Dianne Bashor

Dianne Bashor and her late husband, businessman Jim Bashor, are known for their significant gifts to many local institutions including the San Diego Zoo, San Diego State University, UCLA, USC and the San Diego Imperial Council Boy Scouts of America. In September 2019, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors proclaimed Dianne Bashor Day for her generosity and dedication to the community. Jim Bashor was a graduate of Hoover High School, near SDSU’s main campus. Mrs. Bashor made the lead gift of $1 million for Camp Bashor at Otay Lakes County Park, which will be available for Scouts, other local not-for-profit organizations, the local community and families.