Campaign Launch Event

Celebrate Menlo banner

Friday, October 11, 2019, starting at 4:30 pm

Celebrate Homecoming and the public launch of the Menlo Centennial Campaign!

There will be a variety of food and entertainment on the Loop and quads, a Menlo dance performance, and an address from Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and founder of LeanIn.Org and OptionB.Org. This is all in addition to our traditional Homecoming parade and tailgate tents, Menlo’s first-ever evening football game, and the Upper School Homecoming dance. Below, check out schedule highlights and how to get involved. We hope you’ll attend!

Headshot of Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and founder of LeanIn.Org and OptionB.OrgKeynote address by Sheryl Sandberg

5:15 pm, on the Loop

varsity water poloBoys’ Varsity Water Polo Homecoming Match

5:15-6:15 pm, at Gates Pool

Headshot of David Garibaldi, performance painterDavid Garibaldi Painting a New Artwork

5:30 pm, on the Loop

Varsity footballVarsity Football Homecoming Game

6:30 pm, at Cartan Field

Menlo Centennial Campaign logoIf you would like to be a part of the Menlo Centennial Campaign with a gift or pledge, contact Lara Sellers, Menlo’s Director of Major Gifts and Campaigns, at or 650.330.2001 ext. 2548.

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