Celebration Under the Dome

Saturday, October 13, 2018

San Diego Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common

Honorary Chairs: Joan and Irwin Jacobs
Event Co Chairs: Leslie Devaney and Marlee Ehrenfeld


Thank you to everyone who made the 2017 Celebration Under the Dome a night of such endless possibilities. The generosity of 450 guests, 59 members of our Host Committee and our 30 corporate Sponsors, raised more than $500,000 to support educational and cultural programs and new technology at 36 San Diego Public Library locations. A special thank you to Honorary Chairs Joan and Irwin Jacobs and Audrey Geisel and our Title Sponsor Qualcomm.

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors 


Thank you to our 2017 Host Committee members 

  • Keith Behner and Catherine Stiefel
  • Beyster Family
  • Kathy and Richard Binford
  • Rebecca T. Birns
  • Catherine and Phil Blair
  • Vickie L. Church
  • Jean and Michael Collins
  • Edward Tyler Cramer Family
  • Nadine and Carlo Daleo
  • The Dawe Family
  • Hon. Frank and Leslie Devaney
  • Maureen Dulbecco
  • Judy Feldman
  • Ferris Family Trust
  • Jane and Tom Fetter
  • Doug and Rosanna Forsyth
  • Rosette Garcia and Daniel Kisner
  • Bryant Garth and Baimei Guo
  • Bill and Amy Geppert
  • Roben and Fred Gerson
  • Bill and Natalie Gore
  • Marcia Hazan and Mark Cammell
  • Steve and Franci Hermes
  • Karol A. Holden
  • Clark Hunter Foundation
  • Mark and Ron Kassab
  • Linda and Mel Katz
  • K.A. Keller
  • Pradeep K Khosla
  • Janet G. Klauber and Jim Melli
  • George Lai
  • Gail and Marty Levin
  • Barbara and Matthew Loonin
  • Annie and David Malcolm
  • Marilyn and Gene Marx
  • Connie Matsui and Bill Beckman
  • Ann and Brian McDonald
  • Jack McGrory and Una Davis
  • Elizabeth B. Meyer
  • Dr. Laurence and Vera Miller
  • Steve and Susan Mollenkopf
  • Helga S. Moore
  • Judith B. Morgan
  • Elizabeth and Dene Oliver
  • Cindy and George Olmstead
  • William L. Pope and Blaise M. Pope
  • Patti Roscoe and Jim Tiffany
  • Linda and Joe Satz
  • Sheryl and Bob Scarano
  • Karen and Jeff Silberman
  • Jill and Kevin Smith
  • Katie and Dan Sullivan
  • Deborah Szekely
  • Paula Taylor and Bernie Kulchin
  • Amy and Horacio Valeiras
  • Mary L. Walshok, Ph.D.
  • Christopher and Patricia Weil
  • Sarah White and David Gray
  • Pat Wilson and Greg Rose