Celebrated Water Advocate Headlines WMEAC Earth Day Celebration 2013
Annual Fundraiser to Benefit Freshwater Protection
GRAND RAPIDS—February 25, 2013—West Michigan Environmental Action Council and Founders Brewing present West Michigan Needs Water: Earth Day Celebration 2013 on Tuesday, April 16, at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park from 7 pm to 10 pm.
The fifth annual event is relocating to a new venue with an expanded format this year that includes dinner, folk music, a silent auction and a presentation from internationally renowned freshwater advocate Maude Barlow, author of Blue Gold, the basis for the documentary of the same name.
“One of our founders recently donated a powerful image of the Earth rising behind the moon from Apollo 8,” said Rachel Hood, WMEAC Executive Director.