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 matching grant of $1 million from the Terra Foundation.
This event presented by the Raise the River Campaign, a coalition of non-profit and welcome by Mayor of Phoenix, Greg Stanton.
WHEN: Saturday, September 7, 2103 – 7pm to 10pm
WHERE: Arizona Science Center, Phoenix, Arizona
COST: $500 per person ($400 is tax deductible)