Premier Sponsor Chris and Carole Bartol ($1,000) Jane Dupont ($300) Rebecca and Jay Barnes ($150) Al and Barb Pung ($250) Nancy and Larry Pellegrini ($500) Bonnie Arbuckle ($300) Tom and Susan McHugh ($500) Melinda Holland ($150) Carol and Mark McCall ($300) Lynn Killian ($300) Jenn and Gordon Tutor ($150) Forrest and Janis Tutor ($1,500) Mary Jaeger-Gale and Steve Gale ($150) Susan Hutson ($500) In memory of John Hutson Greg and Janet Jennings ($500) Jay and Zora Davies ($150) Bob and Amy Wald ($150) Martha LeGere ($300) Ken Shelton and Marney McClung ($1,000) Steve and Marie King ($1,000) Lee and Tom Mulligan ($1,500) Jerry McAninch ($1,500) Todd Morse ($3,000)

Join us August 25, 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm for an evening full of fun ways to explore and celebrate conservation, including:

and more!


Registration for the virtual event is free!
Please consider supporting Conserving Carolina with suggested donation of $65

The virtual event link and instructions for joining will be sent to you via email close to the event date.

Register, Sponsor, Raffle

Not Attending?

You can still participate in the auction!

Trip of Your Choice Raffle

Enter our annual trip raffle to win the vacation of your choice! Only 200 tickets will be sold. The winner has until August 2023 to take the trip!


The winner can choose between three trip options:

  • Panama Retreat & the Panama Canal
  • Sea Island, GA Resort
  • Trip of Your Choice

Tickets are $100, and the drawing will take place August 25 during the virtual Conservation Celebration. You do not have to attend to win.


Get your raffle ticket by selecting the orange button labeled Click Here For Options in the section above

Silent Auction

Items are available for preview now at the Items tab at the top left of the page!
More will be added, so check back regularly.

Auction items will be available for bidding on this site from Aug. 23 - Aug. 30


Attendance at the virtual Celebration is not required to participate in the auction.

Items won will be available for curbside pick up from our office in Hendersonville at designated times after closing of the auction. Some items may be available to be mailed to winners at winner's expense. Details to be announced.

Experiences may be affected by COVID-19 restrictions, subject to auction donor.

Donate Now

Even if you can't join us for our virtual event, please consider making a gift to protect and restore special places and inspire appreciation of the natural world.

Thank you for your generosity!

Hosted By Conserving Carolina

Conserving Carolina
Questions? Please contact Jenn Tutor


Hendersonville, NC, USA

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Thank you Conservation Celebration Task Force!

Barbara Cliff, Chair

Carole Bartol

Ericka Berg, Membership Coordinator 

Melinda Holland

Deb Hopewell

Michelle Keyes

Lynn Killian, Development Director 

Marie King

Linda Knippa

Dibbit Lamb

Carol McCall

JoAnne Merrill

Jenn Tutor, Donor Relations Manager