2013 BREATH OF LIFE AWARDS Keynote address by Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom
Friday, June 7, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)
Long Beach, CA
BREATHE LA TO BESTOW
2013 BREATH OF LIFE AWARDS
HONORING TREND SETTERS IN GREEN LOGISTICS
Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom to present keynote address. KCETLink's Val Zavala to emcee.
BREATH OF LIFE AWARD: The Boeing Company
This is the highest honor that BREATHE LA bestows upon an individual or corporation for successful leadership in support of the mission to promote clean air and healthy lungs.
CIVIC LEADER AWARD: Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom
This award recognizes a civic leader for successful leadership in support of the mission to promote clean air and healthy lungs.
INNOVATION AWARD: BNSF Railway
This award recognizes an organization that is protecting the breath of life in our region by utilizing alternative fuel technology, electrifying rail yards, and reducing diesel emissions.
COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD: Los Angeles/Orange County Building & Construction Trades Council
This award recognizes individuals and organizations that are protecting the breath of life in our region by forging coalitions and rallying public actions that seek to address the sources of emissions and propose solutions for mitigation.
An estimated 500 dignitaries, business leaders and clean technology experts will gather for an inspiring networking reception, silent auction and awards luncheon to benefit the most vulnerable in the community through BREATHE LA's high quality programs and services.
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BREATHE California of Los Angeles County
BREATHE California of Los Angeles County (BREATHE LA) is non-profit public benefit organization dedicated to the future of clean air and healthy lungs in Los Angeles County. BREATHE LA was established in 1903 and has over a century of accomplishments. Our mission is to promote clean air and healthy lungs through research, education, advocacy and technology. For more information, go to www.BreatheLA.org.