Blue Ribbon Gala

Plans are well underway for Home Start Inc.’s 45th Annual Blue Ribbon Gala on Saturday April 22nd, 2017. This “Vintage Circus-themed” evening, features a delectable three course meal, silent and live auction excitement, and live entertainment. In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Blue Ribbon Gala raises much needed funds for Home Start’s programs, which provide critical assistance to San Diego County’s most vulnerable children and families.

For information regarding exclusive sponsorship opportunities and tickets please contact Mark Lagace, our Director of Philanthropy at 619-692-0727 est.144 or

If you are interested in partnering with Home Start to protect children by providing an in-kind donation for our silent or live auction please fill out the form HERE and return to Caitlin Finch, our Special Events & Marketing Manager, at Home Start, Inc. 5005 Texas Street, Ste. 203, San Diego, CA 92108, or by fax at 619-692-0785 or email at: 

Created for last year’s Blue Ribbon Gala, this video spotlights our Maternity Shelter program and shares the story of Vanessa, one of our young mothers who has benefited from her Home Start experience.

Enjoy photos from last year’s “BOLLYWOOD NIGHTS” Blue Ribbon Gala.