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. 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 5, 2013


Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village


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


Formal Attire


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.

Robert J. Lagomarsino Award Recipient

Steve Blois, Award Recipient

A highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Robert J. Lagomarsino award to Steve Blois. Mr. Blois, a resident of Camarillo since 1978, is a licensed general engineering contractor and managed Blois Construction for twenty years. He has served on numerous committees and boards, including the CSU Channel Islands Foundation Board where he served as chairman from 2009-2011. He currently leads the University’s Courtyard Committee which oversees the restoration of CI’s courtyards, including the recent completion of the central mall fountain.


The Van Gundy Celebrity Experience

Enter to win a shopping trip to Van Gundy Jewelers! You and four of your closest friends will visit Van Gundy Jewelers for a private in-store, after-hours soiree to select the perfect piece for your collection. The winner is provided with a Van Gundy $3,500 gift card, limousine service to and from Van Gundy Jewelers, champagne, appetizers and personal jewelry consultation!

Total Value- $4,000

Raffle ticket cost: 1 ticket- $50 or 3 tickets- $100

For more information or to purchase your raffle ticket call (805) 437-3552.

Our Sponsors

Title Sponsor:

Platinum Sponsor:

Video Sponsor:

Commemorative Gift and President's Table Sponsor:

Gold Sponsor:

Karen and Peter Wollons

Reception Sponsor:

Silver Sponsor:

Valet Sponsor:

Bronze Sponsor:

Elise and Bill KearneyLimoneira Since 1893

Copper Sponsor:

Leone: Orthodontics and Implantology

In-kind Sponsor:

Four Seasons Hotel rooms are available at a special rate of $210 for CI guests. Reserve your rooms by September 4 to receive this rate. To book your room, call (818) 575-3000, request the reservations department and mention CSU Channel Islands President's Dinner Room Block.