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SPARK Holiday After-Party

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SPARK Holiday After-Party

Party & White Elephant Exchange Ambassadors, It’s time to spread that Christmas cheer! Please join us after the BGC Mitchell Branch party at Cocina del Charro for our own holiday celebration. Enjoy hosted appetizers and merriment with your fellow SPARK Ambassadors. Please bring a $15 gift (fun or serious, you decide) to participate in the White Elephant exchange. Cocina del Charro Mexican Restaurant 890 West Valley Parkway, Escondido 6-8pm Hope to see you...

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Peers & Beers Nov 5th, 2014

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Peers & Beers Nov 5th, 2014

    Taste Test San Diego Craft Beers, Enjoy Tasty Hors d’oeuvres, Network with Local, Young Professionals! Cort “Craft” Peters knows his beer.  While seeking enlightenment at a monastery high in the peaks of Colorado, a spring of pure rocky mountain water showed itself.  Knowing the importance of water in the beer making process, Cort wasted no time in “Tapping the Rockies.”  Now recognized as a mental performance coach and renowned beer expert, Cort will take us through an elevated journey into the history of beer, the brewing process, and the styles of San Diego.  With your ticket you’ll experience six different local San Diego beers while enjoying tasty hors d’oeuvres compliments of REAL Food & Spirits.  You won’t go home hungry OR thirsty! $30/person Ambassador/Jr. Board Member: $25 At the Door: $35 Located at REAL Food & Spirits, Solana Beach (See map below) 124 Solana Hills Dr. Solana Beach, CA 92075 Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 6:30-8:30 p.m. Online Ticketing for Peers & Beers: Beer Tasting & Networking Mixer powered by...

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US Bank Bayside Toss for the Kids Cornhole Tournament, Sept 13, 2014

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US Bank Bayside Toss for the Kids Cornhole Tournament, Sept 13, 2014

US Bank Bayside Toss for the Kids Cornhole Tournament Presented by Write Up A Storm Saturday, September 13, 2014 12:00 – 5:00 pm RUOCOO Park 585 Harbor Lane San Diego, CA 92101 Price:  $50/team (entry into tournament, raffle ticket, food and a drink ticket) World Cup Format: 3 games guaranteed THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER TAKES HOME A TROPHY AND A BRAND NEW SET OF CORNHOLE BOARDS COMPLETE WITH BAGS (courtesy of Bagtoss.com)! Entry Deadline for Teams: September 10, 2014 Register a team of two to play in the cornhole competition or cheer for your favorite team as a spectator!  We welcome players of all skill levels.  The competition will be held in a World Cup format with a 3 game guarantee. Your ticket includes entry, an opportunity drawing ticket, food, and a drink ticket. Plus, get access to the Games Pavillion and have fun with Ladder Golf, Spike Ball, and much, much more! Click here for Partnership Opportunities Click here for Tournament FAQ Ruocco Park allows outside food and drink. BYOB/F to enhance your Bayside Toss experience! Proceeds will go towards the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego Back-to-School Supplies for Kids...

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May 17th, 2nd Annual SPARK Open

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May 17th, 2nd Annual SPARK Open

  What: 9-hole, Par 3 Golf Fundraiser to Benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego Where: Sail Ho Golf Course @ Liberty Station When: Saturday May 17, 2014, 11:00am shotgun start (Registration starts at 10:00), lunch will be provided following play Cost: $55 per player (includes 9-hole round, lunch following play, 1 entry into the putting contest and 1 drink ticket.  $60 per person within 10 days of the event (registrations after May 1st)) Now that we’ve all had the chance to get a feel for the course, this year we’ll be adding in additional contests and challenges to take our game to the next level.  Similar to last year, we welcome golf experts and novices to enjoy a day on the golf course with SPARK Ambassadors and friends!  Get there early and take your swing at our Putting Contest! All proceeds go to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego   Event registration for 2nd Annual SPARK Open Golf Tournament powered by...

