The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center
will host its 10th annual Get Wild
fundraiser on Saturday, August 13th in the Channing Family Sculpture Garden.
From 6 to 8 p.m., you can spend the evening meeting the Hampton Bays-based Rescue Center's furry friends and enjoy a cocktail party hosted by Molly Channing of Channing Daughters
Vineyard. A VIP cocktail hour will take place from 5 to 6 p.m. The donations from Get Wild
will make a huge difference in the lives of the injured and orphaned wildlife that inhabit the area.
"We are so excited to be having our 10th Get Wild
! We are hoping for a larger than normal turnout," said Shelley Berkoski, Director of Development. "The money from this event helps us provide food, housing, and medical care for the hundreds of injured animals we treat each year."
will feature live music, wine, light fare, a silent auction, and a meet-and-greet with the animals. The evening will honor Ingrid Arneberg and Will Marin, and the Honorary Co-Chairs are Frances Cole Jones and Cornelia Guest.
Other members of the Benefit Committee include Mary Beauchamp, Liz Brown, Ingrid Edelman, Jane Gill, Linda Lambert, Maryann Marston, Dianne Marxe Suzanne Obser, Avis Richards
, Ellen and Chuck Scarborough
, SunHe Sherwood-Dudley, Beth Ostrosky Stern
, and Marcy Warren
Jodi Levine, Edgar Allen Crow, Cathrine Merritt, Nick Marzano, and Rosebud, the opossum. (Photo: Rob Rich/SocietyAllure.com)
Tickets to Get Wild
begin at $200 for members and $250 for non-members.
The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center is a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization that works to rescue, rehabilitate, and release wildlife back into their natural habitat. The donations help house, feed, and provide veterinarian attention to the animals.
The Channing Family Sculpture Garden is located at 639 Lumber Lane in Bridgehampton. For more information, call 631-728-4200 or visit www.wildliferescuecenter.org.