Chris Uribe, Chairperson 
Tustin Community Foundation


Thursday November 17, 2016

from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM PST

Add to Calendar 


Salvation Army Tustin Ranch Church 
10200 Pioneer Road
Tustin, CA 92782

Driving Directions 


Enderle Center      












You're Invited to Attend the 20th Annual Tustin Mayor's Thanksgiving Breakfast

Hosted by the Tustin Community Foundation

TB Logo  Here's a wonderful way to kick off the holiday season ... Spend an inspirational morning with Mayor John Nielsen, members of the Tustin City Council, local business and community leaders, city and school district representatives and nonprofit volunteers at Tustin's 20th annual Thanksgiving Breakfast.

Abraham Lincoln, our 16th President, helped bring an end to slavery and peace to our war torn nation. In 1863, President Lincoln issued a proclamation to "set apart and observe the last Thursday of November next as a day of thanksgiving."   This year's featured speaker is renowned Lincoln historian Lois Taube

Guests will also enjoy a delicious breakfast, the beautiful voice of Foothill High School alumna Amber Koets and fun entertainment by students from Red Hill Lutheran School and the Foothill High School Jazz EnsembleJoin us to celebrate Tustin!!
 New this year .... Community mixer in the patio directly following the Breakfast!

The Community Foundation will award their 2016 Community Grants at the Breakfast along with a special Salvation Army Red Kettle donation.

Buy Tickets Here



Event will sell out ... Tickets $50


 Girls & Boys sizes 2-16 and Adult sizes XS-XL will be collected at the  Breakfast to distribute to children and seniors in need throughout our community.



2016 TCF Community Grant Recipients 

Assistance League of Tustin Children's Crisis Residential Program at the CSP Youth Shelter

Boys & Girls Club of Tustin 100 Academic Success Program Scholarships

Child Creativity Lab 3rd Grade STEM Launching Program serving Benson, Guinn Foss & Loma Vista Elementary Schools

Foothill High School College & Career Center

Fresh Start Charity Food Distribution Program

Grandma's House of Hope Nana's Kids Nutritional Program

Loma Vista Elementary School Garden Learning Center

Tustin Dollars for Scholars Concerts in the Parks Scholarship Fundraising Program

Tustin Family & Youth Center Kindergarten Readiness Reading Program

High School Dance Teams Community Outreach Programs bringing Dance to the Boys & Girls Club of Tustin and the Tustin Family & Youth Center

Tustin Police Officers Association Cares Run with a Cop Program at Tustin Unified School District Elementary Schools

Tustin Police Foundation Boxes of Hope Program

The needs in our community vary from year to year, with different priorities based on such things as the economy, budget cuts, healthcare issues and our diverse population. The Tustin Community Foundation Grant Committee takes great strides each year to ensure that our annual grants meet the most pressing of these issues and will make the most impact in the greater Tustin area.

Mayor Thanksgiving

Please consider becoming a Breakfast Sponsor and help the Foundation make a bigger impact in our community

 $5000 Oak Sponsorship includes 8 seats at a VIP table with Mayor John Nielsen, Mayor Pro Tem Allan Bernstein, the City Council Member of your choice or City Manager Jeff Parker.

$2500 Avocado Sponsor includes 6 seats at a VIP table with  Tustin City Council Member Beckie Gomez, Al Murray or Chuck Puckett or with a City of Tustin official or regional dignitary.

$1500 Jacaranda Sponsor includes seats for 4 at a VIP table with a Tustin City Council Member or with a City of Tustin or County of Orange official.

$1000 Valencia Sponsor includes seats for 4 at a VIP table with senior City of Tustin officials or other dignitaries.

$500 Olive Sponsor includes VIP seats for 2 at a premier table.

$500 Table Sponsor includes 10 seats at a preferred Breakfast table.

$250 Citrus Sponsor includes 5 seats at a preferred Breakfast table.

$100 Palm Sponsor includes 1 seat at a VIP table.

Sponsor Opportunities, including the donation of goods and services, include special recognition before, during and after the Thanksgiving Breakfast.  All sponsors will be listed on the invitation, in the program and in the newsletter and will be listed as both an event sponsor and an annual sponsor on the TCF website for one year.