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Friday, April 09, 2010
8:00 PM - 12:59 AM

EcoWatch's Green Gala with Robert Kennedy, Jr.

EcoWatch is excited to host its second annual Green Gala and bring visionary environmental leader and advocate Robert Kennedy, Jr. to Cleveland.Robert Kennedy, Jr., son of Senator Robert Kennedy and nephew of President John F. Kennedy, is a staunch defender of the environment and has been named one of TIME magazine's "Heroes for the Planet."He is senior attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council, chief prosecuting attorney for Riverkeeper, president of Waterkeeper Alliance and co-host of Air America Radio's Ring of Fire. Kennedy's message addresses the issues of sustainability, global warming and other threats to our planet. As Kennedy says, the environment is not a Republican or Democraticissue; it's a human issue that impacts everyone. Kennedy inspires audiences to find that common ground. He has a never-ending commitment to protecting the environment that envelops every facet of his life.EcoWatch is a state-wide, nonprofit organization working to encourage individuals, businesses and governments to adopt sustainable lifestyles, business practices and policies.We fulfill our mission by publishing a bimonthly newspaper EcoWatch Journal that is distributed for free throughout Ohio. EcoWatch Journal publishes 70,000 copies per issue, and is a venue for the sustainability community to promote solution-based sustainability projects happening throughout the state.For more information, contact Stefanie Spear at 216-387-1609 or spear@ecowatch.org.Please help support EcoWatch by attending our Green Gala.Purchase tickets at www.ecowatch.org.EcoWatch is excited to host its second annual Green Gala and bring visionary environmental leader and advocate Robert Kennedy, Jr. to Cleveland.Robert Kennedy, Jr., son of Senator Robert Kennedy and nephew of President John F. Kennedy, is a staunch defender of the environment and has been named one of TIME magazine's "Heroes for the Planet."He is senior attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council, chief prosecuting attorney for Riverkeeper, president of Waterkeeper Alliance and co-host of Air America Radio's Ring of Fire. Kennedy's message addresses the issues of sustainability, global warming and other threats to our planet. As Kennedy says, the environment is not a Republican or Democraticissue; it's a human issue that impacts everyone. Kennedy inspires audiences to find that common ground. He has a never-ending commitment to protecting the environment that envelops every facet of his life.EcoWatch is a state-wide, nonprofit organization working to encourage individuals, businesses and governments to adopt sustainable lifestyles, business practices and policies.We fulfill our mission by publishing a bimonthly newspaper EcoWatch Journal that is distributed for free throughout Ohio. EcoWatch Journal publishes 70,000 copies per issue, and is a venue for the sustainability community to promote solution-based sustainability projects happening throughout the state.For more information, contact Stefanie Spear at 216-387-1609 or spear@ecowatch.org.Please help support EcoWatch by attending our Green Gala.Purchase tickets at www.ecowatch.org.

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