Preserving Paradise2023, Gala Guide
Join us for a remarkable event that brings together individuals like you, who share a passion for preserving our planet’s most precious treasures. Get a chance to meet the Alliance for Florida’s National Parks – the official philanthropic partner for Everglades, Dry Tortugas, Biscayne National Parks, and Big Cypress National Preserve! The Alliance is committed to enhancing park experiences, fostering connections with diverse communities, and instilling a deep appreciation for the pivotal role these public lands play in our lives.
Admission is FREE: As a heartfelt thank-you for your steadfast support, we are thrilled to offer free entry to attendees of all ages! During the event enjoy light snacks, an open bar, and non-alcoholic refreshments.
Biscayne National Park’s Reef Restoration: Join us for a compelling talk by Biscayne Park ranger scientists who have first-hand accounts of the impacts of climate change on the park’s vibrant reefs. Gain insights into the challenges faced by these delicate ecosystems and the ongoing efforts to combat the devastating effects of climate change.
Kid-Friendly Adventures and Engaging Experiments: Calling all young explorers! Embark on a thrilling journey filled with captivating experiments led by our brilliant park rangers. This is a golden opportunity for kids to forge a connection with the marvels of the natural world and ignite a lifelong love for Florida’s National Parks.
Esteemed Speakers: Prepare to be inspired by our esteemed speakers, including Louis Aguirre, WPLG Local 10’s environmental advocate, known for his impactful work on the campaign “Don’t Trash our Treasure.” Louis and others will share their insights and experiences that highlight the importance of preserving our natural world.
Silent Auction for Conservation: In addition to the enthralling experiences and enlightening talks, we are thrilled to present an opportunity to engage in a silent auction. Showcase your unwavering support for Florida’s National Parks by bidding on one-of-a-kind items and experiences. Every bid contributes directly to our ongoing conservation endeavors, with a special portion of the evening dedicated to supporting Biscayne National Park’s coral restoration efforts.