2018 Major Beneficiaries

2018 Major Beneficiaries

Las Patronas is proud to partner with these great organizations to support their missions with much needed capital items. The services that these organizations provide improve the lives of many people throughout San Diego County.

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For more information about sponsorship & grants:

Kelly Kjos
Vice President/Grants
Kathy Lobo
Chair, Underwriting/Sponsorship

Balboa Park Police Foundation

Burn Institute

Program vehicle and shelving for an existing van to support fire and burn prevention

Their mission is to reduce the number of burn injuries and deaths through fire and burn prevention education, burn survivor support and burn care research and treatment.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

Just in Time for Foster Youth

Moving truck to transport household items to help transitional age foster youth

Just in Time’s My First Home service provides new and used furniture and home essentials to San Diego transition age foster youth, 18-26 years old, to establish safe and secure housing. 

Balboa Park Police Foundation

Kitchens For Good

Culinary equipment to provide a classroom environment for formerly incarcerated and transitional age youth

Kitchens For Good’s mission is to break the cycles of food waste, poverty and hunger through workforce training, healthy food production and social enterprise.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

Outdoor Outreach

Pick-up truck to transport equipment for youth adventure programs

Outdoor Outreach connects youth to the transformative power of the outdoors so that youth everywhere will be inspired by the outdoors to play, learn, serve and share.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

San Diego Air & Space Museum

Amelia Earhart animatronic to enrich educational programming and elevate the historical significance of her accomplishments

The San Diego Air & Space Museum’s mission is to preserve, inspire, educate and celebrate aviation and space flight history and technology.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

San Diego Habitat for Humanity

Box truck to increase the ability to pick up donations throughout San Diego County

San Diego Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

San Diego Humane Society

Radiology table, generator and dental radiology unit to treat and prepare animals for adoption

The San Diego Humane Society inspires compassion through a wide range of programs and services that promote animal welfare.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

The Arc of San Diego

Fitness equipment to maintain the health and well-being of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

The Arc of San Diego supports and empowers persons with disabilities to achieve their life goals.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

The Regents of the University of California UCSD Autism Center of Excellence

Eye tracking machine to provide data for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The UCSD Autism Center is dedicated to discovering an early behavioral and biological signature of infants at risk for autism.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

The Twelfth Step House of San Diego

Passenger van to transport men residing at the Heartland House, a sober living facility

Programs and residential services at The Twelfth Step House of San Diego serve men recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction.

Balboa Park Police Foundation

Urban Life Ministries Incorporated

Passenger van to transport at-risk youth in City Heights to off-campus activities

The mission of Urban Life Ministries is to see transformed people transform our neighborhoods.