Directory of organizations

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA - 

SAN DIEGO IMPERIAL COUNCIL  

1207 Upas Street, SD 92103

Meets: Varies with unit; call contacts for information

Contact: Scout Service Center, 298-6121

Purpose: Character development, citizenship training,
personal fitness, leadership & moral standards

Membership Eligibility: Boys 6-18 years, adult leaders 18 years and older; Explorers, male & female, 14-20 years

 

BRIDGE AND BAY GARDEN CLUB

Meets: Monthly Jan-May/Sep-Nov, 4th Monday, 9:15am,
Public Library (Winn Room)

Contact: Sandy Short, President 435-9013

membership@bbgardenclub.com

Purpose: Encourage interest in home gardening, better horticultural practices, civic beauty, artistic design and conservation of natural resources; community projects

Membership Eligibility: Interest in gardening & floral design

 

C-GULLS 

(Fundraising Branch of the Coronado 

Cays Yacht Club)

30 Caribe Cay Blvd.

Meets: First Wednesday, 11am, Cays Yacht Club

Contact: Donna Love (Captain), 429-0133,
www.ccyc.org

Purpose: To raise funds for the CCYC

Membership Eligibility: Member Spouses and Significant Others of the

 

CCYC

CHANCES FOR CHILDREN

Meets: Monthly from September through June on the 3rd Wednesday at 9:30am

Contact: Molly Korson, mollykorson1@aol.com 619-808-6610

Purpose: Providing support for children in need

Membership Eligibility: Contact Marylee Goyan
gomarylee@aol.com

Sponsored Activities:  San Pasqual Academy - "Setting the community's foster youth on a path to success". CFC provides money for the "seed" program so the youth can maintain their own vegetable garden. CFC provides Target gift cards for the staff to use for birthdays and special occasions for the youth.

Strand Elementary - CFC helps a child in need by supplying the funds for a musical instrument so he/she is able to participate in the music program. CFC provides arts and crafts items for the "Operation Pals" after school program, where a child is paired with a Navy Sailor.

Father Joe's Villages - CFC collects toys for their annual
toy drive.

 

CORONADO AQUATICS CLUB,

a member of United States Water Polo.

PO Box 181070

Contact: Randall Burgess, Executive Director,
rbpolo@gmail.com

Purpose: Water polo training and competition, along with aquatics instruction for younger athletes for pool water safety and enjoyment.

Membership Eligibility: Primo Polo, (ages 6-8 Years), Youth (ages 10 & Under), Junior (ages 11-13), Senior (ages 14-18), and Masters (open) levels

 

CORONADO ART ASSOCIATION

PO Box 180232

www.coronadoartassn.com

Contact: Gerry Lounsbury, 435-4546

Purpose: Advancement and production of art; exhibition of arts in Coronado

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Art-in-the-Park, 1st & 3rd Sundays year-round;
Art Scholarships - CHS Seniors; support local
charitable organizations

 

CORONADO BAND AND CHOIR BOOSTERS 

P.O. Box 182253, Coronado, CA 92178-2253

Meets: Dates TBA, CHS Band Room

Contact: CHS Office, 522-8900

Purpose: Support Coronado Schools Band Programs

Membership Eligibility: All interested in school band & choir programs. All parents with a child/children in either program are automatic members.

Sponsors: Christmas Craft Fair - Village School Playground; Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction Fundraiser - CMS Granzer Hall

 

CORONADO CARES

Coronado Community Animal Rescue & Education Society

www.coronadocares.org

Contact: Claudene Garmon, President, 619-365-5337

Purpose: Promote animal welfare, to provide resources for proper animal care and to reduce the number of homeless animals by implementing programs currently not being carried out in the community.

Meets: 2nd Wed. of the month, 6 PM Winn Room,
Coronado Library

Sponsors: Animal spay and neuter programs, foster
homeless animals

Membership Eligibility: Open to the Public

 

CORONADO CAYS YACHT CLUB

30 Caribe Cay Blvd.

Contact: Yacht Club Office 429-0133

Purpose: Encourage Boating Education and Enjoyment and Promote Friendships

Membership Eligibility: Equity, Social and Active Duty memberships are available. Membership Dining, Live Entertainment, Banquet & Catering Events

CCYC is a member’s equity club, non-members are welcome to host their special event.  Memberships are always available for interested parties. 

