“Once Upon a Time’ gala benefits Miracle Babies

The seventh annual Miracle Babies gala, this year themed “Once Upon a Time,” took place Oct. 22 at Fairmont Grand Del Mar. The gala, chaired this year by Tamara Lafarga Joseph, featured a cocktail reception, gourmet dinner, silent and live auctions, and live entertainment with professional dancers.

Miracle Babies mission is to unite families with their sick newborns through financial assistance and supportive services and to reduce pregnancy complications through prevention, education and research. For more information, visit