The annual Health and Hope for Our Youth Gala serves as the biggest celebration of VCC and as an important fundraiser to benefit our innovative programs and services for the children and youth of San Diego North County. The 2015 gala will be held Saturday, Nov. 21 at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, Ca. Get ready for a dazzling and glamorous casino-themed evening complete with dinner, dancing, game tables, entertainment and live auction. In 2014, more than 400 guests attended the event and helped us raise an unprecedented $250,000 in support of our youth-focused programs and services.

2015 Health and Hope for Our Youth Gala
6-11 pm, Saturday, Nov. 21
Omni La Costa Resort & Spa
2100 Costa Del Mar Road, Carlsbad, CA 92009

Cocktail reception, dinner, program, live auction and entertainment.
Attire: Black tie optional

Individual Tickets: $200


We invite you to sponsor the 2015 Health and Hope for Our Youth Gala and make a lasting impact on the lives of thousands of San Diego North County youngsters. By becoming a sponsor, you will join a group of individuals and businesses who have made the choice to support VCC and help us build healthy and vibrant communities in the region. As a sponsor, you will be recognized at the event, on our website and in the gala program.

Sponsorship Levels

Youth Sponsor: $50,000
Event Sponsor: $25,000
Diamond Sponsor: $10,000
Ruby Sponsor: $5,000
Table Sponsor: $3,000

For more information, to purchase tickets or to become a sponsor, please contact Betsy Heightman at 760.631.5000 x1139 or email

Sponsors of the 2015 gala (as of  Oct. 5)

Youth Sponsor
Ron Moss

Hillcrest Pharmacy
Tri-City Medical Center
Vantage Medical Group

Care 1st Health Plan
Quest Diagnostics
San Diego Foundation
White Construction

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Barbara Mannino and Syd Harris
Joseph Brown, M.D.
California State University San Marcos
City National Bank
Coastal Hospitalist Medical Group
Consolidated Contracting Services
Dave and Janis Cowles
Imaging Healthcare Specialists
Independent Energy Solutions
Modern Builders Supply
Palomar Health
Scratch Media
Silvergate Bank
Solatube International
Torrey Pines Bank


2014 Gala Photos