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The Spotlight Club is a growing network of philanthropists who view credible and in-depth journalism as critical to a functioning democracy. Spotlight Club members invest in investigative journalism and in doing so, ensure fearless, non-partisan truth-tellers are in San Diego and beyond looking out for the best interest of the community.

Our journalism acts as a watchdog on decisions, policies and practices affecting our daily lives. inewsource strives to uphold the constitution to the highest level, and your support of us at the highest levels means our work can dig deeper into the issues that matter and widen our reach into more communities.

Membership is open to all donors who give $1,000 or more annually. As a Spotlight Club member, you become part of a prestigious group of friends dedicated to supporting investigative reporting. Join today to enjoy a full year of “behind the story” insights, advanced release of breaking stories, special events and more.

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Events

10th Anniversary Reception
Friday, November 8, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
La Jolla Country Club
Click here for details.

Spotlight Club Membership Benefits

Inside Source - $1,000+

Inside Source - $1,000+

Benefits:

  • Advance alerts of upcoming news stories
  • “Behind the Deadline” videos about key stories, direct from the reporters who wrote them
  • Invitations to Spotlight Club events, featuring prominent names in the media
  • Monthly “Inside inewsource” updates from the Executive Director
  • Studio Tour hosted by Executive Director/Editor, and personal introduction to inewsource reporters
  • Recognition as a Spotlight Club member on website, at signature events and in newsletters

Headliner - $2,500+

Headliner - $2,500+

Benefits:

  • All of the above, plus...
  • Invitations to “Coffee with the Editor,” highlighting insider updates and discussion of pressing San Diego concerns and stories

Illuminator - $5,000+

Illuminator - $5,000+

Benefits:

  • All of the above, plus...
  • Invitations to private VIP salon events
  • Personal service ombudsman, Ashley Rodriguez, to answer questions and to accommodate requests from members

Fourth Estate - $10,000+

Fourth Estate - $10,000+

Benefits:

  • All of the above, plus...
  • Dinner with the Editor (with option to include four additional guests)
  • Special opportunities to meet with prominent names in the media and to invite guests

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Our Spotlight Club Members

Major Impact Ambassadors $25,000+

Major Impact Ambassadors $25,000+

Anne Evans
Pam and Hal Fuson
The Hervey Family Fund
Joan and Irwin Jacobs
Allison and Robert Price
Sandra Timmons and Richard Sandstrom
Nita and Henk van der Werff
Karin Winner

Fourth Estate $10,000+

Fourth Estate $10,000+

Stephanie Bergsma and Dwight Hare
Catherine and Phil Blair
Paula Cordeiro
Marilyn Creson-Brown and James Brown
Una Davis and Jack McGrory
Martha and Ed Dennis
Amy Ginnow and Andrée Morin
William Grosskopf
Linda and Mel Katz
Karen and John Liu
Deborah Szekely

Illuminator $5,000+

Illuminator $5,000+

Peter Cooper
Susanna and Michael Flaster
Larry Friedman
Joyce Gattas
Carol Lazier and Jay Merritt
Mitch and David Lynn
Susan and Peter Mallory
Connie Matsui and Bill Beckman
Patti Roscoe and Jim Tiffany
Stacy and Don Rosenberg
Paula Taylor and Bernie Kulchin
Kitty and Keene Wolcott

Headliner $2,500+

Headliner $2,500+

Dede and Michael Alpert
John Caple
Denise Carabet and Don Howells
Judy Clarke and Speedy Rice
Ruth Covell
Emily and Dan Einhorn
Kim Godwin and Tom Wilcox
Pamela and Dennis Mudd
Paula and Brian Powers
Martha Ranson
Gayle and Phil Tauber
Pat and Chris Weil

Inside Source $1,000+

Inside Source $1,000+

Pat Abbott
Kate Adams
Sayed Ali
Terry Atkinson
Valerie Barker
Karen and Jim Brailean
Jacqueline Bell
Heather Bergman and Matt Steiner
Joan and Daniel Brown
Anne-Marie Caple
Candace Carroll and Len Simon
Carol and Jeff Chang
Michele and Kenneth Chin-Purcell
Cheryl Clark
Bret Cleveland and Robert Algeni
Deidre Collins-Burnett and Brad Burnett
Amy Corton and Carl Eibl
Vickie Church
Guylyn and Scott Cummins
Kelly Davenport and Mark DeBoskey
Elissa and Gary Davis
Mary and Jim Dawe
Ingrid de Llamas
Nina and Bob Doede
Sr. RayMonda DuVall
Phyllis and Dan Epstein
Judy and James Farley
Jane and Thompson Fetter
Pat Finn
Elisabeth Eisner Forbes
Alicia and Charles Foster
Theresa Foudy
Stacy and Robert Foxworth
Barbara Freeman
John Fries
Leticia and David Fuhriman
Elaine Galinson and Herb Solomon
Ann Garland and Saul Levine
Hanna and Mark Gleiberman
Renita Greenberg
Laura and Guy Halgren
Matthew Halgren
Marjorie Hansen-Shaevitz and Morton Shaevitz
Barbara and Jim Hartung
Ruth Hayward
Lorie Hearn
Jay Hill
Susan Hopley
Ida Houby and Bill Miller
Joanne Hutchinson and David Cooper
Nora Taylor Jaffe
Nancy Jamison and Mark Dillon
Jay Jeffcoat
Julie and Tom Karlo
Richard Katz
Sheryl and Kenneth King
Gail and Marty Levin
Sheila and Jeff Lipinsky
Susan and John Magee
Susan and Michael Marrinan
Judy McDonald
Margaret M. McKeown and Peter Cowhey
Maggie and Paul Meyer
Fenner Milton
Mary Munk
Cindy and George Olmstead
Mel Opotowsky
Linda Pinney
Michael Price
Susan Raffee
Martha Ranson
Laurayne Ratner
Rebecca Reichmann-Tavares and Ricardo Tavares
Carolyn Revelle
Julie Ruedi and Robert Engler
Blair Sadler
Susan and Edward Sanderson
Donna and Charles Sevilla
Lynn Schenk
Isabel and Scott Schechter
Susan Shirk and Sam Popkin
Beth Sirull
Nancy and Alan Spector
Kat and Ted Steuer
Cookie and Tom Sudberry
Lori and Paul Thiel
John Venekamp
Andrew Viterbi
Audrey Viterbi
Will Vukmanic
Mary Walshok
Cynthia Wingard
Laura Wingard and Michael Schuerman
Dale Yahnke
Ann Zahner

Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

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The San Diego Foundation

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