Celebrate our 20th Anniversary: Florida Bay Forever is here

Celebrate our 20th Anniversary: Florida Bay Forever is here

Friday, December 6, 2013

If you love the Florida Keys for sport fishing, diving, boating, seafood or sunsets, you know the magic of Florida Bay. Tourists from around the world and residents of South Florida cherish the bay for its scenic beauty. This valuable and vulnerable resource is home to remarkable birds, fish and other sea life, and depends … Read More

#GivingTuesday: Supporting the restoration of America’s Everglades

Friday, November 29, 2013

How will you give back on December 3rd?Celebrate #GivingTuesday with us! You’ve heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday… This December, we are proud to join the #GivingTuesday movement in its effort to create a national day of giving. The second annual Giving Tuesday will take place for 24 hours on December 3, 2013. … Read More

From our CEO: Statement on action by Florida Senate Select Committee on Indian River Lagoon and Lake Okeechobee Basin

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Senator Joe Negron has shown steady and committed leadership in dealing with the environmental and economic crisis resulting from harmful Lake Okeechobee discharges. As chairman of the Florida Senate Select Committee on Indian River Lagoon and Lake Okeechobee Basin, Senator Negron has worked closely with his committee colleagues to explore both short and long term … Read More

Just announced! Zac Brown Band to headline 2014 ForEverglades Benefit in Palm Beach

Monday, November 4, 2013

  Zac Brown Band to celebrate Everglades Foundation’s 20th Anniversary at ForEverglades Palm Beach Gala   Palmetto Bay, FL – The Everglades Foundation announced today that Zac Brown Band has graciously agreed to kick off the 20th anniversary of the Foundation by headlining the ninth annual ForEverglades Benefit at the Breakers Palm Beach on Saturday, February … Read More

Everglades Foundation CEO on passage of Water Resources Reform and Development Act

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

The protection and restoration of America’s Everglades moved a step forward today with overwhelming, bipartisan congressional support of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). Today’s vote by the U.S. House of Representatives allows Florida to move forward with the Comprehensive Everglades Planning Project, improvements of Biscayne Bay coastal wetlands, Broward County water preserve … Read More