Sponsor an Event

As with all American Red Cross operations, our annual events would not be possible
without the generous support from our community. There are a variety of unique
sponsorship opportunities available for the different events held by the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties.

For more information about event sponsorship opportunities, please contact Megan Blanek, Events Specialist, at Megan.Blanek@redcross.org or (858) 309-1267.

San Diego - Real Heroes 2012

Real Heroes Breakfast

There are everyday heroes among us who inspire us by their actions, compassion, and dedication to serving others. The Real Heroes Breakfast is a community celebration that honors citizens in San Diego and Imperial Counties who have made a difference in their communities through individual acts of courage. Join us each year in celebration and nominate your heroes today!


Lifeguard Games

Lifeguard Games is a fun, exciting event which brings together certified lifeguards from over 100 swimming pools in San Diego and Imperial Counties. This event enables city and county lifeguards to showcase and further hone their life-saving and water safety skills in the presence of their peers and members of the community.

Volunteer Recognition

Volunteer Recognition

Every spring the American Red Cross San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter honors the compassion and commitment of Red Cross volunteers at our Volunteer Recognition event. In San Diego and Imperial Counties, more than 1,000 volunteers donate their time each year. Volunteers comprise 90 percent of the Red Cross workforce.