Helping Animals and the People Who Love Them for 150 Years


Join us in Celebrating

San Francisco SPCA’s Historic 150th Anniversary

Wednesday, April 18, 2018


The Evening’s Program


Cocktail Reception in City Hall Rotunda

6:30 PM

7:30 PM

Special Tributes

McCall’s Vegetarian Dinner

with Fine Wines by Kelly Fleming Wines

Entertainment by

Stanlee R. Gatti

SFJAZZ Cats (High School Allstars)

Paula West

Governor Jerry Brown

and Senator Mark Leno

Master of Ceremonies/Auctioneer

George Roberts Family

James Peter Read Family

Liam Mayclem

Formal attire

Design by


Maryam Murphy

Francesca Pokorny

Janelle Ramirez

Grace Reddy

Amanda M. Riley

Jennifer Ritchey

Debbie Rivard

Carlos Roca

Elaine Sabatino

Beth Schnitzer

Jessica Sweedler

Jennifer Lu Wilson

Michelle Zimmerman

Assemblymember Phil Ting

Michael Tilson Thomas

Kyle and Tracy Vogt

Kristi Yamaguchi

Senator Scott Wiener


Honorary Host Committee

Susan Atherton

Leslie Baker

Frank Basa

Alison Becker

Donna Blakemore

Brenda Bottum

Mira Bieler Burdett

Pamela Caldwell

Jennifer Chung

Judy Davies

Leslie Doyle

Liz Evans

Holly Farrell

Honorary Co-Chairs

Penny and Jim Coulter

Austin Hills

Bret Hedican

Hooman Khalili

Renee Richardson

Charlotte Mailliard Schultz

Alice Sebold

Eric Roberts

Steering Committee

Dede Wilsey

Allison Broude Friedberg

Belinda Getler

Brian Glaser

Laura Grollmus

Samantha Hartwell

Alvin Henry

Jennifer Jimenez-Cruz

Anne Johnson

Amy Ko

Brandy Kuentzel

Cynthia Lubarsky

Maureen McClain

Celeste Meier

Honorary Committee

Thank you to all who have made our 150th Gala a reality

Rich Avanzino

Pam and Larry Baer

Assemblymember David Chiu

Laura and John Fisher

Ken Fulk


Belinda Getler

Amy Ko, David Park, and Peyton



2018 Gala Sponsors

Penny and Jim Coulter

Austin Hills

Jean B. Tsang Design

Peter Read

Eric and Lulu Roberts

Dede Wilsey

Rombauer Vineyards



The Roberts Family

John and Laura Fisher

Winslow & Associates, Inc.


UC Riverside School of Business
      and UC Riverside Foundation

Susan Atherton

Leslie and Brian Baker

Brenda Bottum

Jennifer and Young Chung

Holly and Jim Farrell

Allison Broude Friedberg  

     and David Friedberg

Ashley Goldsmith 

      and Chris Cestero

Celeste and Tony Meier

Emily Scott


Kelly Fleming Wines

McCalls Catering

NBC Bay Area


Judy and Glyn Davies

Derek Dean and Katrina Jankowski

Leslie and Erik Doyle

Ryan Ellis and Paul Farr

Daniel and Bonnie Levitt


Maddie’s Fund

Maureen McClain


Leesa and Martin Romo

Jake Steinman

Special Thanks

Keith Wetmore 

      and Andrew Hinek

Kelle Young and Arvind Rajan

Robert J. Schroeder Photography

Auction Donors


California Tennis Club

Joe Lacob and Nicole Curran

Marina Tots Preschool


Oakland A’s

Oakland Raiders

Ridge Vineyards

Damon and Michelle Lewis

Jim and Patsy Ludwig

San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco Giants

Craig Johnson/ 

     San Francisco Golf Club

San Jose Earthquakes

San Jose Sharks

In-kind Donors


Grgich Hills Estate

iHeart Radio

The San Francisco SPCA is a 501(c)(3) organization. Federal tax identification number is 94-0836580. All but $125 of each ticket is tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Purchase Tickets

For more information about the Gala dinner and sponsor benefits, contact: 

Event Managers

Winslow & Associates, Inc.

Phone: (415) 962-2501

Fax: (415) 551-5195




Please RSVP  by Thursday, April 5, 2018

Donate safely and securely using the online form


Proceeds from the Gala will provide essential support for the San Francisco SPCA’s lifesaving programs and its vision to create a world where animals are no longer abandoned or end up in shelters without medical care or a chance for survival.

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