Audubon Connecticut's Environmental Leadership Awards (ELA) 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.
Please join us for the 2017 Benefit, EXPERIENCE NATURE!, when we will be fortunate to honor the following champions of conservation and the environment:
- Gina McCarthy – current Administrator for 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 and 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
For early reservations, please contact Tiffany Witmer at email@example.com.