Magnifique Décor Revealed!

       Design for 69th Annual Jewel Ball Transports to France

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LA JOLLA, CA, APRIL 29, 2015 – This morning, Las Patronas unveiled the décor for this year’s Jewel Ball, “Magnifique.”

Las Patronas members have been hard at work designing and creating an unforgettable evening that will celebrate the beauty and elegance of France.  Imagine hot air balloons drifting above the Loire Valley, friends old and new sipping Champagne outside bustling Parisian bistros, dinner and dancing under the stars in the glistening elegance of Versailles. The evening will transport guests half a world away with an experience that will be truly magnifique.

At the preview event, Las Patronas President Annette Bradburywelcomed the media and Las Patronas advisory members, and thanked the La Jolla Community Center for hosting the morning festivities.  Ms. Bradbury also announced that so far this year Las Patronas has granted $883,775.49 to San Diego nonprofits, including the recently awarded 2015 Spring Grants. Vice President Lisa Betyarnamed the 21 newest beneficiaries.

Magnifique Ball Chair Cari Massaad, along with her Co-ChairsSherrie Black and Kathryn Gayner, with Design Co-Chair Susan Barrera and Tables Chair Nicole Velazquez, then introduced the theme and design of the Ball.

Cari Massaad closed the event by encouraging continued support of Las Patronas’ carefully selected Major Beneficiaries and so many other local nonprofits by attending the 2015 Jewel Ball, Magnifique.