Guests & Sponsors Invited to Mt. San Jacinto College Foundation Gala

​December 18, 2014

The scholarship fundraiser is scheduled for Feb. 7, 2015

The Mt. San Jacinto College Foundation is inviting sponsors and guests to its 7th annual Gala scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at the Pechanga Resort in Temecula.

The gala is the Foundation’s signature event to raise money for student scholarships and other endeavors that benefit students and Mt. San Jacinto College. It is open to the public.

This year’s theme is a Gatsby-inspired event and encourages cocktail or 1920s attire. The event will highlight Student Organizations and Athletics. The headline entertainer will be Virgil Gibson, former lead singer of the world-famous Platters!

The Alumni & Friends Association will present the following awards for exemplary service and dedication to MSJC and the College Foundation: Special Recognition to Gwendolyn Schlange; Outstanding Community Member of the Year-Candy Anady; Outstanding Alumni and Friend of the Year-Ruth Ditsch; Outstanding Staff Member of the Year-Fred Frontino; and Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year-Sterling Roulette.

The event promises an evening of fun while also raising funds that benefit MSJC students. It will offer an elegant meal, live music by the band Kicks, dancing and a silent auction.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Pechanga Resort in Temecula. Tickets are $150 per person. Sponsorship levels start at $2,500.

Information: 951-487-3171 or

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