 

CORONADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

1125 Tenth Street

www.coronadochamber.com

Meets:  Monthly Board of Directors meetings, second
Tuesday, 5 PM

Contact:  Chamber Staff, 619-435-9260

Purpose: To foster a thriving business community, stimulate a vibrant local economy and produce a cooperative effort to enhance the overall quality of life in Coronado to its
highest potential.

Membership Eligibility: Local businesses and organizations possessing an up-to-date Coronado Business License,
out-of-town businesses and organizations, civic organizations and individual supporters.

Opportunity for Sponsorship: Celebrate Coronado! Annual Community Awards; Christmas Parade with Ceremonial Tree Lighting & Business Open House; Coronado's Salute to the Military Ball; Business Networking (Sundowners); Ribbon Cuttings; Member-to-Member Discount Cards. Visit www.coronadochamber.com for more information.

 

CORONADO COMMUNITY BAND

Meets: Every Thursday 7:00pm-9:00pm, Coronado High School Band Room (Located upstairs behind auditorium)

Contact: Phil Imming, 435-1299

Purpose: To provide quality entertainment for the Coronado community and to encourage interest in music in Coronado

Membership Eligibility: Open to all ages of musicians who play woodwind, brass or percussion instruments at an intermediate to advanced level. Members can anticipate participation in weekly rehearsals and 5 to 6 performances per year.

 

CORONADO COMMUNITY EMERGENCY 

RESPONSE TEAM (CERT)

1001 Sixth Street

Meets: Third Thursday at 6:00pm. Contact the Fire Dept for meeting place

Contact: Coronado Fire Department, 522-7374 or coronadofire@coronado.ca.us

Purpose: Educates people about disaster preparedness and trains them in basic disaster response skills, including fire safety, light search and rescue and disaster medical operations

Membership Eligibility: Anyone 18 years or older who lives or works in Coronado

Sponsors: Participate in public education activities

 

CORONADO COUNCIL OF CHURCHES

PO Box 181022, Coronado 92178

Meets: Quarterly, 2nd Tuesday, 5pm, rotating church locations

Contact: Rev. Stephen Mather, President, 437-8757

Purpose: Council promotes ecumenical activities and
inter-church cooperation, sponsoring worship services that are open to community members, regardless of religious affiliation.

Membership Eligibility: Coronado churches & chapels - subject to vote of delegates

Sponsors: Prayer Service for Christian Unity; Good Friday Walk of the Cross; High School Baccalaureate Service; Thanksgiving Eve Service

 

CORONADO CULTURAL ARTS COMMISSION (CAC)

1825 Strand Way

www.CoronadoARTS.com

Meets: First Thursday of the month at 4:30pm, City Council Chambers, 1825 Strand Way, PUBLIC INVITED! 

Contact: Contract Arts Administrator: Kelly Purvis 522-2633 or kpurvis@coronado.ca.us; Commission Chair: Jeff Tylor
435-5333 or jefftyler@msn.com

Purpose: The Coronado Cultural Arts Commission (CAC) serves the Coronado community as a leading voice for the arts through program development, creative initiatives, and dynamic alliances. The CAC serves and partners with local artists and cultural arts organizations to further develop a vibrant and cohesive arts community, strengthen arts education, enhance cultural tourism & economic development, and enrich life in Coronado for citizens and visitors. 

Membership: Commissioners are appointed by the Coronado City Council through a public application process.

Sponsors: CoronadoARTS.com the website of Coronado Cultural Arts Commission is intended to provide a community master calendar with “one-stop” information on events, classes, lectures, and exhibitions representing the full spectrum of cultural activities designed for cultural enthusiasts of all ages. Additionally the website hosts Arts Directories that provide information on local arts organizations and artists of all disciplines; a section on Public Art Walking Tour Brochure and the Commission itself. Also, the Commission manages the C3 Gallery located in the Coronado Commmunity Center - a
city-owned art gallery featuring the works of local artists on display and for sale.

