CEH’s Gala to Claim our Healthy Future

Wow! What a powerful night! Senator Kevin de Leon and Reverend Yearwood rocked the room. And they reminded us that power is with the people to Claim Our Healthy Future.

Your energy and generosity on Thursday night was something fierce! All of us at Center for Environmental Health were blown away by the buzz we created together, and by the commitment and determination we could feel in the room. We raised more than $300,000 to support CEH’s work to push back on this Administration and the chemical lobby, and to protect the planet from toxic chemicals. Check out some photos here of the fantastic evening.

Thursday night also reminded us why we do the work we do, that we must love and celebrate each other, and that we have an incredible community that will catapult this organization into the next 20 years. Thank you for coming, thank you for giving, and most of all, thank you for all that you do to claim our healthy future.

We are so proud to call you family and to renew our commitment. To paraphrase the tenacious Reverend Yearwood: CEH can’t stop, won’t stop fighting to protect children and communities!

In gratitude,

Your CEH Family

 

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Claim our Healthy Future

CEH Gala 2017
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Four Seasons, San Francisco

Now more than ever, we must defend our beloved planet
and our children’s health.

Join us in coming together to Claim our Healthy Future, a night to learn
how together we can fight to create a world where our children and
communities can thrive, now and for generations to come.

Featuring:

Kevin de León
California Senate President, pro Tempore
Senator de Leon is leading a precedent-setting agenda to protect our health
and environment, while boldly and publicly challenging Donald Trump.  

Reverend Lennox Yearwood Jr.
Hip Hop Caucus CEO and President
Reverend Yearwood  is a minister, community activist and one of the nation’s
most influential people in engaging young people in electoral politics and activism.  

 

Hosts

Paul Adelstein, Kalila Barnett, Jennifer Beals
Kirsten & Michael Beckwith, Ed Begley, Jr.
Lynelle & Dick Cameron, Cecil D. Corbin-Mark,
Dr. Michael K. Dorsey, Tina Eshaghpour & David Silberman
Kathy Gerwig, Melanie & Michael Green
Dr. Marion L. Guyer & George G. Montgomery
Evan Handler, Roger Kim, Firuzeh Mahmoudi & Andre Carothers
Matt Petersen, Regan Pritzker & Chris Olin, Arlene Rodriguez
Marni Rosen & Gautam Wadhwani, Kendrick Sampson
Susan & Lawrence Smith, Beth & Jim Thomsen, Nadine Weil

Sponsors

Platinum
Kaiser Permanente
Naomi and Nehemiah Cohen Foundation
Scorpio Rising Fund

Titanium
Dr. Marion L. Guyer & George G. Montgomery
Leftwich Event Specialists, Inc.
Lexington Law Group

Gold
Maverick Capital and Kirsten & Michael Beckwith
New Place Fund
North Star Camp Alumni
UAW-GM Center for Human Resources

Silver
Lynelle & Dick Cameron
Dignity Health
Tina Eshaghpour & David Silberman
Naturepedic
San Francisco Firefighters Cancer Prevention Foundation
San Francisco Firefighters Local 798
Susan and Lawrence Smith

Patron
Melanie & Michael Green
Casey Green & Karen Morin Green
Liz Hume & Jay Jacobs
Robert Lebby
Emily Marlowe
Steve Milter
New Resource Bank
Lewis Shender
The Deborah Richman Cancer Research Philanthropic Fund

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