Wednesday, June 23, 2010


Special Thanks to the Passport to Adventure 2010 supporters

- Poway 4-H - Goat milking demonstration

- Whole Foods Hillcrest - Chocolate Bars

- Ralph's Hillcrest - $20 gift card (used for the chocolate for the Swiss booth)
Savory Deli (4661 Park Boulevard): for their donation of Paella and Gazpacho food donation for Spain booth. And for manning their food at the table.

- San Diego Stage and Lighting for the discount donation of the performing stage

- Juanita Franco School of Dance

- Bill Helm at the Taoist Sanctuary for performing Tai Chi

- Joe Botkin for the use of warming pans in the China and Ghana booths

- James Tuckwell and Pizza Gourmet Express for the donation of time and pizza

- Michelle and Tracie Livermore for the donation of everything in their attic

- Nuffer Smith Tucker for the donation of various items for raffle baskets and for the use of their designer for all printed materials

- AND ALL THE VOLUNTEERS… To many to list, but you know who you are.

Silent Auction Donations

- Joe Rohret for his donation of four beautiful hand made ceramic mugs.

- Pacific College of Oriental Medicine for donation of 8 treatments in their student clinic

- Mueller College for the donation of two massages treatments in their clinic

- Pizza Gourmet Express: $25 gift certificate

- Dennis Gage for donation of beautiful glassware and wine

- Janet Williams for the donation of two copies of her book You don’t ask, you don’t get

- Kai Lombard for the Bill Walton basketball and autographs
- Jose Garcia at HairCut Boulevard for his donation of a Highlighting

- Konnie Dadmun, for the donation of 4 tickets to the Natural History Museum and the panda wine holder
- Amy Parrott, Development Department San Diego Zoo
for the donation of 4 tickets to both the Zoo and the Wild Animal Park.
- Chris Nelson for his donation of a Blueman Group pack including VIP tickets, meet and greet and Blueman souvenirs
- Brett Bean for the donation of his limited edition print “Bots”

- Bill & Rosemary Sleeman for their donation of a ½ day Spa package at Holistic Hands

- Reed Cowan for his donation of the Directors Cut version of 8: The Mormon Proposition

- Jenna Raskin for her donation of a Giclee print from her “HEART” series.

- James Stone for the donation of his Hands on Glass Workshop

- Jackie Simpson for the donation of a photography session with finished photos on CD.

- Kelly Shaw for various items used in the Silent Auction including: massage chair, beer, one-hour massage, hair cut and dinner coupons

- Tracie Livermore for her donation of a one-hour massage

- Laurel Holloway for her donation of an acupuncture treatment.

- Rick VanNoy and the La Jolla Playhouse for their donation of a family pack of tickets to a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

- Siri Johansson for her donation of a beautiful puff heart necklace
- Mark Paskowitz for his donation of professional coaching services.

- SDSU Women’s basketball team for their donation of a signed basketball and 5 t-shirts

- Karen Donovan for donation of the Surf pack with lessons at the Surf School in Pacific Beach, beach bag with towels and sunscreen

- Dan Gruber at Vox Marketing for his donation of Copywriting services for a press release or Web site home page.

Special Thanks to

- Amanda Hammond-Williams for the donation of front row seats to awards ceremonies, taking the time to do dinner with the principal and her parking space

- Karen Donovan for her time to take kids for a movie outing

- Jessica Touw for her time to take kids for a movie outing

Many Pirouzan for her time to take kids for a movie outing and ice cream

Mr. Peterson for the cookie baking party

- Birney Elementary Players for the donation of front row seats for both nights of their performance of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.


- The PTA for all the miscellaneous items purchased to flush out the gift packages.

If I have missed anyone, I apologize and will be happy to include them if you send me their information to

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