The inaugural Pure Earth benefit gala was a great success!
We raised crucial funds to support toxic pollution cleanup
in some of the world’s worst polluted places, and we
raised a lot of awareness as well. Read the press release.

Photos from the Evening 

A beautiful and rewarding night


The main event


Exploring artworks and demo tables


Saturday, April 26th 2014

Gotham Hall
Broadway & 36th St.

7:00-11:00 pm

Photo of Dev Patel

Dev Patel
Actor  •  Activist

Photo of Sheldon Kasowitz

Sheldon Kasowitz
Managing Partner
Indus Capital Partners, LLC

Event Ambassadors:

John Ambrosini

Brij Anand

Dorian Perchik Bergen

Joel Bluestein

Diana Mkhitarian

Sid Sandilya

Soniya Sapre

Colin Stewart

Charlotte Triefus

Monica Winsor
and Joshua Mailman

Samantha Zinober

Blacksmith Institute / Pure Earth Board Members

Paul Brooke

Richard Fuller

Josh Ginsberg

Dr. Philip Landrigan

David Mechner

Conrad Meyer

Alexander Papachristou

Ron Reede

Ken Rivlin

Paul Roux

Asif Shaikh

Colin Stewart

Charlotte Triefus

What does a PURE EARTH look like to you?

Find out what it looks like to Yoko Ono, Olivia Munn and
other celebrities and artists who have
decorated globes in their vision of Pure Earth to be
auctioned off at the Benefit.

Proceeds to Benefit

Pure Earth - Blacksmith Institute

A project of the Blacksmith Institute

Solving Pollution Problems
Saving Children's Lives

Learn More About Our Work
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