Our annual benefit is one of our biggest fundraising events of the year! Your attendance, donation and/or sponsorship is greatly appreciated and helps further our mission to inspire imagination and spark creativity in children. Download our sponsorship brochure and enhanced opportunities to learn more, and please contact Alexandra Kritchevsky at 619 795 1668 or akritchevsky@thinkplaycreate.org to join us for a fabulous time.


From left to right:

Cami Rosso, Community Leader

Pamela Pendrell, GlobeFlex Capital, LP

Chanelle Hawken, Cox Communications

Learn more about our co-chairs here.

honorary committee

Dan + Phyllis Epstein
Stephanie + Michael Epstein
Jennifer + Kurt Eve
Edwardo + Taryn Gillison
Lynn Gorguze + Hon. Scott Peters
Chanelle + Peter Hawken
Chad Hoxie – Alliant Insurance Services
Debby + Hal Jacobs
James + Inna Kelly
Catherina + Michael Madani

Laurie Mitchell + Brent Woods
Merrilee + Mike Neal
Nicole Peck + Matthew Pugh
Pamela + Charlie Pendrell
Monique Rodriguez + Greg Richardson
Tom + Cami Rosso
Phil + Kirsten Senescall
Tom Shapiro + Madeleine Grynsztejn
Keith + Kim Shores
Sheryl + Harvey White
Fernanda Whitworth

To learn more and to join the Honorary Committee click here.

Thank you to our generous sponsors and underwriters.






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Studio by the Bay

Our next Studio by the Bay Family Day is Saturday, Oct. 19 from 1-5pm! Join us at Seaport Village for a FREE art-making workshop for children and families.