 

CORONADO DEMOCRATIC CLUB

P.O. Box 181351

Meets: Varies; call for information

Contact: Frank King, President, 619-435-1911

Purpose: Encourage the free exchange of ideas and information in order to increase participation in the political process; support Democratic Party platform and candidates

Membership eligibility: All welcome

Sponsors: political candidate forums and community events; participation in the Fourth of July parade

 

CORONADO EMERGENCY 

RADIO OPERATORS (CERO) 

1001 Sixth Street

Meets: Contact the Coronado Fire Department for
meeting schedule. Meetings held the 4th Tuesday each month starting at 6 p.m., at the Coronado Police Dept. 

Contact: Coronado Fire Department, 522-7374 or 

info@ceroinc.org

Purpose: Support the Community Emergency Response Team with communications capability

Membership Eligibility: All members of the community who hold or are interested in holding Amateur Radio licenses.

Sponsors: Participate in public education activities

 

CORONADO FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION
1001 Sixth Street Coronado, CA 92118

Contact: Jason Clements, 619-708-1978,
president.coronadofirefighters@yahoo.com

 

CORONADO FLORAL ASSOCIATION

PO Box 180188

www.coronadofloralassoc.com

Meets: Biannual, Oct and March, time and location vary

Contact: Don Crawford, President, 619-920-8653 or info@coronadoflowershow.com

Purpose: To stimulate and promote interest in enhancing the beauty of Coronado & to sponsor, with the City of Coronado, the Annual Coronado Flower Show

Membership Eligibility: Open

 

CORONADO FOURTH OF JULY INC

PO Box 180541

Contact: David Szymanski, President, 319-5147

 

CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL 

CLINICAL COUNSELOR

650 D Avenue

Contact: Afsaneh Safaie, 619-522-8907 ext. 2080

Purpose: CHS counseling department provides all students with social/emotional counseling services in both individual and group settings to promote students’ academic goals and personal wellness.  Additionally, CHS counselors refer students to outside community resources as needed.

CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL
PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION

Contact: Coronado High School, 619-261-9427

Debbie McBride, President

 

CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL SAILING CLUB

c/o CHSST INC., PO Box 181203 Coronado, CA 92118

Meets: At Coronado Yacht Club for after school practice on Tuesdays & Thursdays (10 month season) during school year. Most regattas occur on weekends. Sailors may earn up to one semester of Athletic PE Credit. 

Contact: Sarah Yakutis, Faculty Advisor, 619-522-8934 #4603

Purpose: To provide a rich extracurricular experience and encourage development of Coronado High School students’ sailing skills while offering opportunities for successful local, state, national and international competitions for both boys
and girls.

Membership Eligibility: Coronado High School students maintaining a “C” or better GPA, with no failing grades.

Sponsors: Pacific Coast Interscholastic Sailing Association, Coronado Yacht Club, Coronado Mobile Storage.

 

CORONADO HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION

1100 Orange Ave

www.CoronadoHistory.org

Meets: Board, monthly, third Thursday; Annual, summer

Contact: Robin MacCartee, Executive Director, 435-7242

Purpose: To encourage and promote the appreciation, preservation and understanding of Coronado’s unique history, culture, and historical resources to enhance the essence of our unique village community.

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Coronado Museum and Coronado Visitor Center

 

CORONADO HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

250 Prospect Place

https://give.sharp.com/Coronado-Foundation

Meets: Full board meets bimonthly

Contact: Main Office, 522-3703

Purpose: Encourage philanthropic investments to benefit Sharp Coronado Hospital and Healthcare Center

Membership Eligibility: General Membership–Begins at $100 and open to the public

 

CORONADO JUNIOR WOMAN’S CLUB

PO Box 181398

www.coronadojuniorwomans.org

Meets: Monthly (Sept-May), third Tuesday 7pm

Contact: Sara Stillman, President, 619-948-9205

Purpose: Unite young women in helping advancement of culture and education thru community service, participation in civic and philanthropic service

Membership Eligibility: Open to all women

Sponsors: Summer Promenade Concert; Halloween window painting contest; Children’s Section-Flower Show; Coronado schools program support; A Taste of Coronado Fundraiser

 

CORONADO LAWN BOWLING CLUB

1019 Seventh St.

www.coronadolawnbowling.com

Meets: Board meets monthly and all members welcome

Contact: President, Berie Grobe

Free Lessons & Inquiries, 435-3659

Purpose: Conduct open play, social games, instruction, clinics, practice sessions, league competitions, visitations, tournaments and other related activities designed to promote the game of Lawn Bowling.

