Bay Nature Local Hero Awards 2019
2019 Local Hero Awards Gala "Look deep into nature and then you will understand everything better." 5:00 - 5:45 PM : VIP Reception 5:30 - 7:00 PM : General Reception 7:00 - 8:30 PM: Dinner and Awards Ceremony Hors d'oeuvres Reception | Hosted BarSilent & Live Auctions | Full-course Dinner With remarks by Jane Kim, Ink Dwell Auctioneered by Doug McConnell, OpenRoad 2019 Local Hero Award Winners Conservation Action Award Robert E. Doyle, General Manager, East Bay Regional Park District Environmental Education Award Anthony Khalil, Community Engagement Director, Literacy for Environmental Justice (LEJ) Citizens Award Lennie Roberts, Legislative Advocate, Committee for Green Foothills Youth Engagement Award Tina Cuevas, Volunteer & Events Coordinator, Bay Area Ridge Trail Learn more about Bay Nature's 2019 Local Heroes here. Bay Nature Board Catherine EngbergTracy GrubbsBruce HartsoughReed HoldermanRebecca JohnsonPete MayJohn RaesideNancy Westcott Event Sponsors Individual Sponsors Carol Baird & Alan HarperLouis Berlot & Joyce CutlerDr. Barbara L. Bessey Catherine FoxMarilyn & Nat GoldhaberClaudia & Scott HeinJorgen Hildebrandt Reed HoldermanHarriet & Robert JakovinaDavid LoebMia MonroeMaryann RaineyDon WedenNancy & Bart Westcott Organizational Sponsors Bay Area Ridge Trail Committee for Green Foothills Conservation Strategy GroupEast Bay Municipal Utility DistrictEast Bay Regional Park DistrictGolden Gate National Parks ConservancyGoogleMarch Conservation FundMarin County ParksMechanics BankMidpeninsula Regional Open Space DistrictPeninsula Open Space TrustPresidio TrustSan Francisco Public Utilities CommissionSanta Clara Valley Open Space AuthoritySanta Clara Valley Water DistrictSave Mount DiabloSave the Redwoods LeagueSempervirens FundShute, Mihaly & Weinberger LLPSonoma County Ag + Open SpaceUnion BankWRA, Inc. In-kind Sponsors Barons ResortBerkeley City ClubBig Basin Tent CabinsBringing Back the Natives Garden TourCommerce Printing ServicesDjerassi Resident Artists ProgramDolphin ChartersDonkey & GoatFern's GardenFull Belly FarmRebecca JohnsonIsland Packers CruisesKermit Lynch Wine MerchantJane KimLagunaVista VillasLas Palmas Oceanfront Villas & CasitasLiam O'BrienLodge at the PresidioNoe Valley Farmers MarketParaiso Quetzal LodgePoint Arena Lighthouse REIRodney Strong VineyardsSanta Barbara Adventure CompanySeafood PeddlerSF Bay Adventures Sonoma Canopy ToursStraus Family Creamery UC Botanical GardenUnbeaten Path Tours & YogaWestCoast Huatulco DMCAlison Young Sponsor the Local Hero Awards! Please click here to download the individual sponsorship packet, and click here to download the organizational sponsorship packet. This year’s event will feature a VIP reception for sponsors of $1,000 or more, with the opportunity to mingle with Bay Nature heroes, editorial staff, and event speakers in an intimate environment. To learn more about event sponsorships, please contact development coordinator Laney Ennis at firstname.lastname@example.org or (510) 528-8550 x103. The fair market value of each ticket is $100. The remainder of your purchase is tax-deductible as allowed by law. Bay Nature's federal tax ID is 76-0744881. FAQs How can I contact the organizer with any questions? If you have questions about the Local Hero Awards, ticket purchases, or sponsorships, please contact Laney Ennis at email@example.com or (510) 528-8550 x103. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? We will have a list of guest names at the door, so no need to bring a printed ticket. Is my ticket transferrable? Yes, if you are unable to attend you can send someone in your place – you'll just need to let us know at least one week before the gala. Can I pay by check? Yes! Please make your check out to Bay Nature Institute and mail to Bay Nature, 1328 Sixth St. #2, Berkeley, CA 94710. You can also pay by credit card and avoid Eventbrite processing fees by calling (510) 528-8550 x103.
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