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Event Sponsors


Business & Corporate Sponsors

Summer Enrichment Academy

MJP Computers, Indy Batra


City of Ventura


Chalkboard Sponsors

Barbara Fitzgerald


FastSigns Ventura, Saurabh Bajaj

Fred Evans, RE/MAX Gold Coast Realtors

Dr. Thomas and Deborah Golden

Roper Smith Family

Harrison Industries


Text Book Sponsors

Lloyd Properties

Barbara Meister

Mike and Loretta Merewether

Sabrena Rodriguez & Andrei Bobrow

Bryant and Linda Lum

Arlien Plat, West Coast Sash & Door

Michael and Patty Velthoen 

Ric & Penny Ruffinelli

David Jaffe and Lisa West



Ink Well Sponsors

Mary & Matthew Haffner

HannahBeth Jackson

Caryn and Doug Woodburn

Susan and Ed Lacey

Bart & Michelle Bleuel

Michael Mariani and Kay Giles

Ventura Council PTA

Michael Israel, Norman Dowler, LLP

Sespe Consulting Inc., John & Angie Hecht

Ed Summers


Apple Sponsors

Kathy Asher

Reed & Michele Horwitz

Dr. Joseph and Mari Spirito

Judith Russo

Nancy Merrick & Gary Lairmore

Ron Halt

Adela Trainor, Team Trainor

Peggy Kroener

Patricia Veselich


Festival of Talent 2017

Join us for the upcoming Festival of Talent at Ventura High School. This district-wide event showcases the best and brightest talent in the district and is a major fundraiser for the Ventura Education Partnership. Businesses, community groups and individuals serve as sponsors for this exciting event.

This year's show is once again being directed by Rubicon Theatre Company's very talented Brian McDonald. This year's theme is "Rock the World!" a celebration of the diversity of students and talents in our community -- a theme of unity.

Fundraising Dinner 5-6:30 p.m. Hosted by Ventura Unified Leadership Council
VHS cafeteria – $8 pasta dinner from Milano’s.  For dinner reservation and purchase call 641-5116 ext. 2312 or stop by any high school ASB office.

Festival of Talent 7 p.m.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are available ONLINE and will be available at the door for $15.

All proceeds go directly to programs which benefit our students. Sponsors receive city-wide recognition as friends of education. 

Become a Festival of Talent Sponsor:

Your sponsorship of this event goes directly to supporting grants to teachers and staff in Ventura Unified.  Every dollar raised the children of this community.

You may also choose to dedicate your donation to a specific grant area (Science & Technology, Arts & Music, Health & Wellness, or General Need).  No matter how you choose, your donation will make a difference in a VUSD classroom this year.  Thank you for supporting this great event and our schools!


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