Membership Eligibility: Membership in the Club is open to anyone 16 years and older.

 

CORONADO LIONS CLUB

PO Box 180513, Coronado, CA 92178

Meets: 4th Monday, 6:30 pm, Call to Verify

Contact: Carrie Downey, 435-8177

Purpose: Provide programs to assist the blind and vision impaired, hearing impaired, and Coronado youth

Membership Eligibility: 18 years or older, genuine interest in serving others.

Sponsors: White Cane Days (Oct); Dinner theater fundraiser, Coronado Little League, high school speakers’ contest (Feb); College Scholarship for High School Senior; assists the vision impaired in Coroando and San Diegom collects eyeglasses for reuse in San Diego County and in need countries; sponsors the Coronado High School Leo Club.

 

CORONADO LITTLE LEAGUE

PO Box 180427

www.CoronadoLittleLeague.net

Meets: Location & time varies

Purpose: Organize teams to teach youngsters baseball
and sportsmanship

Membership Eligibility: Coronado resident; Participate in, or have a child playing in the league

Sponsors: League games March-June: Bradley Field (2nd and B), Tidelands Park, Sunset Park

 

CORONADO MAINSTREET LTD

1001 B Ave Ste. #216

Meets: Board, monthly, 1st Tues, 7:45am, City Hall
 (Public Welcome)

Contact: Rita Sarich, Executive Director, 437-0254

Mission: To revitalize Coronado’s downtown through preservation and beautification for the benefit of the
entire community

Membership Eligibility: Open to all residents, merchants & property owners interested in protecting, maintaining & enhancing our downtown areas

Sponsors: Median gardens; MotorCars on Mainstreet; Downtown Goes Ghostly, Halloween; workshops; Annual Garden Party; White Rooftop Lights; Coronado Currency

 

CORONADO MASTERS (SWIMMING) ASSOCIATION

Municipal Pool, 1845 Strand Way

www.eteamz.com/cmaswimmers/

Meets: MWF 6:15-7:15 PM at the Municipal Pool
(1845 Strand Way)

Contact: Peter Toennies, 619-435-3543,
email: Pete.Toennies@gmail.com

Purpose: Enhance adult health and fitness through regular participation in swimming, swimming workouts and competition. (Affiliated with US and local Masters groups)

Membership Eligibility: 18 years of age to 100 plus

Sponsors: Regular workouts, MWF, 6:15 - 7:15pm

 

CORONADO MEN’S GOLF CLUB

PO Box 180055

General Membership Meetings: (May-Nov), second
Tuesday, 6 pm, golf course clubhouse

Contact: coronadomensgolf.org

Purpose: Promoting good fellowship, sportsmanship, golf rules and etiquette; establish official handicaps through Southern California Golf Association

Membership Eligibility: Regular-Male 18 or older,
Junior-Male younger than 18

Sponsors: Monthly tournaments for members

 

CORONADO PLAYHOUSE

www.coronadoplayhouse.com

Meets: Year-round productions

Contact: Katy Skyrud, 435-4856

Membership Eligibility: Open to community members and patrons interested in acting, singing, etc.  For information on auditioning, please see our website.

 

CORONADO POP WARNER FOOTBALL AND CHEER

Contact: www.nadopw.com

CORONADO PROMENADE CONCERTS INC.

