Sparkling benefit for Arc of San Diego

COAST CITIES — Support people with disabilities at The Jewels of San Diego 2013 All That Jazz gala. This annual black-tie event will begin at 6 p.m. May 31at the US Grant Hotel in the Presidential Ballroom. Dinner is at 7:30 p.m. and dancing features Wayne Foster experience.Proceeds benefit children and adults receiving essential life services at The Arc of San Diego while honoring local San Diegans for their philanthropic contributions to our community.

The community is invited to join Honorary Jewels Chairpersons Denise and Bertrand Hug, Phyllis and John Parrish, Jeanne Jones and Don Breitenberg, Marilyn and Kim Fletcher, Joye Blount and Jessie J. Knight, Jr., Lee and Frank Goldberg, Sandy Redman and Jeff Mueller, Sally B. and John M. Thornton, Pam Slater-Price and Herschel Price and Emma and Leo Zuckerman.

Tickets are $200 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Jennifer Bates Navarra at (619) 685-1175, ext. 291 or

The Arc of San Diego is a service provider for people with disabilities in San Diego County, serving children and adults with disabilities such as mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome.