San Francisco Botanical GardenSan Francisco Botanical Garden Special Events
Garden Feast 2014
WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2014, 11AM–2PM
San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park
In support of the Garden's Youth Education Program

11am Reception & Silent Auction
12:30pm Luncheon & Program


Daniel Goleman
Daniel Goleman
Internationally-known psychologist, science journalist and bestselling author

Daniel Goleman, internationally-known psychologist, science journalist and bestselling author of Emotional Intelligence; Social Intelligence; Ecological Intelligence: How Knowing the Hidden Impacts of What We Buy Can Change Everything; Ecoliterate: How Educators Are Cultivating Emotional, Social, and Ecological Intelligence (co-authored with the Center for Ecoliteracy) and Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence. Dr. Goleman has transformed the way the world educates children, relates to family and friends, and conducts business. He will speak on the importance of developing ecological intelligence as well as emotional and social intelligence in children, our next generation of leaders.


List updated as of April 23, 2014.

$25,000 and above
$10,000 – $24,999
  • Don and Julie Baldocchi
  • Cynthia S. Jamplis
  • The Parish Family
  • Pisces Foundation
  • Tom Steyer and Kat Taylor
$5,000 – $9,999
  • Alison and Owen Brown
  • Eliza Brown
  • Carla and David Crane
  • EMIKA Fund
  • Tony Farrell and Kathy Heinze
  • Bill and Ilse Gaede
  • Julie B. Harkins
  • The William and Inez Mabie Family Foundation
  • Monica Martin and Buck Delventhal
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Company
  • Constance Peabody
  • The Renaissance Foundation – Stephanie Fowler and Irving Levin
  • Sue Ann and Robert Schiff
  • Wendy Tonkin
$2,500 – $4,999
  • Pat and Henry Alker
  • Donald F. and Marilyn Baldocchi
  • Dr. Joseph and Mrs. Clara Barbaccia
  • Matthew and Janice Barger
  • Tish and Jim Brown
  • Arden Bucklin-Sporer, Beth Barker and Lauren Klein
  • Tulip Dains
  • Dodge & Cox
  • Renata Gasperi and Donald Frediani
  • Anki Gelb and Kathleen Volkmann
  • Anne Marie and Stephen Massocca
  • Patrick McGovern
  • Mary and Lawrence Pitts
  • Helen McKenna Ridley
    and Allan Ridley
  • San Francisco Garden Club
  • Phil Schlein
  • Mr. and Mrs. Roane T. Sias
  • Tom and Jane Singer
  • Mary Ann Tonkin
  • Willis Lease Finance Corporation
$1,000 – $2,499
  • Anchor Realty and Mark Campana
  • Raquel Baldocchi and Alex Reyes
  • Kathleen Bole and Paul Klingenstein
  • Beatrice V. Bowles
  • Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bowles, Jr.
  • Toni Hunter Breck
  • Susie and Mark Buell
  • Dennis and Marlene Burke
  • Leslie and Buzz Burlock
  • David and Karin Chamberlain
  • Kate Ditzler
  • Don and Janie Friend
  • Robert and Chandra Friese
  • Alison C. Fuller and Lynn D. Fuller
  • The Garden Route Company
  • John and Marcia Goldman
  • Peter Good – Goodscapes
  • Dr. Roger and Mary Greenberg
  • Katie Hall and Tom Knutsen
  • INTERSTICE ARCHITECTS – Zoee Astrachan and Andrew Dunbar
  • Cynthia Livermore
  • Lyngso Garden Materials Inc.
  • Anita Mardikian and Pepo Pichler
  • Lisille and Henry Matheson
  • Anne Giannini McWilliams
  • Stephanie and Bill Mellin
  • George Mitchell
  • Bill and Susan Oberndorf Foundation
  • Oppenheim Lewis, Inc.
  • Rollo & Ridley, Inc.
  • Robert and Shirley Sanderson Fund
  • Theo Taft Schwabacher
  • Sloat Garden Center
  • Mitchell David Solomon Foundation
  • Tim and Rose Stewart
  • Susan Swig
  • Tierra Technology
  • Edith and Joseph Tobin
  • Herbert D. Wetzel
    and Dr. Cherie L.R. Wetzel
  • David and Boo Whitridge
  • Wilkes Bashford
  • Diane Wilsey
  • Jane Zuercher


Photos by Susana Bates for Drew Altizer Photography.

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