Garrett Boone – Community Leader of the Year
Nike – Sustainable Corporate Leader of the Year
Parley for the Oceans – Organization of the Year
Buzz Aldrin – Explorer of the Year
John R. Seydel III – Emerging Male Leader of the Year
Danni Washington – Emerging Female Leader of the Year
2018 Honorary Chairs:
Jim & Julie Turner
Jenna Turner Alexander
2018 Underwriting Chairs:
Honorary Chair Emeritus
Trammell S. Crow 2016
Scott Ginsburg 2017
Lynn McBee 2016
Laura Ginsburg Pierson 2017
Giraffes have gone extinct in 7 African countries - This is an opportunity to directly participate in a very unique conservation initiative. Join Giraffe Conservation Foundation, Ivan Carter of the Outdoor Channel’s “Carter’s W.A.R.” and the Smithsonian to collar, track and analyze the data of 200 giraffes. You will have the opportunity to follow your giraffe in real time through a mobile app. The lucky bidder will get to choose dates and locations where they would like to participate such as Sub-Saharan deserts of Niger or the savannah areas of Zambia or Zimbabwe.
On this very special 8-day safari, guests will have a chance to get behind-the-scenes in the fight to save rhinos and other species from extinction. This insider’s trip will visit the Wildlife Protection Solutions (WPS) research camp, where advanced anti-poaching technology is beta tested before being deployed into the field. Guests will spend time with the team on local Big 5 (Lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino) wild game reserves and gain exclusive insight into how the WPS systems help to prevent poaching.
Enjoy an overwater bungalow in Bora Bora for 3 nights before you head to The Brando - a unique luxury resort on French Polynesia’s breathtakingly beautiful private island of Tetiaroa. The Brando offers carefree luxury in the midst of pristine nature. While enjoying 3 nights at the Brando, you will visit the research station to witness firsthand the biodiversity they are working to protect a dozen small islands surrounding a sparkling lagoon 30 miles northeast of Tahiti.
It’s not quite a bicycle built for two but “His and Hers FattE Electric Bikes” will have you riding in style!
Yerba Mate has the “strength of coffee, the health benefits of tea, and the euphoria of chocolate" all in one beverage. So imagine what a year supple of Yerba Mate Tea and a special drink cooler will do for you
With 222 nominations and 67 wins, you will not want to miss out on a chance for you and a guest to fly out to Hollywood and watch a live taping of the “Big Bang Theory”. Package includes 2 Southwest tickets.