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Supporting the CuriOdyssey Gala demonstrates your commitment to STEM education and ensures that every child in our community has access to core science and problem-solving skills that will prepare them for the future in a fast-changing world. Your support will especially enable thousands of children and families to experience CuriOdyssey's programs, exhibits, and wildlife free of charge.

Gala Program

5:30 pm VIP Reception featuring artist-in-residence Stacy Speyer (exclusive for Sponsors & their guests)

6:30 pm Cocktail Reception

7:30 pm Dinner & Live Auction hosted by Liam Mayclem, KCBS Foodie Chap

The CuriOdyssey Gala is black tie optional.

Honoring Past Gala Chairs 2010-2018

CuriOdyssey thanks the following individuals for their efforts to rally support for our community as gala chairs throughout the past decade. We are excited to honor these volunteers for their inspiring leadership and commitment to science education.

Ann Aristides
Christina Carey
Patricia Dassios
Kaarin Hardy
Alicia Isero
Jennifer Keane
Teri Kil
Cathy Krikorian
Lara Krpata
Hina Maheshwari
Holly Rockwood
Tara Samuels
Cinthia Simon
Danielle Simon
Rita Walia

Thanks to Our Sponsors


Joy & Al Ghamgosar + Danielle & David Kling
Andrea & Robert Irvin + Lockton Insurance Brokers
Elizabeth Jardina & Brian Stoler
Julie & Albert Lee
Laurel & Steve Miranda
Denise & John Orwin
Gisela Paulsen & David McNinch
Kaye & James Slavet
Sternsmith Group


Christensen & Rafferty Fine Jewelry
Christina & Paul Diercks
Lynne Esselstein & Jon Joseph
Amy & Ric Fenton
Renée & Juan Galá
Ideal Eyes Optometry
The Laugesen Team
Hyun-Joo & Kevin Laws
Ruthanne & Scott Roth
Constance Sevier
Steiners Jewelry


Anderson Yazdi Hwang Minton + Horn LLP
Boston Private
Gayle Etienne & Jim Pettee
Hillsdale Shopping Center
Linda & Sterling Lanier
LYNGSØ Garden Materials
Kelly & Mike Markson
Mathnasium of Burlingame
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Concar Enterprises
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Jennifer & Jason Sills

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