2021 Dream On Concert Gala

Dream On Concert Gala

Presented by Kevin and Raegan Prior

Monday, September 12, 2022

Join Promises2Kids for an exclusive evening of dinner and music to benefit foster youth hosted at the La Jolla estate home of Joan Waitt.

For more information, email Corey@Promises2Kids.org

Our annual Dream On Concert Gala is attended by over 500 philanthropists, community, and business leaders dedicated to creating a brighter future for foster children ®.

Join us for this extraordinary event featuring a sunset cocktail reception, and elegant dinner. The private concert will follow immediately. Each year is a sell out and raises critical funds benefiting San Diego County foster youth of all ages.

Top Event



Featuring a live concert with one of the greatest synth electro-pop bands of all time. Los Angeles-based synth pop group, Berlin topped the charts in 1986 with the single Take My Breath Away, the love theme from the Tom Cruise movie Top Gun. Other hits include The Metro, Touch, and Dancing in Berlin.


Stephanie Brown

Lynne Doyle

Deborah Marengo

Merrilee Neal

Joan Waitt

Honorary Chairs
The Stephen and Lynne Doyle Family Foundation
Dan & Phyllis Epstein
Lee & Stuart Posnock

Honorary Committee
Renée Comeau & Terry Gulden

Host Committee
Cooley LLP
Jack McGrory & Una Davis
Ellen & Jim Moxham

Presenting Sponsor

Kevin and Raegan Prior

Hosted By

Joan Waitt

Reception Sponsor

Southwest Airlines

Grand Tasting Chef’s Menu Sponsor

Video Message Sponsor

Tequila Lounge Sponsor

Orli La Jolla

Mystery Gift Wall Sponsor

Dowling & Yahnke

Champagne Sponsor

Volunteer Sponsor

Edward Miller

Bar Sponsor

Hahn Loeser

Gift Sponsor

La Jolla Cosmetic

Photo Booth and Charging Station Host

Wine Sponsor

The Strauss Family

Institution of Higher Education Champions

Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College

Palomar College

San Diego Community COllege District

Southwestern College

Floral Host

Coffee Bar Host

The Bright App

Dessert Host

Invitation Print Host

Carmen Bolger-Linna

Dream Maker Specialty Cocktail Host

City National Bank

Evening Snack Host


Photo Booth Host

Dream Maker Encapsulated Cocktail Host

Merrilee & Mimi’s 60th Birthday

Program Print Host

VIP Media Partner

Ranch & Coast

Other Support Provided By

Dr. Bronner's

Schubach Aviation