Event Details

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Please note:  Proof of Vaccination & Masks Required

Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 10:30AM - 3:00PM


La Rinconada County Club
14595 Clearview Drive | Los Gatos, CA 95032
Shopping Boutiques & Silent Auction
Boutiques Include:  Susie O's,​Moonlite.,The Treasured Accessory,
The WholeSoul Company, & Rag & Bone
Silent Auction:  Additional details to be announced soon!
Noon Luncheon
David Russo

Sr. Director of Planned Giving & Corporate Relations

Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County

David is the Senior Director of Planned Giving and Corporate Relations for Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County. He is responsible for building and stewarding relationships with donors and with estate and financial planning professionals to provide information about Catholic Charities’ programs and services to end poverty and build strong families in Santa Clara County. 
David brings over fourteen years of charitable gift planning experience. Prior to Catholic Charities, he was the Director Estate and Gift Planning for the American Cancer Society, Inc. serving the Silicon Valley and Central Coast regions and the Planned Giving Associate at Silicon Valley Community Foundation. While there, he established their charitable gift annuity program, facilitated the highly successful real estate gift platform and administered their $50 million remainder trust portfolio. 
David currently serves as board chair for Starting Arts, sings tenor in Symphony San Jose Chorale, is legacy giving mentor for the Tri-Valley Nonprofit Alliance and is studying to receive his Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy certification.

Featured Speakers
Research Update by Christine Curtis, PhD, MSC
Associate Professor of Medicine & Genetics, Stanford University
Dr. Curtis will be speaking about 
Tumor Biomarker Testing for Precision Medicine
Christina Curtis, PhD, MSc is an Associate Professor and Endowed Scholar in the Departments of Medicine and Genetics at Stanford University where she leads the Cancer Computational and Systems Biology group. Dr. Curtis also serves as the Director of Breast Cancer Translational Research and Co-Director of the Molecular Tumor Board at the Stanford Cancer Institute. Dr. Curtis’ laboratory leverages genome-scale data and computational modeling to define the molecular determinants and dynamics of tumor progression and to identify robust biomarkers. Her research has helped to redefine the molecular map of breast cancer and led to new paradigms in understanding how human tumors evolve and metastasize.
Dr. Curtis is the recipient of awards from the V Foundation for Cancer Research, STOP Cancer, the AACR and is a Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences. She received the National Institutes of Health Director's Pioneer Award in 2018 and was named a Komen Scholar in 2020 and an In Vivo Rising Leader in the Life Sciences in 2021. Dr. Curtis is a scientific advisor to multiple biotech and academic institutes and is an editorial board member of journals spanning computational biology to precision oncology.
Cancer Thriver Speaker
Additional details to be announced soon!
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Established in 2002, rag & bone was born out of a desire to create masterfully constructed clothing. Rooted in British heritage and imbued with a New York edge, we are known for innovative yet wearable clothing that redefines effortless, urban style.


Why we do what we do –

We want people to feel great in our clothes. We believe in creating with purpose. We are working to become the most important brand of our generation.


Our Core Values -

 We stand for Authenticity, Quality, Craftsmanship, and the Pursuit of Perfection.



Quality Guaranteed -

The importance of quality, expert craftsmanship, and attention to detail informs rag & bone’s core philosophy. As a result, we have invested time and energy into vetting fabrics and factories around the world to find the highest quality materials of premier provenance.

Learn more about rag & bone by visiting their following social media pages & website:  

Or visit their beautiful local retail location:

2855 Stevens Creek Blvd

Suite 1708, Santa Clara, CA 95050

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We are so excited to announce this year's entertainment at the

2021 Design & Discovery will be a fashion show highlighting

sustainable men's & women's fashion trends by

A fun glimpse into past Grand View League Design & Discovery events!

Tiffany Raffle
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Linda Floyd
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Table Setting 2
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Fashion Bloggers
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La Rinconada
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Speaker 2
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Floral Arrangements
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