FANGtastic Halloween Gala – Celebrating 35 Years of Family House

Family House Gala 2016 - FangtasticHonoring Our Co-Founder, Arthur R. Ablin, MD

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Fairmont Hotel (950 Mason Street, San Francisco)

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Tickets & Sponsorship


  • The Fairmont Valet Parking: Family House special rate $45/night (Fairmont Hotel Garage is located on the corner of Powell and California Sts.)
  • The Masonic Auditorium Garage: Maximum $30/night (1101 California St.)

Evening Program
6:00pm VIP Reception *invite only
6:30pm Cocktail Reception
7:30pm Dinner & Program
9:00pm Entertainment

Tasteful costume attire encouraged

Event Co-Chairs

Lorcan Kearney & Gerry Sangiacomo

Honorary Committee

Pam & Larry Baer
Rebecca Boucher
Ron & Gayle Conway
Melissa Galliani
Robert Goldsby, MD
Nancy & Stephen Grand
Chris Gruwell
Jane & Chancellor Sam Hawgood
Michelle Herminston, MD & Terry Hermiston, MD
Collette & John Kugler
Joseph Kushner, MD
Jan & Mark Laret
Hanmin Lee MD & Barbara Morgenthau
Mignon Loh, MD & Michael Vostrejs, MD
Kate Matthay, MD & Michael Matthay, MD
Meg & Bob Nibbi
Matt Schroyer
Susan & Michael Schwartz
Eric Schwartz & Magda Wesslund
Beatie & Mike Seidenberg
Beth & Kevin Shannon, MD
Elliot Stieglitz, MD
Kelly Sultan
Linda & Keena Turner
Nicholas Turner

Live Auction Sneak Preview

Co-Chairs Gerry Sangiacomo & Lorcan KearneyDinner Party for 12 with FANGtastic Gala Co-Chairs Gerry Sangiacomo and Lorcan Kearney

The party continues! You and 11 friends will join our wonderful event Co-Chairs for a private dinner party at Family House. Expect delicious food and wine, and even better company!

Donated by: Gerry Sangiacomo and Lorcan Kearney

Linda and Keena TurnerFormer 49er Keena Turner: Tour the 49ers Museum & Dinner for 6 at Michael Mina

Join Family House Board Members former 49er Keena Turner and his wife Linda for a personalized tour of the 49ers Museum at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Afterwards, you and your guests will join them for an elegant dinner at San Francisco’s famous Michael Mina restaurant. Touchdown!

Donated by: Linda and Keena Turner

Liam Mayclem - The Foodie ChapSF Foodie Tasting and Tour for 4 with Liam Mayclem, The Foodie Chap

Taste San Francisco like never before as you and three friends join Foodie Chap Liam Mayclem for a tour and tasting at some of San Francisco’s best eateries. Winning bidder also receives a magnum of Lanson Brut Rose.

Donated by: Liam Mayclem

49er Joe Montana and Jennifer MontanaCocktail Party with Former 49er and Hall of Famer Joe Montana

You and your friends will join former 49er and Hall of Famer Joe Montana and his wife Jennifer for a private cocktail for party for 12 at Family House. Enjoy fabulous wine, hors d’oeuvres, and dessert provided by Ca’Momi restaurant. Tonight, take home some autographed memorabilia!

Donated by: Jennifer and Joe Montana and Ca’Momi

Ski at Sun ValleyStay and Ski at Sun Valley

Enjoy a long weekend getaway of world-class skiing in Sun Valley for two. Includes airfare, and 3 night stay for 2 at the Sun Valley Inn, plus 3 days of skiing for the lucky couple. Valid through the end of the 2016-17 ski season.

Donated by: Ann Adamson Leonardo and Sun Valley

SF Giants Luxury BoxSan Francisco Giants Suite at AT&T Park

Hit it out of the park! Root for our amazing home team, the San Francisco Giants, from a luxury suite at AT&T Park. Lot includes food and drink and game tickets for 12 diehard fans.

Donated by: Nibbi Bros. General Contractors

Thank You to Our Sponsors!


Sponsorship Opportunities

Please click here to view the available Sponsorship Opportunities for this event. Click here to purchase a sponsorship or tickets. If you have questions, please email Kelley O’Brien at

Thank you for supporting Family House!