"My recent trade to the Boston Red Sox from the San Diego Padres only enhances the mission and reach of the Adrian & Betsy Gonzalez Foundation. We
remain committed to helping the youth of San Diego County and Mexico and,now, are eager to work with the Red Sox Community Relations department on
projects throughout New England.
"My wife and I were born and raised in the San Diego region and plan to spend time here during the baseball offseason. Accordingly, philanthropic efforts and
donations will continue to be made in San Diego and Mexico. While we will look to expand our positive efforts to Boston and New England, we have every intention of continuing to give back to the region in which we were raised and where the foundation first began. Betsy and I are thrilled with the progress of the Foundation since its establishment, and we are eager to continue working
with the many great organizations and individuals that have helped impact youngsters positively." 

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Sunday, SEPTEMBER 5, 2010

Padres's All Star Adrian Gonzlaez and his teammates put their day jobs on hold to moonlight as chefs, waiters and bartenders all for charity! 

SAturday, April 3, 2010

This inaugural event mutually benefits the Adrian and Betsy Gonzalez Foundation and the Padres Foundation. 

On behalf of the Adrian and Betsy Gonzalez Foundation proceeds will support their Foundation’s  “health” tier by benefiting the Rady Children’s Hospital MRSA research and awareness programs. The Padres Foundation proceeds will benefit their “live” component of Live, Learn, Play and will support kids and families who are fighting life-threatening illnesses.

SUNDAY, August 23, 2009

Adrian and Betsy Gonzalez had a fun-filled evening with a five course meal paired with fine wines, all prepared and served by The San Diego Padres Baseball players at Aqua Al 2.

They where live auction items, which included sports memorabilia, vacation packages and other one-of-a-kind items. Adrian brought back the gold baseball from The 2009 All Star Home Run Derby and got his fellow participants to sign it!

Monday, July 13, 2009

2009 All-Star Game Home Run Derby

Adrian and his wife Betsy committed a $200 donation for each homer, matched by the San Diego Padres.  Additionally, Trinity Bat Company will donate an additional $100 for each of Adrian’s home runs. 

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Celebrity Bowling Tournament with San Diego Padres All Star Adrian Gonzalez, his teammates and other local celebrities to win prizes and bragging rights; Live Auction, Raffle, much more!

The Adrian Gonzalez Celebrity Bowling Bash will be benefiting the athletic department at San Pasqual Academy.


dinner at Acqua Al 2

San Diego Padres’ All-Star first basemen Adrian Gonzalez and his wife Betsy launched their family foundation, The Adrian & Betsy Gonzalez Foundation, with a celebrity dinner at Acqua Al 2 on Wednesday, August 27,2008. Padres players taked over the Acqua Al 2 restaurant acting as chefs, waiters and bartenders for a special evening of fun.


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