Annual Benefit Reception
Thursday, February 6, 2020
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Please join us at the Mexican Cultural Institute for our 2020 Benefit Reception to support the 28th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital.
Hosted by the Mexican Cultural Institute of the Embassy of Mexico
With a special film tribute by Francisco Campos-Lopez celebrating 20 years of joint Mexican-U.S. efforts to preserve Laguna San Ignacio in Baja, California, the last pristine breeding grounds and nursery for Pacific gray whales
Benefit Reception Co-Chairs
Carole Dickert-Scherr and Jacob Scherr
Barbara and John Franklin
Caroline D. Gabel
Dane A. Nichols
Jane and Bill Stetson
Susan Vitka and Peter Fox-Penner
Catherine Wyler and Richard Rymland
Wendy Benchley and John Jeppson
Margaret Burks and Laurence Hausman
H.E. Ashok Kumar Mipuri and Gouri Mirpuri
Larry and Helen O’Brien
Sylvia Ripley and Christopher Addison
Mary and Roger Wallace
Ken and Dorothy Woodcock
(As of January 16, 2020)
Now in its thirteenth year, this annual event raises funds for the upcoming Festival (March 12 – 22, 2020) in Washington, D.C., as well as our critical work throughout the year. Tickets for the Benefit Reception start at $175.
You may purchase tickets via Eventbrite, by check, or over the phone at (202) 342-2564 ext. 170.
Checks may be mailed to:
Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital
ATTN: Alice Sadler, Development Manager
1224 M Street, NW, Suite 301
Washington, D.C. 20005
Please RSVP by February 3, 2020. Valet parking is provided. Dress is Business or Cocktail Attire.