PO Box 182072

www.coronadoconcert.com

Contact: Cathy Brown, President, 316-3489

Purpose: Arranges summer “Concerts in the Park”

Memorial Day through Labor Day

 

CORONADO REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION

120 C Avenue

www.coronadoassociation.com

Meets: Wednesdays at the Yacht Club

Contact: Debbie Giometti, President

Purpose: Inform realtors of current legislation and
other information relating to real estate, further
business professionalism

Membership Eligibility: Licensed broker or licensed
salesman affiliated with a broker

Sponsors: Voter Registration Promotion; Meet the
Candidates Forum; Concert in the Park; HS Scholarships, Annual Pet Parade and Chili Cook Off Benefit for PAWS of Coronado

CORONADO REPUBLICAN WOMEN, FEDERATED

Meets: 4 times a year

Contact: cororwf@gmail.com 

Purpose: To inform the public through political education and activity and increase the effectiveness of women in the cause of good government.

Membership Eligibility: Registered Republican

Sponsors: Guest speakers and candidate forums

CORONADO ROUNDTABLE

Meets: Monthly, fourth Friday 9:45 a.m., third Friday in Nov, no meeting in December, Winn Room Coronado Library

Contact: Wayne Hoffmann, President, 619-522-0031

Purpose: Presentation and discussion of current issues presented by individuals actively involved in regional, state, national and international affairs

Membership Eligibility: All residents of Coronado are welcome to be members.

 

CORONADO SAFE (Student and Family Enrichment) 

1009 C Avenue

Contact: Georgia Ferrell, Executive Director, 619-522-6884

www.coronadosafe.org

Purpose: Community-based organization dedicated to
partnering with parents and the community to develop healthy, capable, responsible, and resilient youth

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Provides Pre-K through 12th grade resiliency and life-skills programming in Coronado schools; hosts parent education workshops, seminars, classes, and conferences; and provides donation based counseling support for young people and families in need.

CORONADO SCHOOL OF THE ARTS FOUNDATION (CoSA)

650 D Ave. (PO Box 181587)

www.cosafoundation.org

Meets: Monthly, First Tuesday of every month, 5:30pm

Coronado High School

Contact: admin@cosafoundation.org, 522-6202

Purpose: Promotes and supports Coronado School of the Arts(CoSA), a public arts conservatory for students in grades 9-12 from all San Diego County

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: CoSA Musicals, Plays, Music and Dance
 Concert, and Art and Digital Media Exhibits; CoSA Dinner Auction; Coronado JazzFest

 

CORONADO SCHOOLS FOUNDATION

201 6th Street

www.csfkids.org, e-mail: csf@csfkids.org

Meets: Monthly, 2nd Tuesday (generally), 6pm,
CUSD Board Room

Contact: Patty Cowan, Chief Executive Officer 437-8059,
Fax 437-0340

Purpose: Through community involvement and support, Coronado Schools Foundation raises and manages funds to provide exceptional learning experiences for all Coronado Unified School District students. 

Sponsors: Welcome Back Concert in the Park, August 27th; Benefit Auction, October 14th; Telethon, March 8th, 2018; Coronado Summer Enrichment Program in June; and Partner in Education participants/donors year round.

CORONADO SENIOR ASSOCIATION

1019 Seventh Street

Meets: Senior Activities are Monday - Friday 9:00-5:00pm in various locations (see our website calendar at
www.coronadoseniorassociation.org for locations)

Contact: 435-2616

Purpose: Provide pleasurable leisure-time activities for community seniors

Membership Eligibility: Residents and visitors, 50 or over.

 

CORONADO TENNIS ASSOCIATION

PO Box 180115

www.CoronadoTennis.org

Meets: Monthly, 4th Thurs, 5:30pm, Golf Course Board Room

Contact: CTA Office: 1501 Glorietta Blvd, 437-4348 

Jennie Portelli, President

Vivian McAnally, Membership 619-876-0066

Purpose: Promote tennis in Coronado, sponsor
opportunities for competitive play among members, provide clinics & aid for juniors, support maintenance of city-owned tennis facilities

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Events for adults and juniors; USTA men’s, women’s, & mixed teams, weekly ladies’ leagues, men’s and women’s ladders on weekends; tournaments scheduled throughout the year; team tennis, Sat, 8am-12pm, Spring, Summer and Fall

