83rd Candlelight Ball benefits Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Florencia Gomez Gerbi and Fernando Aguerre

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Photo by Jon Clark

For the ninth year, philanthropist and newspaper heiress Betty Knight Scripps served as chairman of the 83rd annual Candlelight Ball. Under her leadership the event has raised more than $22 million to support life-saving care at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. Guests gathered at The Grand Del Mar on Dec. 1, 2012 to partake of cocktails, dinner, breathtaking decor and holiday music from The Bob Hardwick Sound.

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