100 Harbor Dr
Greenwich, CT 06830
Audubon Connecticut’s Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit Dinner is held each spring to honor individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to the conservation of birds, other wildlife, and their habitats.
The 2017 Benefit, EXPERIENCE NATURE!, will take place Wednesday, April 12, 2017, from 6:00 to 11:00 p.m. at The Belle Haven Club in Greenwich. Audubon Connecticut is fortunate to be able to honor the following champions of conservation and the environment:
- GINA McCARTHY – national environmental leader who served most recently as the 13th Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will be honored with the prestigious Audubon Connecticut Environmental Leadership Award
- MELISSA GROO – wildlife photographer, writer, and conservationist, will receive the Katie O’Brien Lifetime Achievement Award
- LESLEY & BILL KING of Back 40 Farm Group – business owners and advocates of the organic food movement, will be recipients of the Audubon Connecticut Corporate Award
6:00pm VIP Pre-Reception
6:30pm Cocktail Reception
7:30pm Dinner,* Program & Live Auction by Auctioneer: George McNeely
*Menu influenced by Back 40 Farm Group’s local and sustainable agriculture work
Go to the link below to reserve tickets, become a sponsor or make a donation online:
Even if you cannot attend, you can support the Benefit by participating in our online LIVE AUCTION today. Bid on items such as tickets to Hamilton and a trip to Wyoming!