Giving Back Magazine January 2018 - Page 62

Gala San Diego Zoo Global’s Rendezvous In The Zoo f The Children’s Zoo “ It is vital that when educating our children’s or over 60 brains, we do not neglect to educate their hearts. years, the Children’s – The Dalai Lama Zoo has been a Rendezvous in the Zoo), raises sanctuary inside the world-famous San funds for critical worldwide Diego Zoo for children and adults alike. wildlife conservation and service Now efforts are under way to create and projects. This year, the RITZ 2018 launch a renovated Children’s Zoo for the gala, co-chaired by Don and next generation. Kathryn Vaughn, will benefit the new Children’s Zoo. Imagine the new Children’s Zoo as a chance for everyone to fall in love with The Vaughn Family The Vaughns invite you to join animals and be wild at heart. The them for a whimsical wonderland reinvented space will inspire empathy, evening at the R • I • T • Z gala, allowing children to touch, interact and dinner followed by dancing to the Wayne Saturday June 16, 2018. This fabulous discover animals in a personal way. Foster Band under the glittering stars. evening begins with a lavish cocktail Just one interaction can spark a child’s Come be Wild@Heart and support the party in the Zoo’s unique setting where love for nature and animals to spread bright future of San Diego Zoo Global! you can enjoy amazing appetizers and a worldwide and help save our Earth’s private animal encounter with the Zoo’s This event sells out early – more irreplaceable species. conservation ambassador, Joan Embry. for more information, please visit Each summer the Zoo’s signature gala, The evening continues with a gourmet www.sandiegozoo.org/ritz. 62 GBSAN.COM | JANUARY 2018 ”