Marin Valentine’s Ball

The 2023 Marin Valentine’s Ball was held on February 11, 2023, at the Marin Civic Center in San Rafael. It was an elegant evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, fine dining, and auctions, followed by dancing to the music of Wonderbread 5.

The Ball was emceed by Emmy Award winning radio and TV personality, Liam Mayclem, and supports the critical work of North Bay Children’s Center, the Godmothers of Catholic Charities St. Vincent’s School for Boys, and Side by Side.

In addition, the evening honored community leader Natu Tuatagaloa. An award-winning lineman with the California Golden Bears, Natu had a six-year career with in NFL. After retiring from football and returning to Marin, he served for 20 years as trustee on the San Rafael Board of Education and was instrumental in modernizing school facilities, including fundraising to complete a new athletic stadium built in 2018, for his alma mater, San Rafael High School.