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What a groovy night!  Thank you to all who attended and/or supported!

APRIL 20, 2024

Thank you to our 2024 Gala Sponsors:

Alvarado Eye Associate’s surgeons and state of the art facilities have been an integral part of the ophthalmology community in San Diego since 1978. Our board-certified and fellowship trained surgeon, Dr. Lee Katzman, has successfully performed thousands of cataract and LASIK procedures, and has received numerous awards and accolades including San Diego County Medical Society’s Top Doctor, Castle Connelly’s Top Doctor, Best in California Magazine Top Doctor, Best Cataract Surgeons in America, and the SHARP Healthcare CORE Pillar of Excellence award. He implants more advanced technology intraocular lenses than any other provider in San Diego. We genuinely take pride in providing the absolute highest level of compassionate and customized eye care in the county. 

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Tarantula Hill is a brewery, restaurant, and creamery, located in Thousand Oaks, CA. We take pride in using local ingredients and supporting the local community, including Benchley-Weinberger!

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La Casa del Zorro Desert Resort in Borrego Springs is more than an oasis - it is a retreat! Relax and play a game of shuffleboard, bocce ball, or ping-pong. Challenge your wits with a life-sized game of chess.​


We are an interior remodeling company focused on customer satisfaction, specializing in flooring, kitchens, and bathrooms.


Right on! Del Mar Optometric is psyched to sponsor the BW Groovy Gala again this year. We’re totally stoked about supporting education and our community.  It’s gonna be a far-out event, and we’re proud to be a part of it!


It is our pleasure to support the 2024 BW Annual Gala and Auction! Danielle Interiors is here to hold your hand through home project planning, design, and transformation. Our goal is to help you love your home again! You can consult with us for simple project cost planning all the way through complete home remodels. Check out our website or talk to Dani next time you see her on campus. Go BW!


Endeavor Bank is a proud sponsor of BW's Annual Gala & Auction fundraiser!


Hello, I'm Rachel, a seasoned professional realtor with three years of dedicated experience in the vibrant San Diego, CA market. Born and raised in this beautiful city, I have an intimate knowledge of its neighborhoods and trends. With a background in corporate sales, I bring years of invaluable experience to the table. This background has honed my skills as a strong negotiator and an overall salesperson, ensuring that you are represented without question throughout the entire process. My goal is to make your real estate experience as stress-free as possible, guiding you with confidence and expertise every step of the way. Beyond transactions, I strive to be a true trusted advisor for my clients. I stay meticulously educated about the market, predictions, and trends, ensuring that you have all the information you need to make informed decisions about your real estate journey. Nestled in La Mesa, CA, I cherish my family life with my loving husband, three wonderful children, and our beloved dog. When I'm not immersed in the world of real estate, you'll likely find me outdoors in my garden, hiking, playing games with friends or even going to open houses with my daughter. My family serves as my guiding light and inspiration, propelling me to create not just transactions, but lasting communities where people feel truly at home. Let's embark on this journey together, where relationships are at the heart of every successful real estate endeavor, and where your dreams are my top priority.

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Wise's Barbershop is The latest spot in east county to get a haircut and or shave from an experienced barber. We have a website for convenient bookings and accept walk-ins. We have an open environment to everyone with lots of seating and complimentary beverages. There will always be some kind of entertainment as well with music and or movies during a service. Please visit our website Or stop by 5575 Baltimore Dr La Mesa CA 91942

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Carrillo and Sons Collision is a Family-owned and operated auto collision repair facility that has proudly served San Diego for over 40 years.  Our certified technicians allow us to offer a lifetime warranty on all body and paint repairs. We are committed to delivering uncompromised quality and restoring the safety of your vehicle for you and your family.

J&R Quality Builders

We are a family owned construction business with over 25 years of experience, we strive to do our best quality work on every project and to create a relation with the client.

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Are you independent? Prove it with your face. Dr. Gonzalez and the team at Lake Murray Optometric care about your face - whether you prefer the latest in contact lens tech or are looking for fabulous independent eyewear, performance frames, or need relief from dry eye, we see you. Come see for yourself.

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Hi! We’re Roostmade - also known as “Wood’s Best Friend”.  Why? Because we’re passionate about perfecting wood care and craftsmanship.  Our Organic Cutting Board Oil was born from a simple need for quality-now, it’s beginning to redefine the industry and challenges the status quo.  Made with love, care, and so much thought in San Diego, our products embody quality, authenticity, and innovation.  Elevate your kitchen experience and nourish your beautiful wooden cutting board with Roostmade - where craftsmanship meets care. 

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Busalacchi Restaurants are a proud sponsor of the BW Foundation Annual Gala and Auction.


At Raising Cane’s, we serve only the best tasting and highest quality chicken finger meals. It’s our ONE LOVE. Our crew makes it happen, our Culture makes it unique, and the Community makes it all worthwhile.

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