Don Diego Scholarship Foundation kicked off 2020 with its initial Endowed Scholarship honoring an iconic San Diego ranching family: William and Elizabeth Tulloch
Your Donation Will Endure for Generations to Come
Make an investment in the bright future of our community and tomorrow’s trailblazers while making a name for yourself or your family by creating an Endowed Named Scholarship.
As the nonprofit partner of the San Diego County Fair and Del Mar Fairgrounds, Don Diego annually offers approximately $73,500 in college scholarships to over two dozen exceptional San Diego area students who are associated with activities at the Fair and Fairgrounds. Our scholarship program celebrates and perpetuates the rich tradition of agriculture in our region while enabling deserving Scholars from diverse backgrounds to succeed in college, excel in an array of careers and give back to their community.
An Iconic Leadership Opportunity
We invite you to join other torchbearers in establishing a Don Diego Endowed Named Scholarship with a gift of $10,000 and above.
What Our Donors Are Saying
“I hope that our $5,000 George and Patricia Karetas Endowed Scholarship will be an inspiration for many to follow.”
Don Diego Chair Emeritus and current Board member Roxana Foxx, pictured here with her husband, Robert E. Hertkza, MD, has created a Roxana Foxx Endowed Scholarship that will provide an annual $1,000 college scholarship to a deserving student.
“We have both been employed by and involved with the San Diego County Fair for decades. Our two daughters worked there as well. We consider it an honor and privilege to establish the $1,000 Mannen Family Endowed Scholarship to help future Fair employees achieve their college and career goals.”
Frank and Executive Director Chana Mannen
Don Diego Board member and 22nd DAA Board member Frederick Schenk and his wife, Shari, say they are happy to provide a $2,500 Schenk Family Endowed Scholarship to an outstanding student in the Employee category for years to come.