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Reaching for the Stars Gala – October 14, 2018

Brighter Beginnings: Reaching for the Stars Gala  
Supporting Brighter Beginnings, a Non-Profit Dedicated To Helping Vulnerable Families Thrive

Chabot Space & Science Center

10000 Skyline Blvd | Oakland, CA

The Details

Join us at one of Oakland’s hidden Gems as we host our First Gala Fundraiser! This fantastic event provides many ways to have a great time while supporting our crucial work for the health and wellness of low-income children and families in the East Bay. Together we will reach for the stars in an effort to make a difference in our community!

Event Schedule
6:00 pm – Cocktail Auction & Reception as well as access to the “Blast Off Exhibit”

7:00 pm- Dinner & Program

9:00 pm- Telescope Viewing with Astronomers


  • Attend
    • Purchase tickets here.
    • Presale: $175 | Regular: $200
  • Volunteer
    • Contact Lucy Rios at 925.393.8750 or email for details.


Thank you to our Sponsors

Bright Sky – $100,000 

Luminous Moon – $50,000

Sunrise – $20,000

Dazzling Dawn – $10,000

Shimmering Lights – $1,000-$5,000


Interested in Being a Sponsor?

  • To purchase a sponsorship online, click here.
    • Alternately, you may download a Sponsorship Form and mail it to:
      • Brighter Beginnings | Attn: Development Manager | 3478 Buskirk Ave., Suite 105 | Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
  • Questions? Contact our sponsorship coordinators at:
    • Lucy Rios at (510) 393-8750 or

 Brighter Beginnings is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our tax ID is 94-2949749.