The Cast - GBF Young Professionals
The Cast, an affiliate of the Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF), is a membership-based young professionals group helping to fulfill GBF’s mission to preserve, protect, and enhance Galveston Bay. Through membership in The Cast, young professionals raise awareness of the importance of the Bay and become leaders in our conservation community. The Cast members participate in wildlife workdays, attend the Guardian of the Bay Luncheon, and enjoy social+service events planned just for The Cast.
The Cast membership benefits:
Celebrate the Bay, network, and learn
during regular Cast-only social + service activities
Keep up to date with invites to
GBF’s quarterly and annual membership meetings
Serve on the GBF Advisory Council
Apply to serve on the Advisory Council
and provide leadership to the organization
Participate in community-based volunteer events
like GBF’s nationally-recognized Marsh Mania and Trash Bash
Receive one-of-a-kind Cast Apparel
New members receive a Cast t-shirt!
Plan future social + service activities, fundraisers, etc
by being part of The Cast Leadership Committee
Ride in Bike Around the Bay sponsored by Shell
with other young professionals as part of The Cast team.
The Cast membership dues:
Individual - $50/year
Couple - $90/year
+ optional registration and tickets for Bike Around the Bay and the Guardian of the Bay Awards Luncheon
To join The Cast, visit GBF’s general donation page. Select your donation amount of $50 or $90 and include “The Cast” in the comments box. To pay by check, please complete this membership form and mail to: Galveston Bay Foundation, Attn: Michelle Vryn, 17330 Highway 3, Webster, TX 77598.
Then, join our Facebook group to stay connected, share photos, and learn about upcoming events!
If you have questions about benefits, dues, or becoming a member, contact Michelle at 281-332-3381 or email@example.com.
Calendar of Events
The Cast Tree Planting
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Join The Cast, Galveston Bay Foundation’s young professionals group, for a day of service as we improve a newly acquired conservation easement by planting trees along Turtle Bayou.
When: Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 am - 12:30 pm
Where: Turtle Bayou conservation easement in Chambers Cty.
*lunch will be provided. Please wear closed-toe shoes and bring a change of clothes in case you get a little muddy!
For more info, contact Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org
Trees for the planting are being provided courtesy of Apache Corporation
Is your restaurant, wine bar, pub, or organization looking to host young professionals?
The Cast events are made possible through the generous support of local venues and organizations. If you are interested in hosting a happy hour or other event for The Cast in partnership with GBF, please contact Michelle at email@example.com. In exchange for in-kind space, food, and supply donations, GBF recognizes sponsors on event e-vites, The Cast webpage, and through The Cast’s Facebook page.
GBF thanks Ragin Cajun, Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar and J. Blacks Feel Good Kitchen & Lounge for hosting recent Cast happy hours.
Pictures from Recent Events
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Kick-off Happy Hour at the Ragin Cajun. Enjoy pictures on our Facebook page.