2017 UPLIFTing Citizens Tribute "Share the Spirit"

  30th Anniversary Celebration  for UPLIFT & 10th Annual Tribute

 Celebrating the Power of Collaboration

Honoring 2017 UPLIFTing Citizen
Dr. Ken Blanchard 
Author of The One Minute Manager®
Legendary Consultant on Servant Leadership

Tuesday, November 28th, 5p-9p 

 University of San Diego ~ Hahn Center Forum


Memories! 2007 Tribute


Rana Sampson & Husband  2007 Honoree

Mayor Jerry Sanders with

Tribute Host Mark Larson & wife Marcia



2017 UPLIFTing Citizen Honoree


Dr. Ken Blanchard

& wife Dr. Margie Blanchard


2016 Honorees

                                                                                                                  SD City Council President Myrtle Cole

SD Gay Mens' Chorus Presiednt Bob Lehman

KGTV Ch 10 News Anchor Kimberly Hunt

Host Mark Larson of KFMB AM 760

SD Magazing Joyce Glazer

SD Symphony Maestro Jahja Ling


This joyful jumpstart to the Holiday Season will also include VIP Reception with

10 Year Reunion of Past Honorees, Silent & Live Auction, Festive Dinner & Entertainment 


Benefiting the Student Services & Homeless Services of UPLIFT

Our Giving Goal for the 2017 Tribute is to raise $100,000. This will support the delivery of over 30,000 volunteer hours per year through the four programs of UPLIFT, providing services in two essential areas: 

Student Services~

   • Kids at Heart – 10 sites of weekly, literacy focused,  academic tutoring K-12

  • Swimming Upstream – Life skills for young women, 100% High School graduation rate!

Homeless Services~

 • The Home Team  – All levels of assistance for those experiencing homelessness

 • Triple Cross – DMV CA ID's & document prep for housing placement


Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM PST
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University of San Diego Hahn Center Forum 
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Driving Directions 


Jan Magot, Tribute Committee

jmagot2016@gmail.com, 619.972.9970

Monica Ball, Tribute Committee

mbrealestate@cox.net, 619.708.3512

UPLIFT  - Urban People Living In Faith & Trust

Transforming Lives, UPLIFTing San Diego!

For more information about our Student & Homeless Services programs please contact us today!

UPLIFT 619.234.4504

 Email: uplift@uplift.sdcoxmail.com
Mailing: 2801 B Street #26, San Diego, CA 92102  | Office: 2691 B Street, San Diego, CA 92102 

              UPLIFT 501(c)(3) charitable organization               Tax ID #: 33-0210280, Est. 1987 



UPLIFTing Citizens of San Diego
10 Year Reunion of Past Honorees
Diane Bell, Dr. Bob Brower,
Father Joe Carroll, Myrtle Cole, Jose Cruz,
Bishop Roy Dixon D.D., 
Danah Fayman*, Bill Gibbs*, Joyce Glazer,
Trevor Hoffman, 
Chaplain Derrick E. Horne, Kimberly Hunt,
Herb Johnson, Meb Keflezighi, 
Sheriff Bill Kolender*, Mark Larson, 
Carol LeBeau, Bob Lehman, Jajha Ling,
Pastor Miles McPherson, 
Pastor Shawn Mitchell, George Mitrovich, 
Rev. Canon Mary Moreno- Richardson,
Kassim Osgood, Anne Otterson*, 
Jake Peavy, Mayor Jerry Sanders, 
Rev. Burton S. Smith*, 
Rev. George Walker Smith, 
LaDainian Tomlinson, Lorie Zapf, 
Chief Shelley Zimmerman

10 Year Reunion VIP Reception includes all Past Honorees as available with 
Special Memories of the five who have passed away, denoted with *