Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 5:30pm
El Cortez in San Diego

14th Annual NAMI San Diego Color Ball and Inspiration Awards

We are proud to announce the 14th Annual NAMI San Diego Color Ball and Inspiration Awards will take place on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 5:30PM at El Cortez. Each year, the Color Ball honors remarkable men, women, and organizations in the mental health field – inspirational leaders who strive to end stigma associated with mental illness.

The Color Ball and Inspiration Awards not only celebrates the accomplishments of those who have served our community, but is an opportunity for supporters who share our passion to come together, engage, fundraise, and celebrate NAMI San Diego’s success in serving individuals and family members through mental health support, education, and advocacy.


Individual tickets or sponsorship tables are available
Ticket price includes dinner
Attire: Business casual to cocktail
Parking: Street parking is available. For a nominal fee parking is available at the Holiday Inn Express parking garage located on 6th Street across from El Cortez.
For ADA accessibility please enter to the Terrace through the Beech Street entrance

Congratulations to the 14th Annual NAMI San Diego Color Ball Honoree’s! 

George Scolari
Chair, Healthy San Diego Behavioral Health Work Group
Community Health Group

Mara Madrigal-Weiss
Project Cal-Well
San Diego Office of Education

Stigma Buster
Diversionary Theatre

Youth Advocate
Travis Webster

Lifetime Champion
Jeanne McAlister
McAlister Founder, CEO


For Event Information or Sponsorship Opportunities: contact

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