Thursday, November 15, 2018,

6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

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San Francisco City Hall

1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Pl.

San Francisco, CA

See map: Google Maps

6:00 p.m.: Reception

7:00 p.m.: Awards dinner

9:00 p.m.: After-party

Celebrating 15 Years

Join us as we celebrate 15 years of achievement and look forward to the future. The evening will include cocktails and a sit-down awards dinner, honoring the visionary media creators, educators, and policymakers who are helping kids thrive in our rapidly changing digital world.

All funds raised will help Common Sense deliver free resources to millions of homes and classrooms throughout the country.


Great Family Media Award: Black Panther

Educator of the Year Award: Sal Khan, founder of Khan Academy

Advocacy Award: March for Our Lives

Common Sense Leadership Award: Bill Price

And a special thank-you to our longtime supporters!

We are overwhelmed by the response and are especially grateful to our generous donors. If you are interested in attending, please contact Dana Blum ([email protected]).


Diana Nelson and John Atwater
Lynne and Marc Benioff
Penny and Jim Coulter
Jennifer Caldwell and John H.N. Fisher
Margaret and William Hearst
Marie and Bill McGlashan
Denise O’Leary and Kent Thiry

Host Committee

Amy Errett and Clare Albanese
Dana and Robert Blum
Stacey B. Case
Tracy Kirkham and Josef Cooper
Aileen Adams and Geoffrey Cowan
Simone Otus Coxe and Tench Coxe
Nina and Casper de Clercq
Whitney and Lanse Davis
Lorri Hamilton Durbin
Steve and Karen Ellis
Will Evers and Melinda Ellis Evers
Scott Erickson
Wanda Holland Greene
Jim and Cecilia Herbert
Lucy Hume and Nicholas Koukopoulos
Kerri and Mark Lehmann
Karen and Ronnie Lott
Kristin Vogelsong and Zander Lurie
Emily and Michael Millman
Anna and Mason Morfit
Krutika and Rajiv Patel
Shira and Michael Ronen
Susan Sachs
Ali and Brad Singer
Jennifer and Tony Smorgon
Hilary and John Somorjai
Cecily Stock
Kelli and Steffan Tomlinson
Liz and Jack Weingart
Lawrence Wilkinson

Thank you to our sponsors

Visionary Committee

Marcy Carsey
Ann and Paul Chen
April McClain-Delaney and John Delaney
Susan Ford Dorsey and Michael Dorsey
Abby and Egon Durban
The Fisher Family
Susan Crown and William Kunkler
Rochelle and David Ludwig
Meredith and Jonathan Meeks
Jessica and Jason Moment
JaMel and Thomas Perkins
Mindy and Jesse Rogers
Elizabeth and Andrew Spokes