Las Patronas in the Press

2018

The Party San Diegans descended upon a festively decorated La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club for a night of celebration and fundraising at the annual Viva La Vida Jewel Ball. Named in honor of . . . Modern Luxury San Diego

Next Jewel Ball journeys to ‘Wonderland’ From the colorful works of Frida Kahlo to the curiouser and curiouser world of Wonderland, the La Jolla-based women’s philanthropy group, Las Patronas, celebrated its immediate past and its coming future at its annual New Member Luncheon, Oct. 17 at the La Jolla Country Club.. . .
La Jolla Light

72nd Jewel Ball Viva La Vida Las Patronas celebrated the 72nd Annual Jewel Ball, Viva la Vida, at the beautiful La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. The nearly 725 guests were transported to the haciendas and centros of Mexico City and dazzled by the vibrancy, color and spirit that embodies Mexican art. . . .
La Jolla Lifestyle

Viva la Vida! – Las Patronas Jewel Ball Live in San Diego for a while, and you’re almost certain to benefit — consciously or not — by the wide-ranging work of the 50 prominent and dedicated women of Las Patronas, broadly recognized as perhaps the region’s most influential and effective philanthropic association. Since its 1946 founding, . . .
The San Diego Union-Tribune

Jewel Ball Attendees of Las Patronas 72nd Jewel Ball, “Viva la Vida,” found themselves immersed in the vibrancy, color and spirit . . .
San Diego Home and Garden

Jewel Ball 2018 Las Patronas’ 72nd Annual Jewel Ball, Viva la Vida, took place at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club and transported guests to the haciendas and centros of Mexico City. Named in honor of Frida Kahlo’s final painting, the ball celebrated all forms of Mexican art,. . .
Ranch & Coast

Las Patronas Jewel Ball: Mexico’s flavors and culture inspire 2018 gala The Las Patronas Jewel Ball took place Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 at La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, marking the 72nd time the annual fundraiser was held since 1946. With the 2018 theme “Viva La Vida,”. . .
La Jolla Light

For the 72nd time: La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club set to host Las Patronas’ Jewel Ball Over the last 71 years, the Las Patronas signature Jewel Ball has changed fundamentally. It went from a simply orchestrated, one-beneficiary fundraiser organized by 14 stay-at-home women. . .
La Jolla Light

La Jolla’s Las Patronas previews ‘Viva La Vida’ Jewel Ball The 2018 Las Patronas Jewel Ball has the theme “Viva La Vida” to celebrate the final painting of artist Frida Kahlo and her home in Mexico, La Casa Azul. To garner excitement for ticket sales, the La Jolla-based women’s philanthropy group held a ball preview April 25 at the La Jolla Community Center. The gala benefit nets thousands of dollars each year for major and minor beneficiaries. . .
La Jolla Light

Las Patronas Beneficiary Reception Las Patronas raised a total of $903,000 during the 2017 Jewel Ball of which more than $300,000 was given to the major beneficiaries at its annual Beneficiary Reception. Las Patronas also . . .
San Diego Home/Garden

Elizabeth Hospice gets grant for children’s room The Elizabeth Hospice received a $10,660 grant from locally based nonprofit Las Patronas to build an activity room where grieving children can work through their emotions as they play and meet other kids dealing with similar feelings.
The San Diego Union-Tribune

The Elizabeth Hospice Receives Grant from Las Patronas for New Children’s Bereavement Center The Elizabeth Hospice, a nonprofit healthcare leader serving San Diego County and the Inland Empire, is proud to be the recipient of a $10,660 grant from Las Patronas to fund . . . .
Web Wire

The Elizabeth Hospice Receives Grant from Las Patronas for New Children’s Bereavement Center Special Activity Room Will Serve Children Grieving the Death of a Loved One The Elizabeth Hospice, a nonprofit healthcare leader serving San Diego County and the Inland Empire, is proud to be the recipient of a $10,660 grant from Las Patronas . . . The Elizabeth Hospice

Las Patronas Beneficiary Reception Las Patronas raised $903,000 during the Taking Flight 71st Jewel Ball and presented nine San Diego organizations with checks for more than $20,000 each at their annual Beneficiary Reception. More than $300,000 . . . .
La Jolla Lifestyle

Las Patronas distributes $300K at reception: ‘Taking Flight’ ball raises $903,000 for grant beneficiaries. Integrated phone systems, computer hardware infrastructure and bed warmers might not sound like exciting things to fund, but for the nine major beneficiaries of the Las Patronas 2017 Jewel Ball, “Taking Flight,” these items are making a life-changing difference to San Diegans in need. . . . .
La Jolla Light

2017

Doing Good Locally Las Patronas is a philanthropic organization with a long history of giving. Since its inception in 1946, Las Patronas has donated more than $20 million to …….
La Jolla Lifestyle

2017 Las Patronas Jewel Ball nets $900K, new members inducted, 2018 ball theme revealed at luncheon Las Patronas’ 2017 Jewel Ball, “Taking Flight,” held Aug. 5 at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, netted $902,278 to distribute to San Diego nonprofits. The proceeds were announced at the group’s New Member luncheon, Oct. 20 at the La Jolla Country Club, where 12 women were welcomed into the La…
La Jolla Light

Las Patronas “Taking Flight” Annual Jewel Ball 2017 Las Patronas welcomed guests to the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club for this social event. Décor celebrating the Golden Age of luxurious air travel set the scene as community members dined, danced and raised money for this year’s many beneficiaries.
La Jolla Lifestyle

Las Patronas “Taking Flight” Jewel Ball 2017 comes in for a smooth Landing
The La Jolla Light

The Las Patronas 71st Jewel Ball “Taking Flight” welcomed 758 guests Aug. 5 to the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. “Decor celebrating the Golden Age of luxurious air travel, set the scene for the evening of dinner, dancing and an auction to raise money for this year’s 40-some beneficiaries, . . .”
The San Diego Union-Tribune

Las Patronas was named one of the ‘Best of 2017’ Annual Galas. “It’s back! This year, several new hotspots found their way to the top of our readers’ favorites list, joining those seasoned veterans that are no strangers to our annual roundup of San Diego superlatives. We want to give credit where credit is due and showcase the standouts that are the dining, professional services, and all-around go-tos that our readers and editors love to recommend.​”
Ranch & Coast

A Legacy of Service: Third-Generation Member Chairs Las Patronas’ 71st Jewel Ball
La Jolla Light

Las Patronas Advisories Tracy Lyon and Caroline Nierenberg Honored at the Salvation Army’s ‘Women of Dedication’ for their Community Service
La Jolla Light

Las Patronas hosts cocktails at The LOT in La Jolla
La Jolla Light

A Las Patronas Past Beneficiary – La Jolla Riford Library Memory Lab Saving History from the Technology Graveyard
San Diego Union-Tribune

The Best Fetes for San Diego 2017
Modern Luxury

Las Patronas Beneficiary Luncheon
Modern Luxury

San Diego Charity News for January 30, 2017
San Diego Magazine

Las Patronas Presents $1 Million-Plus to San Diego Non-Profits: Group Celebrates Series of ‘Firsts’ at Onset of its 71st Year at La Jolla Event
La Jolla Light

Las Patronas Partnering with the San Diego Community Since 1946
Discover NorthCounty Magazine

A Million Dollar Giveaway
San Diego Union-Tribune

Jewel Ball 2016 – Shangri-La

Ranch and Coast
La Jolla Light
Rancho Santa Fe Review