A Celebration of Responsible Travel
Trip Auction
Thursday, November 5, 2009

MC and Auctioneer: Diane Dwyer, NBC Bay Area News Anchor
Special Guest: Rodney Fong, Chairman of the Board, SF Conventions & Visitors Bureau
and CREST Staff & Board

For cocktails and conversation in a lovely home, and have the chance to purchase your next vacation or a special holiday gift. Travel with leading companies in responsible tourism, winners of international awards and “green” certification.

Featured Auction Items:

Belize: Hamanasi Adventure & Dive Resort
Costa Rica: Lapa Rios Ecolodge & Latitude 10 Resort

Costa Rica: Selva Verde & Rara Avis Rainforest Lodge Ecuador: Yachana Lodge & Hamaca Tours
Florida: Colony Hotel & Cabana Club
The Galapagos: Lindblad Expeditions
Greenland: Air Greenland & Hotel Arctic
Kenya: Basecamp Masai Mara
Peru: Rainforest Expeditions & Casa Andina
Turkey: Intrepid Travel
Yellowstone: Off the Beaten Path


What: A Cocktail Gathering and Travel Auction
When: 6:30 to 9 pm, Thursday, November 5, 2009
Where: 6 Quail Meadow Drive
(One block west of I-280, at the Woodside Road exit)
Woodside, CA 94062
(home of Cynthia Hunter Lang)

Suggested donation at the door: $100 per person
(may be used towards a bid on one of the fabulous holiday trips)

Whitney Cooper, or 202-347-9203, ext 414
For more information about CREST and for trip details, visit:


If you cannot attend, please consider sending a tax deductible donation to: CREST, 1333 H Street, NW, Suite 300, East Tower
Washington, DC 20005


Please send this invitation to friends or colleagues who may be interested in attending