 

CORONADO WOMAN’S CLUB

PO Box 180535

Meets: Monthly (Oct-Jun), first Wed, mid-day,

Coronado Golf Course Clubhouse

Contact: Pearl Szymanski 619-435-3278

Purpose: Advancement of culture, philanthropy, community service and interest among Coronado women

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Support Coronado Flower Show; CHS
scholarships; 4th of July Parade; various local, state, and national charities; summer recreation program

 

CORONADO WOMENS’ GOLF CLUB

PO Box 180388, Coronado, CA  92178

Contact: www.cwgcgolf.net

Meets: General Membership: 2d Tues. May, June, Aug. & Dec.

Purpose: Social and competition

Membership Eligibility: Able to play golf and move with the field, maximum handicap 36

Sponsors: Tuesday AM play days, tournaments
for members

 

CORONADO YACHT CLUB

1631 Strand Way

Contact: Office, 435-1848, www.CoronadoYC.org,
E-mail: coryclub@coronadoyc.org

Purpose: Promote safe boating enjoyment & friendship

 

CORONADO YOUTH SOCCER

www.nadosoccer.com

Contact: Manny Neves, 619-985-3019

 

CROWN CLUB

www.crownclub.org

Meets: 8 dinner dances per year (Oct-Dec/Feb-Jun), 6:30pm

Contact: CoronadoCrownClub1@gmail.com 

Purpose: Social

Membership Eligibility: By invitation

 

CROWN GARDEN CLUB

www.crowngardenclub.com

Meets: Monthly, 4th Thursday, 9am, Winn Room,
Coronado Library

Contact: Sharon Lowry, President, 437-8978

Purpose: Stimulate knowledge and love of gardening; aid in protection, preservation, and beautification of Coronado; study /discuss types of plants, floral & garden design

Membership Eligibility: By invitation

 

Discover Coronado

P.O. Box 180245

www.DiscoverCoronado.com

Meets: First Thursday of month, 2pm, City
Council Chambers, Public Welcome

Contact: Todd Little, Executive Director: 319-5174, 
Todd@DiscoverCoronado.com

Purpose: To enrich our community by promoting Coronado, and its resorts, as a premiere meeting destination.

Membership: None available. Nine-member Advisory Board features representatives from the four assessed hotels, representatives from Coronado MainStreet Ltd., Coronado Chamber of Commerce and Coronado Historical Association/Visitor Center plus two at-large members that represent local businesses.

Funding: Organization is solely funded from guest assessment at hotels with 90 rooms or more. No funding from City of Coronado.

 

“FOCUS” - FRIENDS OF CHILDREN 

UNITED SOCIETY

PO Box 180023

Meets: Meetings on third Thursday of the month,
Locations vary.

Contact: Lorna Perez-Caster, at 760-470-4666,

http://www.focus-sdkids.org/ 

Purpose: Raise funds for battered, abused children in need in San Diego County

Membership Eligibility: Open

Sponsors: Purchases needed items for underprivileged, disabled and military children in San Diego County.  Fund raisers: Spring Major Fundraiser, Fall Holiday Boutique, Chili Dinner and Boat Parade; other events during the year.

 

FRIENDS OF THE CORONADO PUBLIC LIBRARY

PO Box 180172

www.coronadofol.org

Meets: Board of Trustees-Monthly, second Monday, 4pm, Library Conference Room

Contact: Carol Pastor, President, 435-6360,
carolpastor7@gmail.com

Purpose: Support Coronado Public Library and its activities, including programs in the Winn Room, support for the teen library, and help with children’s events. We host the summer Pirate Party for young families. We have added an outreach program, the San Diego Book Project, and we support United Through Reading.

Membership Eligibility: Interest in the Library; family
memberships encouraged

Sponsors: Library educational programs and acquisitions; Annual Book Fair (with Flower Show); Second Hand Prose (used book shop); Wilf Seaman Scholarship; Scholarships for High School Graduating Seniors; Second Hand Prose - Gently used Book Store has monthly specials. 

