Summit Reception 2015
Join us on Friday evening, November 6th
in the Presidio of San Francisco, as we welcome Network members from across the country for our 2015 National Summit! Expect a night of delicious food, drinks, speakers and celebration!
At Outdoors Empowered Network, we believe nature is the world’s best teacher and is vital to our health and well-being. As we celebrate our growing network with member organizations from around the country, we're excited to connect with the community of people in the Bay Area who are dedicated to our shared cause of increasing access to outdoor opportunities for youth.
Drinks and Paella! Meet Outdoors Empowered Network team and program affiliates, and learn more about how we're working to get kids outdoors.
Kyle Macdonald, Founder and Executive Director of Outdoors Empowered Network
Rue Mapp, Founder and CEO of Outdoor Afro and Founding Board Chair of Outdoors Empowered Network
7:30- Special Guest:
Jason Mark: Editor of Earth Island Journal to give talk on his new book, Satellites in the High Country with a book-signing to follow.
About the Book: In Satellites in the High Country, journalist and adventurer Jason Mark travels beyond the bright lights and certainties of our cities to seek wildness wherever it survives. Although our notions of pristine nature may be shattering, the mystery of the wild still exists — and in fact, it is more crucial than ever.
Learn more and get your ticket! All Summit Registrations come with one ticket to this Special Reception.
Book signing, libations and mingling with the Network