State of the Heart Gala

Come Celebrate Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

Scripps Health invites all to get tickets and celebrate the opening of Prebys Cardiovascular Institute. A gala to show appreciation to donors who gave generously to the development of Scripps state-of-the-art heart hospital and allow others to give a heartfelt gift to raise additional funds for Prebys Cardiovascular Institute.

Come Celebrate Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

To celebrate the opening of Prebys Cardiovascular Institute and honor San Diego philanthropist Conrad T. Prebys, this gala will be a night to remember.


Guests will tour the new hospital, enjoy an elegant dinner, experience live entertainment by William Close and the Earth Harp Collective, and dance in a magical environment.


This celebration is made possible with the leadership of Conrad Prebys and Debbie Turner, gala co-chairs and presenting sponsors. They are joined by Martha and Mike McKinnon, co-chairs, and Helene and George Gould, presenting sponsors.


This once-in-a-lifetime event will offer the opportunity to thank our many donors who have generously supported the development of this state-of-the-art heart hospital and to raise additional funds for Prebys Cardiovascular Institute.

Ticket Information

$500 – Guest Ticket
$5,000 – Guest Table (Seats 10)
$1,000 – VIP Ticket*
$10,000 – VIP Table* (Seats 10)
*Includes preferred seating, recognition at the reception and a private, pre-event tour

Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

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Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

This extraordinary center will usher in a new era of heart care excellence. Learn more about Prebys Cardiovascular Institute.

Conrad Prebys

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Conrad Prebys

Giving back is a guiding principle in the philosophy of this noted San Diego philanthropist. Learn more about Conrad Prebys.

The Campaign

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The Campaign

San Diegans play a vital role in bringing world-class cardiovascular care to our region. Learn more about the Campaign for Cardiovascular Care.

Gala Entertainment

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Gala Entertainment

William Close and the Earth Harp Collective uniquely combine sculpture and music for an outstanding evening of entertainment.

Prebys Cardiovascular Institute
on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Event details
Date Time Fee
Sat, Feb 28th, 2015 - Sat, Feb 28th, 2015 6 pm - 11 pm $500.00