Co-chairs Kelly Tarapani, Rich Wendling and Mindy Whittington, together with their Event Committee invite you to join this fun-filled evening, reconnecting with one another to help protect and restore our redwood forests and connect all people to their peace and beauty.
Matt Berler
Rosemary Cameron
James Campbell
Eric Fishman
Caitlyn Fox
Tanya Musgrave
Kendal Peirce
Allegra and Edward Quinn
Mike Wyatt


Master of Ceremonies (and Dance Captain)

Griff Griffith

Host of Animal Planet’s Wild Jobs

Live Musical Performance by


A Neil Diamond Tribute Band

Cocktail Reception featuring one-of-a-kind redwood infused libations by

Sequioa Grove Winery
Fogbelt Brewery
Humboldt Distillery

Campy Activities featuring
Redwood Wishing Tree
“Sweets & Swag”: Fill your goody bag with one-of-a-kind League branded merch
Redwood Drawing for 49er VIP Experience
Forest themed photobooth
And more!

Redwoods Inspired Auction

Count Me In!

Purchase your tickets online HERE
Or by filling out the Sponsorship Form HERE

Sponsorship Benefits

Included in all levels:
Enjoy craft cocktails and conifer-inspired appetizers with breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Dine from sweet and savory food stations and test your redwoods knowledge with interactive field activities. Raise your paddle for exciting redwood adventure auction packages and enjoy an electric dance party with Super Diamond.

Included in $10k and above levels:
Recognition on printed and digital invitation, evening program, event website, annual report, and membership to Canopy Club with invitation to year-long events.

Presenting Sponsor ($100,000)
Includes a premiere table for 20 with special guest (optional). Ten complimentary parking passes (optional). Title recognition on all event materials. (FMV $5,000)

Redwood Champion ($25,000)
Includes a reserved table for 10. Four complimentary parking passes (optional). (FMV $2,500)

Redwood Trailblazer ($10,000)
Includes a reserved table for 8. Three complimentary parking passes (optional). (FMV $2,000)

Redwood Caretaker ($5,000)
Includes a reserved cocktail table for 4. Two complimentary parking passes (optional). (FMV $1,000)

Redwood Friend ($1,000)
Includes 1 seat. You may be seated with other guests. One complimentary parking pass (optional). (FMV $250)

Redwood Supporter ($500)
Includes 1 seat. You may be seated with other guests. (FMV $250)

Interested in supporting Save the Redwoods League and wish to donate some or all your seats for special guests? Contact [email protected] or 415-820-5833.

More Info

Gorpcore 4
What do I wear?
Hiking garb—with style!
Try Gorpcore, named after the colloquial term for trail mix (“Good Ol’ Raisins and Peanuts”). This fashion trend is all about functional outdoors gear meets flare.
Or join Super Diamond on the dance floor with your vintage rock-n-roll T-shirt or glittery jumpsuit!
What’s Gorpore? Learn more here
A coat check will be available for storing your hiking gear

Historic Building 937 is located along Presidio’s northern shoreline. View Map

Ride-share encouraged
Driving: Valet provided by Soiree Valet
Hiking: Coat check available to store your hiking gear.

Lodging recommendations if staying near the Presidio:
Lodge at the Presidio, San Francisco
Infinity Hotel San Francisco, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
Hotel del Sol
The Laurel Inn (Hyatt)
Kimpton Hotel Enzo

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We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

With excitement and anticipation,
Luz Perez

Luz Perez

Senior Events Manager
[email protected]   |   (415) 820-5833


“Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria is proud to be the presenting sponsor for Take Me to the Trees. Save the Redwoods League’s work to protect and restore our redwoods and giant sequoias mirrors our tribe’s mission of environmental stewardship and is in keeping with the work of our ancestors. This evening is a great way to get to know the League’s work and we’re proud to celebrate the 106th year of Save the Redwoods League’s impact on our forests and open spaces.”
Greg Sarris, Tribal Chairman, Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria

Rich, Katie, and Cody Wendling


Nancy and Paul Helman
Martha and Mike Helms/Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation
Rich, Katie, and Cody Wendling
Gretchen and Mike Wyatt
Ralph Eschenbach and Carol Provan


Lisa Erdberg and Dennis Gibbons
Landis Communications
C. Bradley and Penny Moore
Tanya and Greg Musgrave
John Scharffenberger


Debbie and Daniel Bardon
Amy and Matt Berler
Eric Fishman
Katheleen and Robert Skinner
K2D Strategies
J.P. Morgan Securities
Julia Sherwin and Michael Haddad
Tim M. Whalen


James Campbell and Adam Gavzer
Dennis Elder and Bill Otten
Colby Hastings and Dan Sachs
Hood & Strong, LLP
Integral, LLC
Brandon Keefe and Jennifer Latimer
Suzanne Moss and Herb Kasler
Lisa Rosenfield Podolsky
Kelly and Abe Tarapani
Mindy and Michael Whittington

JP Morgan Securities
Hood and Strong LLP
Jonsteen Company
Sequioa Grove Winery
Los Bagels
Humboldt Distillery
Fogbelt Brewery
Landis Communication
Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation