The 11th Annual Centennial Celebration
May 10th, 2018 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
100 North Horticultural Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131

Reception and Silent Auction at 6:00pm
Dinner and Awards program at 7:30pm

At this year’s Centennial Celebration, we are thrilled to honor individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership and support for our beloved park system.

This year’s honorees include:

Corporate Stewardship:

William J. Marrazzo
President & CEO, WHYY

Civic Leadership:

Senator Vincent J. Hughes
7th Senatorial District in Pennsylvania

John K. Binswanger Park Champion:

Alberto Ibargüen
President & CEO, Knight Foundation


Donte Mills, Esq.
Founding Partner, Mills & Edwards, LLP

William C. Rhodes
Partner, Ballard Spahr, LLP


Chris Matthews

Through our unique public/private partnership with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and park stewardship groups throughout the city, the Conservancy works each day to preserve Philadelphia’s green space, promote its cultural heritage, and transform the civic landscape of our city. Your support will directly contribute to our efforts to create and enhance parks that are catalysts for positive change in our city.