The Wyland Foundation's Annual Celebration and Fundraiser gets even better this year with environmental speaker and professional NASCAR driver Leilani Münter, and our beautiful new venue!
Mark your calendars for this incredible evening of delicious food, drinks, live musical performances, and Orange County's premier live and silent auctions, featuring live paintings by world renowned artist Wyland. And don't miss the VIP Whale Watching Cruise on the beautiful "Dana Pride" courtesy of Dana Wharf.
All proceeds benefit the Wyland Foundation programs for Clean Water and a Healthy Ocean.
Leilani Münter is a biology graduate, race car driver and environmental activist. Discovery's Planet Green named her the #1 eco athlete in the world, ELLE Magazine awarded her their Genius Award, and Sports Illustrated named her one of the top ten female race car drivers in the world.
Since 2007, Leilani has been adopting an acre of rainforest for every race she runs. She uses her race car to spread environmental awareness among 75 million race fans in the US. Leilani sits on the board of the Oceanic Preservation Society and the advisory board of The Solutions Project.
She is featured in the 2015 documentary "Racing Extinction."Leilani is vegan, her personal car is an electric Tesla Model S which she charges with solar power. Leilani's motto is: never underestimate a vegan hippie chick with a race car.