The Rainforest Alliance 2008 Annual Gala

Date: 
May 15, 2008
Location: 
New York, New York

The Rainforest Alliance celebrated another amazing year of achievement on Thursday, May 15, 2008 at our annual Gala dinner and awards ceremony in New York City. Environmentalists, progressive companies, celebrities and distinguished leaders in the business and diplomatic communities gathered for this distinctive event. The Gala recognized exceptional achievements made by individuals and companies in the areas of sustainable agriculture, forestry and tourism. Proceeds from the Gala went to benefit our comprehensive conservation initiatives. To learn more about the event or to receive an invitation to next year's Gala, please contact Rachel Stampfer at rstampfer@ra.org or (646) 452-1992.

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2008 Gala Co-Chairs

JPMorgan Chase
Nestlé Nespresso SA
Potlatch Corporation

2008 Corporate Sustainable Standard-Setter

Mohawk Fine Papers
NatureAir

2008 Individual Sustainable Standard-Setter

Toshishige Nakagoshi, Director, Yusuhara Forest Owners Cooperative

2008 Corporate Green Globe Awardees

Gloria Jean’s Coffees
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
HSBC
Luigi LavAzza S.p.A.

Underwriter

Gibson Foundation

Sponsor

Domtar