You are cordially invited to
A special 37th birthday celebration for Waylon Lewis
in support of New Era Colorado.
New Era registered more new voters in Colorado than any other organization in 2008 and 2010. We’re all about engaging youth in our political process, to create a healthier, happier society.
With special guest Congressman Jared Polis!
Congressman Jared Polis at a Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis.
Delicious veggie eco food, local drink, and old timey music provided at Waylon’s home, Hotelephant, in Boulder, Colorado!
Suggested Contribution: $10
Purchase tickets or become a sponsor here:
Space is limited.
Sponsors will be thanked live, get a special eco goodie bag, and receive 108 good karma credits toward future rebirth in an enlightened society.
Sponsorship Levels: Host: $500 | Co-Host: $250 | Supporter:$37 (b/c Waylon is old)
Contributions to New Era Colorado Foundation are tax-deductible!
Message from Waylon Lewis:
I’m getting older, and even a little more mature—it’s been a rough, but wonderful few years.
This July marks my 37th bday, and instead of hosting the usual little swim party/BBQ, I’m excited to use this celebration to support a good cause. I’m Buddhist, a green ambassador, a bike lover…but I can’t think of any one effort that influences “enlightened society” from Supreme Court Justices to clean energy funding to alternative transportation, affordable housing and the arts more than…the 2012 election.
Here in Colorado, no one organization registered more voters in 2010 than New Era Colorado. They focus on engaging young folk in politics, which was key in the 2008 election.
The 2012 election won’t be won in November 2012. It’ll be won starting now, and over the next year-and-a-half. New Era needs and deserves support from the leaders of Boulder community—so let’s have a good time, mix, mingle and celebrate a beautiful summer eve at my home.
I’d be grateful if you’d come on as a host, at the level you’re inspired. My hope is to raise $20,000 total, which I’ve done more than (with tons of help) many times for various causes. We’re inviting the business, natural products, yoga and Buddhist and green communities, and civic leaders in Boulder. The party will be limited in size, and made up of the women and men behind the leading non-profits, arts orgs, tech companies, political efforts and adventure groups in Boulder, as well as my personal friends who’ve been there for me and love drinking local brew on a beautiful day with some nice live music
It should be a schmoozefest without parallel. ~ WL.
Please walk/bus/bike if possible (and have fun doing so!). Appropriate attire requested:
RSVP on FB, but get your tickets at the above link.
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Andrew Whitehead is a soon-to-be graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder with a degree in Environmental Studies. He grew up in the grand country of Ireland, which is probably where he began to develop his exquisite beer palate. After moving to Wayne, Pennsylvania, Andrew became seriously passionate about the environment and strives to spread his awareness with anyone willing to listen. In his free time he loves to play hockey and soccer as well as go hiking. All that know him well fear his obsession with goats will land him a staring role on the well-known American TV show “Hoarders”.