2019 Benefit Breakfast

Save the date for Fresh Energy’s annual Benefit Breakfast—What’s the Deal?! A blueprint for our future—taking place on Wednesday, October 2. We are thrilled to welcome two internationally acclaimed visionaries, Rhiana Gunn-Wright and Jigar Shaw, to explore how bold action on climate can positively transform our communities and capital markets.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
7:30 – 9:00 AM

Saint Paul RiverCentre Ballroom
175 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN 55102


Featured Speakers:

Rhiana Gunn-Wright is one of the lead policy architects of the federal Green New Deal. A 2013 Rhodes Scholar, she has worked as a policy analyst for the Detroit Health Department, the Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellow of Women and Public Policy at the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR), and as a policy intern for former First Lady Michelle Obama.

Jigar Shah is the co-founder of Generate Capital, an investment and operating platform that builds, owns, operates, and finances infrastructure assets involving the world’s critical resources: energy, water, agriculture, and basic materials. His book, Creating Climate Wealth: Unlocking the Impact Economy advocates for market-driven solutions to climate change.

For information on sponsoring the 2019 Benefit Breakfast, becoming a table captain, or volunteering at the event, please contact Meggie LaValley at lavalley@fresh-energy.org or 651 726 7561.

All proceeds will benefit Fresh Energy, an independent, nonprofit organization building solutions for the clean energy economy of our future.