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Rethink Fabrics sponsors Charity Event for green education

Rethink Fabrics supported a charity event to raise awareness for green education nationwide. RETHINK: GREEN ART EXHIBITION & CHARITY EVENT took place on Saturday, November 6th in Culver City California.  The event was a beautiful gathering of star-studded attendees came together for a night of good cheer and to raise awareness for green education nationwide. The event boasted over 600+ persons in the unique venue that featured a sustainable art exhibit, organic wine, spirits, beer and local food tasting, interactive displays and much more.

Celebs such as Ed Begley Jr., Rachelle Carson Begley, Lisa Ling, MTV’s Buried Life Crew, David De Rothchild, Anna Getty, Heroes James Kyson Lee, One Life to Live’s Peter Reckell, Nia Peoples, Ray Charles Jr, Shanica Knowles and more entered on the solar powered green carpet. Planet Green’s Boise Thomas & Darren Moore donated their time as Emcee’s of the event. Music featured The MakePeace Brothers, KCRW’s DJ Valida and Rey Fresco Band.

RETHINK: GREEN Charity Event gathered top companies and tastemakers in the green market to celebrate and raise awareness for green education.  The event was designed to teach attendees in a very entertaining way to ‘Rethink Green’ at home, work and throughout our daily lives. Interactions included: An eco-friendly fine art show with top artists such as Shepard Fairey, Chris Jordan, Tanya Clarke, Jodi Fuchs, organic wine, spirits, beer and food, an eco-inspired silent auction, interactive educational booths, Rise Above Plastics art installation by Otis Design School and more. Over $85,000 was raised for the charity.

The event featured organic and sustainable food provided by Green Truck, Veggie Grill, One World Vegetarian Cuisine, Taste Buds Cupcakes, Maria Elena Horchata and all produce donated by Weiser Family Farms and Jame Farms. Organic and biodynamic wine/beer was provided by Venice Beach Wines, Bottle Rock Wine, Frey Wine and Schlagl Beer. Organic Spirits provided by Organic Nation Vodka and FAIR Trade Spirits Vodka. Drinks were provided by Naked Juice and Izze. On site at the eevent attendees enjoyed the Spa services provided by Aveda and Green Bliss Eco Spa. Also, earth-conscious disposable tableware was provided by Wasara.Rethink Fabrics supplied the event t-shirts worn by the staff and was included in the gift bags as well.

Video coverage by Green T with Tamara:

Read More…

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/11/an-inside-look-at-las-community-of-visionary-activists.php

http://laist.com/2010/11/01/rethinkgreen_to_celebrate_10_years.php

http://www.examiner.com/la-county-political-buzz-in-los-angeles/environmental-torch-passes-to-new-generation-at-rethink-green-event-slideshow

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1037 NE 65th St. #369
Seattle, WA 98115, USA
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