On behalf of the outstanding work of COA, Executive Director Cindy Zipf will be accepting a 2016 Evangelina Menendez Trailblazer Award. COA was selected by Senator Bob Menendez to be one of six distinguished Honorees. The award is in honor of the Senator’s mother and is a component of the Women’s History Month Celebration. Award winning journalist Soledad O’Brien is featured as the Keynote Speaker at the event, which is at Montclair State University on Sunday, March 6 at 3pm.
Admission is free and open to the public. If you cannot attend, consider sending Senator Menendez a message of support in his fight against oil drilling in the Atlantic, as well as support of Cindy Zipf for this award: Artin_Haghshenas@menendez.senate.gov.
If you are able to attend, please RSVP to business@CleanOceanAction.org. COA is honored to receive this esteemed distinction.