CASA DE AMPARO’S 20TH ANNUAL CRYSTAL BALL GALA TO BE HELD AT FAIRBANKS RANCH COUNTRY CLUB, FEATURING CELEBRITY CHEF, JEFFREY STRAUSS
October 10, 2018 (Rancho Santa Fe, CA) – Returning to the premier Fairbanks Ranch Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe, this year’s optional black tie gala will kick off with an elaborate cocktail reception accompanied by lavish hor d’ oeuvres. Guests will enjoy an exquisite gourmet dinner by the celebrated Solana Beach chef Jeffrey Strauss of Pamplemousse Grill.
Guests will also enjoy music and dancing with Cal-Phonics and a unique one-of-a-kind live auction which includes items such as trips to Mexico at a lavish Mansion on the beach and a Spacation at the beautiful Rancho La Puerta among other amazing Live Auction items. In addition to the live auction, there will be a silent auction that includes rare fine wines, vacation getaways, jewelry and other items sure to delight those in attendance.
The gala is the largest fundraiser of the year and raises on average $350,000 contributing substantially to Casa de Amparo’s operating revenue. Since 1999, visionary Crystal Ball Gala patrons and community members have raised funds to help Casa Kids look in to their own crystal ball and see a brighter future that is free from abuse and neglect.
Be sure to get your tickets early this year as they are sure to sell out quickly! Please visit www.casadeamparo.org/events for more information on the event or call Kate Dusenbury at 760-566-3560 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Casa de Amparo:
Established in 1978, Casa de Amparo (Home of Protection) is recognized as a leader in treating and preventing child abuse and neglect in San Diego County and beyond, with locations in Oceanside and San Marcos. The non–profit organization annually serves over 1,000 Casa Kids, from prenatal to 25 years old, as well as 950 families, through integrated trauma-informed programs that promote healing, growth, and healthy relationships. These programs include Residential Services, Counseling Services, Family Visitation, New Directions, and Young Parent Network.