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CCLR 20th Anniversary Benefit

November 17, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST


Featuring guest speaker: Michelle Malanca Frey, Executive Director, ULI San Francisco

The Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR) is the premier national non-profit pioneering land recycling to protect human health, revitalize local economies and preserve the environment.  Now in its 20th year, CCLR has a unique track record of working with community groups, municipalities and developers to repurpose vacant, underutilized and contaminated properties for productive reuse.

Join us in celebrating our 20th Anniversary to enjoy great networking, a CCLR Signature Cocktail and toast, recycled water beer, canapés and c-sweets.  They’ll be inaugurating their Terra Nova Award to thank and recognize some of the leaders who have helped CCLR reach 20, including:

Jennifer Hernandez | Partner, Holland and Knight
Bill Witte | Chairman and CEO, Related California
Nicholas Bollman (posthumously) | Co-Founder of
The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities,
Founder of the California Center for Regional Leadership,
Program Director for Sustainable Communities at the James Irvine Foundation


About the special guest speaker
Michelle Malanca Frey is the Executive Director of ULI San Francisco. She has two decades of built environment experience, from planning through construction, and has worked with organizations around the globe to drive the development of healthy, livable, and sustainable communities and buildings. She is a long-time member of ULI San Francisco and served as the organization’s Sustainability Committee Co-Chair for several years. Her work has included the development of green building rating systems in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Abu Dhabi.

As part of her own consultancy, she advised developers and investors on the integration of sustainability initiatives and performance requirements into large-scale development projects and real estate portfolios. As Vice President of the World Green Building Council, Michelle led collaborative, global projects, including the Business Case for Green Building report and the Sustainable Cities Initiative, a partnership with C40 Cities.

She has given numerous presentations on sustainable urban development, including at conferences in the United States, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Kenya, Jordan and throughout Latin America.

Join with a Sponsorship or Ticket Package:

Customized 20th Anniversary Benefit and Annual Sponsorships
Join a group of committed companies and non-profits that value CCLR’s work in transforming communities through land recycling.  For sponsorship information and benefits please contact Sarah Sieloff, Executive Director, at sarah.sieloff@cclr.org

Land Use Luminary Ticket Packages
Represent your company at this important event with a Land Use Luminary Ticket Package:
– Negotiable number of tickets
– Visibility on event invitations, e-blasts and event posters
– Greater recognition as a major supporter of CCLR’s work

Individual tickets
Individual, Non-Profit/Local Government, and Student tickets are available.


November 17, 2016
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST


Green Room, War Memorial and Performing Arts Center
401 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, 94102 United States
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