Women.
Sponsorship includes benefits to both of our anniversary fundraising events, 50th Anniversary Gala (June 5th) and Tea & Tonic (October, time/date TBA), and provides access to a premier target audience with an anticipated combined attendance of over 1,200 community members, businesses, corporations, philanthropists and civic leaders.
USS Midway Museum
910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Complimentary parking provided for Gala guests
KATHRYN & DANIEL SULLIVAN FOUNDATION
LAUREL BARRY & DAVID PURSIANO
LIZA BOYER & HARRY ENGEL