CSU Channel Islands Foundation’s Annual Gala

California State University Channel Islands Foundation and Rabobank present


CELEBRATE CSU Channel Islands Foundation’s annual gala that brings together over 400 community members, local dignitaries, faculty, students, and special friends of CSU Channel Islands. Take a step back into the Sixties with the Fab Four! A swank and sophisticated evening, this year’s festivities include a cocktail reception, exciting raffle, fabulous silent auction, exquisite food, exceptional entertainment, and more!


Saturday October 18, 2014


Hyatt Westlake Plaza


5:30 Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction
7:00 Dinner and Program


1960's Costume Dress or Black Tie Optional


Individual Reservations- $250 per person
Table Sponsor- $2,500 for a table of 10

Reserve your tickets

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Alissa Larreta, Assistant Director of Advancement Events at 805-437-8916 or alissa.larreta@csuci.edu for more information.

Sponsor Levels (PDF, 200KB)

Robert J. Lagomarsino Award Recipient

George Leis, Award Recipient

George Leis, Award Recipient

George Leis, Award Recipient

A highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Robert J. Lagomarsino Award to George Leis- the University's most prestigious honor. Mr. Leis is the National Sales Manager for Union Bank's Private Bank and has chaired CI's Foundation Board since 2012. His extensive experience in both business and service to the community has been instrumental in leading the board to raise private funds to support CI's strategic agenda, mission, and growth. Mr. Leis' leadership has been a positive impact on our campus by strengthening CI's mission and goals.

More about George Leis

Our Sponsors

Title Sponsor:

Platinum Sponsor:

Gold Sponsor:

Karen and Peter Wollons

Reception Sponsor:

Silver Sponsor:

Gene Hass Foundation

Valet Sponsor:

Bronze Sponsor:

Community Memorial Health System logoDignity Health logoUBS Valdez Group logo

Elise and Bill Kearney, Leah and Henry L. "Hank" Lacayo

Copper Sponsor:

Justi logoPCL Construction logoBank of America

Morton Capital Management  Edward Birch

In-kind Sponsor: