RENOWNED ACTOR ROBERT REDFORD SUPPORTING“RAISE THE RIVER” EVENT IN PHOENIX
Join renowned actor and conservationist Robert Redford and dignitaries from United States and Mexico in celebrating and supporting one of the greatest environmental restoration opportunities of the Century -an ambitious, multi-national effort-to reconnect the“Colorado River” to its Delta in Mexico.
Raise the River is a collaborative effort among nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and community groups to raise $10 million by 2017 to restore the Delta. In less than a year, they have raised more than a $1 million, and now have a generous $1 million grant from the Terra Foundation.
This event presented by the Raise the River Campaign, a coalition of non-profit organization sand guests will be welcome by Phoenix Mayor,GregStanton.
WHEN: Saturday, September 7, 2103 - 7 pm to 10pm
WHERE: Arizona Science Center, Phoenix, Arizona
COST: $500 per person ($400 is tax deductible)
In addition to a conversation with Robert Redford, guests will also have the opportunity to view clips of WATERSHED, the award-winning film produced by the Redford Center and Kontent Films, which tells the story of the threats to the Colorado River and offers solutions for the future of the American West.There are sponsorship opportunities available for the event as well. For further information or to learn about Raise the River Campaign Sponsorship Opportunities please call Monica Michelle (480) 433 7203.