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Sponsorship Opportunities


Provide Leading Support

Become a Sponsor Today

Founders Gala sponsors provide leading support to the university’s signature fundraising event. The Founders Gala draws more than 500 of the region’s most prominent corporate, philanthropic, and community leaders, along with university trustees, administrators, alumni, and friends.

Sponsorship opportunities begin at $10,000 and include table(s) with preferred seating. Net proceeds support much-needed scholarships for USD undergraduate, graduate, and law students. Payment plans are available through May 1, 2022 for committed pledges.

Become a Sponsor Today

Coreen G. Petti, Founders Gala Event Chair: (619) 260-4690 or cpetti@sandiego.edu
Derek Legg, Corporate Partnerships Manager: (619) 260-4632 or dlegg@sandiego.edu


Presenting Sponsor

Legacy Sponsor

Heritage Sponsors

Shiley Foundation

Tradition Sponsors

Mulvaney Family
Mozilo Family Foundation

Founders Sponsors

Lisa and Ben Arnold P ’25
Bank of America
Tom and Margaret Lupfer (Clarity Design)
The Nagle and Qualls Families
Procopio LLP
Sycuan Casino Resort

In-Kind Sponsor

Neyenesch Printers Inc.