LEADERSHIP GIFTS ($5,000 & Above, Cumulatively) Annette Bening Candace & Kevin J. Carlson Katherine & Kotaro Nakamura Patrick Henry High School Alumni Association, Inc. Sandra Petersen, M.D. Kristina Pinto Scarano Family Foundation at The San Diego Foundation Sharon & David Wax Family Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation J. Marie Tuthill MAESTRO DAVID AMOS CIRCLE ($20,757 Raised) Sharlene & David Berman, Co-Chairs
Four Sources: $6.3 Million — Funded by SDUSD Proposition S Basic Auditorium/Core Academic Facility PHAME!’s basic auditorium, including the stage and the orchestra pit, is funded by Proposition S, San Diego Unified’s $2.1 billion school facilities bond, passed in 2008 with 68% of the vote. On February 9, 2010, this initial funding for PHAME! was approved by the Board of Education.
PJHM Architects Attend Groundbreaking at PHHS “March 26th was the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Performing Arts Center, Production Studios and Whole Site Modernization at Patrick Henry High School.” Click on title above.
Foundation Gives PHAME! a Boost “The state-of-the-art facility gets a little help from the community and a famous friend” Read about PHAME!’s first fundraiser and the generous gift from PHHS alumna and 4-time Oscar nominee, Annette Bening.
A Community Determined to Get its PHAME! “‘Give me liberty or give me death,’ said the American Revolutionary War orator Patrick Henry. ‘And, while you’re at it,’ add community members at the high school named after him, ‘give me a decent performing arts center, too!’” Read San Diego Jewish World’s take on PHAME!, by Donald Harrison.
Katherine Nakamura, President Drew Hubbell, Vice President Janet Mueller, Secretary Melodie Holmen, Treasurer
David Amos, Director Michael Poltorak, Director Ex Officio Directors:
Listy Gillingham, Principal at PHHS.
Matthew Kalal, Performing Arts Director at PHHS.
Dedicated to serving the schools and performing arts organizations in the communities surrounding Cowles Mountain in San Diego, California. The Cowles Mountain Community Foundation is a California 501(c)(3) public benefit, nonprofit corporation, in existence since 2012. Tax ID# 45-5315884.