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Peers and Beers Mar 5th, 2014

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Peers and Beers Mar 5th, 2014

  On March 5, SPARK hosted a networking event at Green Flash Brewery.  This event was open to the public and we were excited to see a number of new faces!  We enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate the successful wrap-up of our Little Jumps Big Changes fundraising campaign over some of San Diego’s finest craft beers.  We also appreciated the opportunity to welcome new and potential Ambassadors and talk about our mission with Boys & Girls Clubs of San Diego.  We want to thank everyone that attended and Green Flash for providing us with such a great venue!...

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Spark Holiday Party for the Kids, Dec 18th, 2013

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Spark Holiday Party for the Kids, Dec 18th, 2013

On December 18, the SPARK Ambassadors helped host their 3rd annual Holiday Party at the Encanto Branch.  This time around, over 200 eager youngsters participated in stocking decorating, cookie decorating and plenty of games.  The highlight of the event was a visit from Santa (SPARK Ambassador Dave Moceri) and the receipt of a gift.  Thanks to everyone who helped SPARK raise over 200 gifts for this...

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2013 Spark Open, Sept 29th, 2013

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2013 Spark Open, Sept 29th, 2013

Location:  Sail Ho Golf Course @ Liberty Station Date: Sunday, September 29, 2013 Time: 11:00am – 1:30pm Details:  Enjoy a beautiful San Diego fall day with SPARK at Sail Ho Golf Course.  We’ll be playing a 9-hole scramble on this par 3 course.   Following play there will be a football watch party at the Sail Ho Bar & Grill.  Sail Ho Bar & Grill has all-day happy hour specials including $3.00 Mimosas and Bloody Marys.  Not much of a golfer?  Feel free to come watch the football games during and after play.  Hope to see everyone there! Cost: $25 per person Register Here: Single $25 Pair $50...

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La Jolla Playhouse, Aug 2nd, 2013

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La Jolla Playhouse, Aug 2nd, 2013

FRIEND’S NIGHT at FOODIE FRIDAY August 2, 2013 – 6:00pm Following the performance of the new play: By: Rex Pickett Directed By: Des McAnuff Spark Young Professionals $40- Enter Promo:   Friends3452 Under 30: $20 (with valid ID) – Enter Promo:   Culturefix Gather and mingle at the La Jolla Playhouse while enjoying fare from some of San Diego’s finest food trucks and complimentary beer takings from Stone Brewery. To Purchase Tickets, visit LaJollaPlayhouse.org and enter your Promo Code. For more information or questions, contact Sara Abernethy at (858) 550-1070 x142 About Sideways: Sideways is the story of two friends – Miles, a frustrated novelist, and Jack, a no-name TV actor and director – and their journey through wine, women and disappointment.  During one last blowout road trip before Jack is to be married, the two men run headlong into their midlife crises, all the while exploring the stellar Santa Barbara region. La Jolla Playhouse is a professional, non-profit theatre company located on the University of California, San Diego campus at 2910 La Jolla Village...

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Game Night – Apr 25, 2013

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Game Night – Apr 25, 2013

  The third installment of SPARK’s Gamenight Social was a fun time had by all!  The happy hour started off with a “Guess your animal” ice breaker game, and complimentary tray passed appetizers (courtesy of Quality Social) were provided to those who arrived early enough to enjoy the oysters, shrimp skewers, sliders, wings, pretzel bites and other delicious snacks!  Then the games began with our signature “Twister” match and Kim and David were co-champions of this event, each winning a wine bottle prize.  We finished the evening with other board games and socializing, and the 70+ folks who attended seemed to enjoy this happy hour.  We hope to see you all at the next...

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Pins and Pints – Mar 12, 2013

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Pins and Pints – Mar 12, 2013

  On March 12, the SPARK Young Professionals strapped on their bowling shoes and participated in their first Ambassador mixer of 2013.  6 teams of 5 enjoyed spirited competition, cold beverages and scrumptious apps at East Village Tavern and Bowl.  Winning teams walked away with Starbucks gift cards and other prizes.  Pins & Pints is one of many exclusive “Ambassador” only events held by SPARK throughout the year.  For more information on becoming an Ambassador, click...

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