Join Swizter Learning Center for our first in-person event on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 at 6pm. Mark your calendars for an evening of goodwill and good fun! 

Location: Shade Hotel, Redondo Beach



Our annual gala and auction is a fantastic opportunity for organizations to gain valuable exposure in the Los Angeles and South Bay philanthropic & educational community, all while supporting a truly monumental cause. Because of the commitment of our sponsors, we are able to continue making a dramatic impact on special needs students and special education. Contact us for more information on levels of gala sponsorship and what is included in our sponsorship packages.

Switzer Learning Center is hosting its first annual gala on December 3, 2022. This event brings together hundreds of our community’s most generous philanthropists for a spectacular Speakeasy-themed evening complete with a high-energy cocktail reception, impressive live and silent auctions, casino gaming, music, dinner and dancing. Guests will experience an enchanted evening of jazz, premium prohibition-era beverages and delectable cuisine. Join our Event Committee members Julia Parton, Lynn Lord, Bam Mitchell, Michele Nelson, and Michelle Lord as we celebrate our first in-person event since 2019!

Switzer Learning Center is a non-profit charitable organization raising funds and awareness to support neurodivergent and special needs youth, teens, and young adults in the South Bay and across L.A. County. Your Sponsorship and donations make a lasting impact that transform the lives of those we serve. For more information about this year’s event — including tickets, sponsorship opportunities, program ads, and donations— please contact Ms. Sandoval at 310.328.3611 or development@switzercenter.org.




Judy Borck

Barb Ailor

Torrance Refining Co.


Auction Donors Include:

Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy

Universal Studios

Walt Disney Museum


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