Hours of operation: 

Mon - Thurs 10:30-6 Fri 10:30-4 Sun 1:30-4:30

 

GIRL SCOUTS SAN DIEGO 

Meets: According to troop

Contact: 619-298-8391; www.sdgirlscouts.org;
www.facebook.com/sdgirlscouts

Purpose: Building girls of courage, confidence, and
character, who make the world a better place

Membership Eligibility: Kindergarten-12th grade, all
interested adults

Sponsors: Girl Scout Cookie Program (late Jan-March)GOLDEN

 

RULE SOCIETY 

PO Box 711, Coronado, CA 92178

www.GoldenRuleSociety.org

Contact: Len Kaine, 437-4422, LenKaine@grsmail.com

Purpose: Helping children, churches and charities since 1972

Membership Eligibility: An all volunteer charitable corporation open to all interested parties of the world.

Sponsored Activities: Educational, motivational,
character building, patriotic, informational, with
family- oriented programs and free fund raising programs for
non-profit organizations

 

ISLANDER SPORTS FOUNDATION 

PO Box 181115

www.islandersportsfoundation.org

Meets: Monthly during school year

Contact: Brian Dozier, President, briandozier15@gmail.com

Purpose: Sustaining Competitive School Sports for
Coronado.

Membership Eligibility: Representatives of CUSD student athletes and volunteers

Sponsors: Snack Bars, Islander Pass sales, 4th of July 5k-15k Run, Coronado Valentines 10K, Annual Golf Tournament, Superseal Triathlon, Superfrog Triathlon, Commemorative Bricks

 

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS, 

CORONADO COUNCIL 5216

Meets: 2nd Wed, 6:00pm, Sacred Heart Parish Hall

Contact: Grand Knight, Tom Finley, 619-435-9244

Purpose: Support parish & community services &
Catholic charities 

Membership Eligibility: Catholic Men

Sponsors of: Boys Scouts, Little League, Sacred Heart
School activities

Events: Elders (all are invited) luncheon party in December, Spaghetti Dinner, January-February

 

Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)

Silver Strand Chapter

PO Box 180043, Coronado, CA 92178 - 0043

Contact: MOAASilverStrand@gmail.com

Meets: Chapter Dinner Meetings: Bi-Monthly at the Coronado Yacht Club (Feb. 18, Apr. 15, Jun. 17, Aug. 19, Oct. 22, Dec. 10)

Purpose: MOAA Silver Strand provides local camaraderie for current and former uniformed service officers and spouses.  The chapter also supports national MOAA advocacy for military and veteran benefits.

Membership eligibility: Current or former  commissioned officer in one of the six uniformed services or surviving spouse.

Sponsors: Letters to the Troops, Coronado Memorial Day ceremony, Service academy and ROTC student recognition, NJROTC awards

 

MASONIC LODGE NO. 441 F&AM

529 Orange Ave.

Contact: 435-0605

 

NAVY LEAGUE OF THE UNITED STATES, 

CORONADO COUNCIL

PO Box 182252

Meets: Bimonthly, location & time vary

Contact: Glenn Welch, 841-5096

Purpose: Support the US Navy (educational, nonprofit)

Membership Eligibility: Open to public

Sponsors: Honors “USS CORONADO LCS-4 Sailor of the Year” in the Fourth of July Parade.

 

OPTIMIST CLUB OF CORONADO, INC.

PO Box 180251
www.OptimistClubofCoronado.org

Meets: Weekly, Thursday, 7am, Coronado Community Center
in the Nautilus Room

Contact: Don Crawford, President, udtra42@aol.com, 619-920-8653

Purpose: Our motto is “Friend Of Youth.” We provide both financial & manpower support  to numerous Coronado youth academic & athletic programs. Our sole purpose is “Helping Kids Succeed.”

Membership Eligibility: Open to all who wish to help kids be successful. We are the largest Optimist Club in California.
Sponsors: Annual Sports Fiesta featuring the longest running triathlon in the USA (Labor Day Weekend); Coronado SAFE. Applebee Pond Program; Cub Scout Pack 122; Girl Scouts; Little League; CHS sports boys and girls for Lacrosse; Soccer; Water Polo; Baseball; Softball; CHS Football, CMS PE and scholarships to 6th grade camp as well as CHS Robotics Club, Optimist International Oratorical & Essay contests; Youth Appreciation Week; Everyone a Reader; College Scholarships for CHS Seniors; Speed Spinners; Silver Strand Adopt A Highway Program & many more.

