2023 Carpenter Award

Recognizing extraordinary commitment to the culture, creativity, and well-being of our County

Honoring Dr. Ed Manansala

County Superintendent of Schools

DAVID GIRARD, HONORARY EVENT CHAIR

Thursday, June 22, 2023 • 6:00 - 8:00 pm • David Girard Vineyards

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Dr. Manansala has led the Office of Education with calm, fortitude, and commitment to students, educators, parents, and administrators. He is a collaborator, a passionate advocate, and an innovator, and champions arts and cultural programs in our schools, understanding full well the vital importance of creativity in the lives of young people.

The Carpenter Award reception and award ceremony will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2023, at 6:00 pm in the Galleria at David Girard Vineyards, where we will gather with friends and supporters for a cocktail reception to celebrate Ed and the work of the Office of Education.

In Honor of Ed’s Commitment to Education in El Dorado County

Patron levels include complimentary tickets to the event, where we’ll serve exquisite locally sourced hors d’oeuvres by Table Nectar, and outstanding wines from David Girard Vineyards. In addition, some patron levels include the opportunity to congratulate Ed and celebrate the arts in the tribute pages of our event program.*

Your contribution will help sustain the programs and services of Arts and Culture El Dorado, which reach veterans and young people, artists and arts organizations, students and educators, residents and visitors.

EDUCATOR

$10,000
  • Includes 12 complimentary tickets to the event, reserved VIP seating, and a tribute page on the inside front or inside back cover of the program.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $10,000

TEACHING ASSISTANT

$5,000
  • Includes 10 complimentary tickets to the event, reserved seating and a tribute page on the inside front or inside back cover of the program.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $5,000

BUS DRIVER

$2,500
  • Includes 8 complimentary tickets to the event and a full tribute page inside the program.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $2,500

COACH

$1,000
  • Includes 6 complimentary tickets to the event and a one-half tribute page inside the program.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $1,000

CROSSING GUARD

$500
  • Includes 4 complimentary tickets to the event and a one-quarter tribute page inside the program.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $500

GROUNDSKEEPER

$250
  • Includes 2 complimentary tickets to the event.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $250

TUTOR

$100
  • Includes 1 complimentary ticket to the event.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Donation - $100

INDIVIDUAL TICKET

$75
  • Purchase an individual ticket to the event.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Ticket(s)

CUSTOM AMOUNT

$
  • Enter a custom amount here.
  • Arts and Culture El Dorado

    Carpenter Award Custom Donation

    $

*Arts and Culture El Dorado will design the tribute page according to your specifications, or you may provide your own design. Gifts or pledges received by Monday, June 12, will be recognized in the event program. Tickets sold individually at $75 per person.

Please make checks payable to Arts and Culture El Dorado, P.O. Box 2400, Placerville, CA 95667
Tax ID # 68-0049447

Click here to see previous Normadene Carpenter Award recipients.