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
(619) 823-6545

Mail Contracts

Contracts can be mailed to:
Las Patronas
c/o Holly Buche
5676 Taft Avenue
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
La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre


Annette and Daniel Bradbury
Lise Wilson and Steve Strauss/
  Kelly and Jason Kent/
  Lynn and Fred Muto/Cooley LLP
Dan and Jenifer Koetting
Emma and Leo Zuckerman
Dr. Drew and Noni Senyei


The Carroll Family
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
Ingrid B. Hibben
Marty and David Pendarvis
Leigh Plesniak
The Roberts Foundation
Haeyoung Kong Tang
Clark Construction
Dr. and Mrs. David James Smith/San Diego
  Comprehensive Pain Management Center

Wells Fargo Private Bank and Private Mortgage Bank