San Diego Police Foundation


When caring citizens like you come together, great things happen. We’d love to see you at an upcoming event.

Gold Shield Gala

Online registration is now closed. If you have any questions, please call the office at (619) 232-2130.

A dinner and dancing soiree designed to shine a spotlight on the community spirit of our officers who go above and beyond the call of duty each and every day.  At this event, we highlight our K9 Crimefighter Campaign that funds all the new police dogs for America’s Finest K9 Unit.

Gala Chair: Kristi Pieper
Honorary Chairs: Helen & Chris Ghio

If you are unable to attend, please consider honoring those who protect and serve San Diego, rain or shine every day all year long, by making a donation now.  A gift of any size is warmly welcomed. Donations of $1,000 and above will be recognized on our “Azul Honor Wall” at the Gala and on this page. Please show YOUR heart of gold by clicking the registration link below.


September 28, 2019


Reception 5:00PM
Dinner 6:30PM


Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

10950 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, CA