**The 2017 fundraiser will be September 9th**
Recreational Fisheries Research Institute (RFRI) (www.rfri.net)
Event Organizer & Benefactor: The RFRI is a non-profit organization formed exclusively to stimulate marine fisheries conservation & restoration through outreach. Fostering diverse partnerships and engaging anglers (Citizen Scientist) in data collection are key objects leading to our successful projects. This year proceeds will be used to support TAG Louisiana.
Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (http://www.guyharvey.com/ocean-foundation/)
Benefactor: The GHOF funds inspired scientific research and innovative educational programs to encourage conservation and best management practices for sustainable environments.
Galatoire Foundation (www.galatoires.com/galatoires-foundation)
Benefactor: The Galatoire Foundation provides unique educational and cultural-enriched opportunities to improve the lives of young people, donates scholarships to local universities and participates in cooking events to benefit local schools and is dedicated to the people of New Orleans and will leave a legacy on a region that has patronized Galatoire’s for generations.
All details regarding this year’s gala are listed below.
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Time: 6:30pm – 11:30pm
Where: Galatoire’s Restaurant Upstairs, 209 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA
Theme: Ole Western Saloon Night
Dress: Dressy Western
Activities: Silent & Live Auctions, Bourbon Street balcony (beads included),
Door Prizes, and More!
Food: Louisiana seafood prepared by the world famous Galatoire’s
Beverage: Beer, Wine, Champagne, Era Drinks
Price: $150/person, $300/Couple, $5,000 for a Rodeo Level Sponorship
Sponsorships: Rodeo Level (call, 504-415-7186, or email, RFRI@charter.net, for details)
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Keep your eyes out for our amazing auction items!