The Cornerstone of our Fundraising

Underwriters support Las Patronas with monetary donations. These donations have the greatest impact on our ability to support the non-profit organizations of San Diego County. Thank you for considering sponsorship of Las Patronas.

Underwriting/Sponsorship Contracts

Sponsorship of Las Patronas can be arranged with a contract. Please contact the Chair of Underwriting/Sponsorship with questions.

Benefits of Underwriting/Sponsorship

Underwriters enjoy extra benefits on the night of the Jewel Ball. We also have many recognition opportunities for donors. Please click on the link below to view the benefits and recognition opportunities at the appropriate sponsorship level. Recognition opportunities have limited supply. Please contact the Chair of Underwriting/Sponsorship to see what is available for the next Jewel Ball. Email

Contact Us

For more information, please contact:
Martha Sottosanti
Underwriting/Sponsorship Chair

Mail Contracts

Contracts can be mailed to:
Las Patronas
c/o Kelly Kjos
2171 Via Nina
La Jolla, CA 92037

Thank You to Our Taking Flight Underwriters



James and Dianne Bashor
Martha and Mark Sottosanti

Crown Jewel

Caroline and Nicolas Nierenberg
Darlene Marcos Shiley
Jo Bobbie MacConnell Showley


Annette and Daniel Bradbury
Kelly and Jason Kent, Lynn and Fred Muto/
Cooley LLP
Dan and Jenifer Koetting
Emma and Leo Zuckerman


Cathy and Chris Carroll
919 Corporation
David J. Dunn and Family
Lisette and Mick Farrell / Farrell Family Foundation
Lin and Mark Foletta
Barry and Hema Lall / Pinnacle Hotels USA
The Corky McMillan Companies
Elspeth and Jim Myer


Ashford University
Lisa Betyar and Karl Walter
Dowling & Yahnke, LLC
Haudenschild Family
Marty and David Pendarvis
Leigh Plesniak
The Roberts Foundation
Haeyoung Kong Tang