In 2016 we celebrated the opening of our new Banovich Art Center and bring awareness to conservation through our Banovich Wildscapes Foundation (BWF) 2016 BEAST BENEFIT, VIP DONOR RECEPTION & FAMILY NIGHT WITH JACK HANNA at the Banovich Art Center was held on Friday, July 1st. Animal expert, television personality, author and conservationist, Jack Hanna was in Paradise Valley to entertain and delight attendees with an animal presentation. Over 25 specials of animals, representing all the different biomes found in the animal kingdom converged under one roof for one night!!!!! Donor Tickets gained early access to the exclusive pre-show reception. CLICK TO VIEW EVENT
With the generousity of our sponsors, donors and over 300 attendees from across the country the Banovich Wildscapes Foundation raised over $70,000 towards international conservation and research efforts, making the BEAST BENEFIT 2016 an overwhelming success.