St. Germaine Children’s Charity 35th Annual Silver Tea

St. Germaine Children’s Charity hosted one of the most successful Silver Tea’s to date! The 35th annual Silver Tea was held at the beautiful Hochberg home in La Jolla on Dec. 4. With more than 350 people attending, this year was one of St. Germaine’s highest grossing Teas ever, raising more than $120,000.

Santa’s BAG Holiday Party and Toy Drive at the La Valencia

Another great year at the BAG Networking "Business Associates Group" at La Valencia Hotel for its annual Santa's BAG Holiday Party and Toy Drive.  Photography by Chris Brake Photography 

La Jolla Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center

Grand opening of La Jolla Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center, 7301 Girard Ave., Suite 202 La Jolla, 858.345.4293 Photography by Chris Brake Photography  

Fresh Start 27th Annual Butterfly Ball to Benefit Kids with Physical Deformities

San Diego nonprofit Fresh Start Surgical Gifts hosted its 27th Annual Butterfly Ball “Casino Royale” on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine. They surpassed its fundraising goal of $175,000 and raised more than $200,000 through donations from sponsors and more than 200 attendees of which 100 percent of contributions will go … Continued

Challenged Athletes Foundation 25th Anniversary Celebration

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Challenged Athletes Foundation announced they raised $3.2 million from Oct. 13 through Oct. 21 as a result of three signature fundraising events: the Million Dollar Challenge Bike Ride, Aspen Medical Products San Diego Triathlon Challenge and YMCA of San Diego County Tour de Cove.  Photos by CAF Marketing 

The BAG Networking Group Carnival Against Cancer

 The BAG Networking Group hosted its Carnival Against Cancer on Sept. 25. Proceeds from the Carnival Against Cancer benefited the new Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center. Photography by Chris Brake Photography

13th Annual Surf Dog Surf-a-Thon

Helen Woodward Animal Center held its signature beach event, the 13th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon, Sunday. Sept. 9. The center and presenting sponsor Blue Buffalo welcomed thousands of human and canine spectators to beautiful Dog Beach Del Mar for the spectacular event which featured surfing dogs, an adorable canine costume contest, a creative “freestyle surf” competition, and … Continued

San Diego International Film Festival

The San Diego Intl Film Festival produced by the San Diego Film Foundation is the region’s premier showcase for outstanding U.S. and international independent filmmaking. This year the film festival was held Oct. 10-14. Opening night featured the premiere of Can You Ever Forgive Me? starring Melissa McCarthy at the Balboa Theatre. The Night of the … Continued

Fashion Week San Diego

Fashion Week San Diego was held at the LUX Art Institute in Encinitas Oct. 12-14. Fashion Week San Diego is designed to grow the San Diego retail industry by showcasing, supporting and highlighting the pulse of emerging entrepreneurs and their creations. Photography by 656 Photography and HC Pro Photo  

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

The 10th Annual La Jolla Art and Wine Festival took place Oct. 6-7 in the La Jolla Village. Attendees enjoyed a two-day juried art show and fundraiser that has a reputation as one of the most prestigious art and wine festivals in Southern California.