San Diego Business Journal

Companies Line Up to Support Children’s Event

By Brad Graves Wednesday, May 30, 2012

A sunset cocktail party set for June 6 at a site overlooking Mission Bay will benefit The Children’s Initiative, a nonprofit organization that works to improve the lives of children and youth in San Diego.

The event has the support of several local businesses and foundations. It includes a silent auction as well as a youth art sale.

Tickets are $75.

Business sponsors include Nuffer Smith Tucker, the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation and the UROK Learning Institute. Support is also provided by The California Endowment, the Gem Foundation, Jim and Kris McMillan and Price Charities.

The event is set to run from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 6 in the Presidential Suite of the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay, 1441 Quivira Road.

For information, call 858-581-5880 or email cgonzalez@theci.org.

— Brad Graves