Save the Date for our 30th Anniversary Gala Saturday, November 13, 2021!

Interested in being part of our event to raise funds to educate empower young changemakers around the world?

Contact our Development Director Alexis Chase to become a sponsor:

A Spectacular Night of Celebrating Environmental Superheroes!

2019 Gala Recap

Nov. 16,  2019 - The Captain Planet Foundation held its annual Benefit Gala one of the Southeast’s largest eco-benefits at Flourish Atlanta. The charitable evening recognizes extraordinary environmental change-making and raises funds for the Foundation’s mission to engage and empower young people to be environmental problem-solvers through grant giving and Foundation programs. The event raised more than $750,000.

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Each year, we give a series of awards that highlight outstanding, real life environmental heroes. Explore previous awardees and read about the work they are doing for the planet!

Mark Ruffalo

Auction Items

The gala will feature extraordinary, sustainable live and silent auctions, including these much-anticipated live auction items.

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

Premiere Sponsor
Presenting Sponsors
Sustaining Garden Partners
Sustaining Partners

Table Hosts

Pamela Atkins / Kristi & Paul Beckler / Gay Browne / CHOA / Cox Enterprises / Brittany & Doug Duncan / Georgia Aquarium / KHAOS Foundation | Marilyn & Jim Black | Trinity School / Kiki Goshay / KNGDM Group / Deborah & Colin Ingersoll / Ginair & George McKerrow / National Society of High School Scholars / Novelis / Stacey & Paul Ollinger / Brandie & Brad Park / Park Place / Piedmont Healthcare / John R. Seydel / UPS / Voya Foundation / Rebecca Williams / Janice & Carmen Zumot


Wendy & Ed Castro / Trey Desenberg & Alexandria Christ / Kendrick Dopp / Ginny Millner Foundation / Jason Graham / Charlette & Paul Howell / Laura-Leigh & Danny Mickelson / Moses Boyd & Tiffany Limos / Ashley Logan / Marie & Steve Nygren / Elizabeth Kimble & Chet Tisdale, Jr.


Bowden Spratt Law Firm, PC / Shearon & Taylor Glover  / Susan & Jack Goger / Bobby Hogg / Horn Foundation / Pisces Foundation / The Virginia & Charles Brewer Family Foundation / Weinberg Family Foundation / Wilmington Trust / Yates Insurance Agency



An Exciting New Venue

Pamela Atkins & Roy Neill
Co-chairs Pamela Atkins & Roy Neill

Host Committee

Flourish Atlanta by Legendary Events
3143 Maple Dr NE

Pamela Atkins
Pam & Jamie Breen
Lili Buffett
Costas Christ
Kiki Goshay
Lynn & Buddy Henry
Nadia Bilchik & Steve Kesler
Karim Marucchi
Tracy & Chris Nolan

Ginair & George McKerrow
Brandie & Brad Park
Michaeline & E Roland
Jennifer Jiunta & Randy Rudderman
Erin Schrode
Laura & Rutherford Seydel
Christina Stevens
Lisa & CJ Young
Carlos Lopez


Ginair & George McKerrow
Brandie & Brad Park
Michaeline & Ed Roland
Jennifer Jiunta & Randy Rudderman
Erin Schrode
Laura & Rutherford Seydel
Christina Stevens
Lisa & CJ Young
Carlos Lopez


PLG Quote

“I’m gonna ask my mom to make this at home!”

“I just want to live in the soil!”

“This garden made me addicted to kale”

“OMG! We can grow grocery store food!”

Student Quotes From Project Learning Garden Schools

“Besides teaching them how to read, this might be the most important thing we teach them."

Elementary School Principal

PLG Quote

2018 Gatsby & Gardens Recap

A Spectacular Evening of Celebration and Fundraising!