Join us for Morningside Academy Awards Gala & Auction Fundraiser. February 9th, 2024 at Imperial Lake Union.

Gala/Auction information all here!


Who will you nominate and vote for? Click here.

Gala tickets here.

Become a sponsor here.

Donate items, services, and experiences here.

Procurement Letter, Donation Form, Sponsorship Form Packet.

Celebrating more than 40 years of Educational Advancements!

Morningside Academy has remained committed to helping students overcome their struggles and strive to achieve their full potential.

Show your support! Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with awards, entertainment, and a chance to raise funds for our scholarship program and school necessities. At this years Academy Awards-themed Gala and Fundraising Auction, winners and nominees alike will be celebrated for their incredible work and the roles they have played in helping Morningside students achieve their goals.  Let’s celebrate the life-long impact Morningside Academy has when they make learning possible. Now is your chance to recognize their hard work and efforts. Become a sponsor and Sponsor an award.

Vote and nominate a Morningside faculty, staff, or admin for an award here! Nominations accepted now, until December 1st, 2023. The top three nominees for each award category will be announced and voting will start December 4th, 2023 and end February 1st, 2024 at 6 pm.


Morningside Academy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit school. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law (IRS Tax-ID #91-1183562).


Sponsors & Supporters

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 2024 Sponsors 


Roaring Readers Sponsor $10,000 & up 

2 Anonymous

Gary Burd & Grace Colton


Big Picture Sponsor $5,000 & up

2 Anonymous 

Ross & Rebecca Ortega

M3 & Lisa Sweatt

Ewan Duncan & Carol Crews


Driving Sponsor $3,000 & up


Dr. Joanne Robbins

The Fuhrman Family

Dr. Kent Johnson


License To Soar Sponsor $1,000

REFINO Services


The Fasen Family

Lea & Benjamin Lipman

Timothy Onders & Laura Wilbur

Wendy Kearns & Byron Springer

Anthony & Christine Balsamo

Walter & Shauna Wendt

Mark & Catherine Megarity

Christopher Hibbeln & Alison Cramer


Supporting Sponsor $500 & up

Aaron & Natalie Patz 

Jonathan Schwartz

Loren Kronen

Ken & Julie Wray

Vincent & Cindy Tong

Paul & Sarah Butcher

Salvatore Balsamo

Rose Anderson

Vincent & Roslyn Duffy


Champion Sponsor Customizable

Julianne Campbell

Amy Stoddard

Rian & Chad Rife

James Kotlik

Vincent Balsamo

Andy & Rose Zeigler

Wes & Kira Wakefield

Lucky Seven Foundation

Todd & Gretchen Irby

Lisa & Jen Holt

Deanna Brand

Matt Handron 

Kun Yu

Cucina Carini

Jade Stefano

Paola Balsamo

John Goeppinger

Vincenzo Balsamo

Ryan Middleton

Barbara McKeon


Robert Denton 

Scott & Vanessa Sweeney

Jack Simpkins & Ashley Harmon

Tommy Donovan & Anna Treadway

Windermere & Team Torres

Matching Gift

Many companies allow employees and retirees to significantly increase the impact of your gifts. Here are some of the Matching Gift Programs that have supported Morningside:
  • The Gates Foundation
  • Benevity
  • Expedia
  • Netspeed
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Boeing
  • T-Mobile
  • F-5
  • Starbucks Partner Match Program

Other Ways to Give

Support Morningside Academy as you shop with these easy giving programs.

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Fred Meyers Rewards

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