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An Upstream Soirée

Thank you so much for a wonderful evening celebrating 15 years of progress for the river and honoring...
three outstanding individuals for their commitment to the revitalization & protection
of urban areas and fragile ecosystems, including the Bronx River, through meaningful
community engagement: 

Linda R. Cox, winner of the Legacy Envioronmental Leadership Award.
Linda was the founding Executive Director of the Bronx River Alliance who dedicated 15 remarkable
years to the Bronx River and who retired in early 2017
Edith McBean, winner of the Bronx River Leadership Award.
Edith has a passion for wildlife conservation has led to her active involvement in the conservation
community for over 30 years
Mathy Stanislaus, winner of the Bronx River Leadership Award. 
Mathy's work has revitalized communities around the country through cleanup & redevelopment
of contaminated sites, including Starlight Park, which is now a beloved park on the Bronx River

To see photos from the Upstream Soiree, click here.

For more information please contact Tahai Addae at 718.430.4602 or