The Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Discovery Awards Gala and Fundraiser will bring together thought leaders, policymakers, philanthropists and others to celebrate the winners, all of whom have deep roots in West Tennessee. The 2020 Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Discovery Award winners are:
Kevin Coby, Annapolis Junction, MD
Carl and Alice Kirkland, Jackson, Tenn.
Jon and Jaimie Robinson, Nashville, Tenn.
Stephen Vaden, Washington, D.C.
The inaugural gala and fundraiser will be held on Sat., March 7, 2020 with cocktails at 6 p.m. and an awards dinner at 7:15 p.m. Hosted by Badgett Playhouse Director Bill Minihan, the elegant event will feature a silent auction, live auction and live entertainment.
Purchase your tickets to the dinner online.
Interested in being a sponsor? We have several ways you can contribute to this inaugural evening. Click here and scroll to explore the different options.
The mission of Discovery Park of America is to inspire children and adults to see beyond. Discovery Park of America is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations including its founder, the Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Foundation.