Welcome to The Center for Wealth and Legacy™
in San Diego

The Center was founded with a commitment of helping successful business owners and families ‘pass forward’ their financial success along with their core values and virtues that created their wealth.  Read more….

Leadership, Legacy & Inspiration Awards™ 

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 

Be Inspired !

Our Leadership, Legacy & Inspiration Awards™ provides an objective, educational forum for exchanging ideas and experiences from “best of class” leaders on the subjects of leadership and legacy.



 Check In at 5:15 PM

   Asian inspired hors d’oeuvre,
wine bar,
Stone Brewery beer bar,
Cura coffee &
dessert bar

  5:30 to 6:30 PM
6:31 to 8:15 PM


the Sanford Consortium
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Leadership Speaker:

Jerry Sanders

President & CEO of the  San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

Jerry SandersSince April 2013, President and CEO of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jerry Sanders, our former San Diego Mayor, has been helping San Diego have a stronger political voice and improved business relationships. He accepted the position with the Chamber because he wanted to keep working on items that were an extension of what he was doing as mayor such as helping local businesses, the military, job creation, tourism and to continue strengthening San Diego relationship with Mexico.  

Jerry Sanders has a life time career in public service. Join us as he shares his unique experience with  leadership.

View the Invitation 

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(Complimentary parking for the 1st 125 guests)

Volunteer for this inspirational evening 

View the Channel 6 Interview on 9/15/14




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Breakfast Seminar Series



The BLM Breakfast Seminar Series offers members of the business community opportunity to  learn from someone who has been there before, overcome adversity, succeeded, and now wants to give back. You’ll get inspired, set goals, and if you like, a mentor will follow up to help you accomplish them. 

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014


Chris Shimojima

chris 20+ years of world-class leadership in brand management, direct marketing, e-commerce and customer-focus

Provide Commerce, Inc., one of San Diego’s leading Internet companies, operates ProFlowers, which revolutionized the way Americans send and receive flowers when it shipped its first bouquet for Valentine’s Day in 1998. With Chris at the helm, the company has grown its portfolio of brands to include RedEnvelope, Personal Creations, Shari’s Berries,Cherry Moon Farms, and ProPlants.

Prior to Provide Commerce, Chris was the Vice President of Global e-Commerce for Nike, Inc, a division he helped to grow from $80 million when he started in 2006 to more than $500 million today.  Chris’s experience with customer-focus is very unique !



7:00 AM to 9:00 AM
(Continental breakfast and networking)


Corporate Alliance
9171 Towne Centre Dr. # 180
San Diego, CA 92122

Our 2014 Calendar: 

  • February 12, 2014 –”Why Client First is Golden” A niche built on leadership, not crowd following or latest trends
  • May 14, 2014 – “The Power of People… The Sharp Experience” We Are Your Company’s Greatest Asset
  • July 16, 2014 -  The Legacy”  It’s Yours To Leave
  • November 12, 2014 – “Why Brand Management is Golden”

The Center’s Vision:

To be the leading organization for connecting and developing exceptional business, philanthropic and thought leaders to positively impact, enhance and inspire our communities.

The Center’s Mission:

Our mission is to enhance our communities and create a positive social impact by:  Read more…

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A Project of United Charitable Programs

The Center for Wealth & Legacy™ is a project of United Charitable Programs – a registered 501(c)(3) public charity.

All money raised by The Center is received by United Charitable Programs and becomes the sole property of UCP, which, for internal operating purposes, allocates the funds to the Project (The Center for Wealth & Legacy). The Program Manager makes recommendations for disbursements which are reviewed by UCP for approval.

To make a general donation to The Center for Wealth & Legacy™ online please CLICK HERE.

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