EWG Eats Third Annual Gala
Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square

Join us for EWG EATS: Environmental Working Group’s Third Annual Washington, DC Gala— an event focused on EWG's achievements in shaping environmental policy, protecting consumers against toxic exposures, and providing the information needed to protect you and your family's health.

Inaugural EWG Courage Award Presented to Senator Barbara Boxer
Keynote Speaker - Kris Carr
Musical Performance - Harper Simon

Held at the historic Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, this prestigious event will provide guests with the tools to take action, and leave them feeling empowered. Our voices are louder together, allowing attendees, those that care deeply about healthy living, and creating a healthier and safer environment for our families, to gather and make change. The evening will feature extraordinary speakers, delicious seasonal food, drinks, desserts, and EWG’s signature gift bags containing healthy, non-toxic goodies from our friends and partners.

Event times

Democratic Leader Harry Reid

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Leader

The Honorable Dianne Feinstein (CA)
The Honorable Patty Murray (WA)
The Honorable Sheldon Whitehouse (RI)
The Honorable Jeanne Shaheen (NH)
The Honorable Kirsten Gillibrand (NY)
The Honorable Richard Blumenthal (CT)
The Honorable Chris Murphy (CT)
The Honorable Edward J. Markey (MA)

The Honorable Rosa DeLauro (CT-3)
The Honorable Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18)
The Honorable Sam Farr (CA-20)
The Honorable Loretta Sanchez (CA-46)
The Honorable Barbara Lee (CA-13)
The Honorable Mike Thompson (CA-5)
The Honorable Doris Matsui (CA-6)
The Honorable Steve Cohen (TN-9)
The Honorable Jackie Speier (CA-14)
The Honorable Chellie Pingree (ME-1)
The Honorable Jared Polis (CO-2)

Nora MacCoby Hathaway & Elise Museles

Roshanak Ameli-Tehrani
Ami Aronson
Nancy Bagley
Nicole Boxer
Leslie Cockburn
Rob Fetherstonhaugh
Christine Gardner
Mark Hyman MD
Karin Johnson
Alexis Denny Kaufmann
Sharapat & Eric Kessler
Jennifer Knoll
Ashley Koff RD
Ann Luskey
Scott Nash
Drummond Pike
Kathy Pugh
Skye Raiser
Kristy S. Rodriguez
Sarah Schain
Joanne & David Schneider
Heather White
Brian Wolff

A Bond Event
American Association for Justice
Blenheim Vineyards
Blue Circle
Bonterra Organic Vineyards
Inside Recordings
Jefferson Vineyards
Mom Made Foods
MOM’S Organic Market
National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA)
Plastic Pollution Coalition
Sakara Life
Stinson Vineyards
TTR | Sotheby's International Realty


Exclusive Media Sponsor
Washington Life Magazine


* As of November 16, 2015

The Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square combines simple elegance and modern amenities to create a versatile space perfect for any event. Located across the street from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, this historic landmark has awe-inspiring architecture, spacious rooms, a 150-seat theater and a grand exterior plaza.

Dedicated in 1903 by President Theodore Roosevelt and Andrew Carnegie, the Carnegie Library is an integral part of the two-hundred-year history of Mt. Vernon Square and continues to serve Washingtonians and visitors alike.

As a special event venue, the Carnegie Library showcases its versatility by hosting galas, weddings, receptions, holiday parties and press events. The Library is comprised of nine ornate rooms - including the L'Enfant Map Room, which features an illuminated floor map of Washington, DC. The Carnegie Library also serves as home to the notable Kiplinger Library.

Experience one of the city's most unique venues, and create an unforgettable event at the Carnegie Library. 

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