 

PAWS OF CORONADO

www.PawsOfCoronado.org

Meets: 2nd Thursday of the month at 8 am at the Coronado Golf Course

Contact: Karen Dwinell, President, 435-8247,

karen.dwinell@pawsofcoronado.org

Purpose: To provide services to animals in the care of the Coronado Animal Care Facility. To provide educational services to the community regarding animal welfare, care, and adoption and to encourage and facilitate the spay and neuter of all
family pets. 

Membership Eligibility: Open to the public

 

POLICE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF CORONADO

Contact: Mark Porter, President, 522-7350

 

ROTARY CLUB OF CORONADO

PO Box 180487

www.CoronadoRotary.org

Meets: Weekly, Wednesday, 12:10pm, Hotel del Coronado

Contact: Ivan Dunn, President, club office 435-8334

Purpose: Service Club

Membership Eligibility: By invitation

Sponsors: Coronado High School Scholarship awards, Interact Club, Rotaract Club, Christmas Eve Santa home visits; Missionvale Care Center; Annual Pancake Breakfast
(Flower Show Sunday); Youth Sports Programs; International Youth Exchange; Flags on the Avenue; Beach clean-up; Thousand Smiles; Polio Plus; Rotary Park; Low Tide Ride & Stride; Golf Tournament; Limbs for Freedom; Warrior Foundation-Freedom Station; Fisher House; Armed Forces YMCA; other community; international, and military causes.

 

SHARP CORONADO HOSPITAL

250 Prospect Place

Contact: Susan Stone, Chief Executive Officer, 522-3600

Purpose: Health care: 24-hour general acute care;
Emergency Department/Physicians on duty 24 hours;
Long-term care facility

 

SHARP CORONADO HOSPITAL AUXILIARY

250 Prospect Place

Meets: (Board) Monthly, Second Monday, Soledad Room

Contact: Barbara Malebranche, Director of Volunteer Services,
522-3756

Purpose: Support Hospital Services

Membership Eligibility: Program for Adults 

 

SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF CORONADO

PO Box 180345, Coronado, CA 92178-0345

www.CoronadoSoroptimist.org

Meets: Weekly, Thursday, 7:30 a.m.

Contact: membership@coronadosoroptimist.org

Purpose: Service and advocacy for women, girls
and children

Membership Eligibility: By invitation only

Sponsors: Provide monetary support through scholarships
and donations to local, national, and international
organizations and charities that advocate for women, girls
and children

 

U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION - 

SAN DIEGO/CORONADO

Contact: Craig Smith, President, president@usnaaasd.com

 

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS - 

GEN HENRY D. STYER POST 2422

557 Orange Ave.

Meets: 6:30 p.m. the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 557 Orange Ave.

Contact: Chuck Lucas, Commander, 435-6917 (Post)

Purpose: Help veterans and their families 

Membership Eligibility: Veteran serving in a war zone

Sponsors: Buddy Poppy Sales; VFW National Home for Veteran’s Widows and Orphans; VA Hospital; POW/MIA; Legislation & Americanism; Cancer Aid Research; Voice of Democracy/Youth; CHS Citizenship Awards

 

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS LADIES’ AUXILIARY

557 Orange Ave.

Meets: Monthly, 3rd Thursday, 6pm, VFW Post 2422

Contact: Karen Lucas, 435-6917 (Post)

Purpose: Help veterans and their families, support Veterans Hospital and National Home

Membership Eligibility: Wives and daughters of veterans having served in war zone

Programs: Monthly Dinner fish fry. For all programs and events see Post Calendar at www.vfwpost2422.org or our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/375928760893/.

CONTACT US:

Phone: 619-437-8800 

Email:  coronadodirectory@gmail.com

1224 Tenth Street, Suite 103

Coronado, California 92118

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