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River Action’s 14th Annual Fish & Fire Friendraiser and Fundraiser

Event Details

April 24, 2015 5:30 PM — April 24, 2015 9:00 PM
Location: Black Hawk Historic Site
1510 46th Avenue , IL 61201
Rock Island, IL 61201
Contact Name: Eileen Sipes
Email: esipes@riveraction.org
Phone: 563 322 2969
Website: www.riveraction.org

Event Description

Join River Action for the 13th Annual Fish & Fire Friendraiser and Fundraiser as citizens, artists, policy makers, corporate leaders, entrepreneurs, environmentalists, elected officials and philanthropists from all walks of life gather to celebrate the Mississippi River and the good work being done to make it and the communities along it more resilient. Browse the many silent auction items during Social Hour with live music. Our 16th Annual Eddy Awards will be awarded following dinner. These awards will recognize individuals and organizations that went against the current to get things done and accomplished outstanding riverfront activity or development – well designed and environmentally responsible. Awards are presented in five categories:  Education, Design, Arts, Stewardship, and Revitalization. Tickets are $40 for adults and $12 for ages 8-16, under 8 years are free.