Keynote address, Green Awards, free food, and fun!
gala | noun | \ ˈgā-lə , ˈga- , ˈgä- \
: a festive celebration; especially: a public entertainment marking a special occasion
This Green Gala is a fun celebration of sustainability in our community, and is hosted by Clark County at Kiggins Theater in the heart of Downtown Vancouver. At this event, awards are presented and a local leader in sustainability will give a keynote address – all to inspire the community to take action!
Now Accepting Green Award Nominations:
Green Business of the Year (small and large)
Green Apple Award
Winners of the green awards will be announced at the Green Gala. If you know businesses or school employees that are inspirational in the green community, nominate them for these green awards! Other awards to be presented include the Green Neighbor of the Year and the Grand Master Composter awards. Deadline for nominations is November 30, 2017.
Green Gala | February 22, 2018 at Kiggins Theater
This award is presented to one small (25 employees or less) and one large (26 employees or more) Green Business in Clark County. Businesses deserving this award demonstrate sustainability in all of their business practices. They show innovation and creativity to reduce waste, reuse materials, purchase sustainably, conserve water, be energy efficient, and to serve the community. If this sounds like your business or a business you know, nominate them for this prestigious award! Click here to see winners of the 2017 Green Business of the Year awards.
Green Apple Award
This award is presented to an individual that works in schools and educates the next generation to be mindful and to practice sustainability. Teachers, custodians, maintenance staff, cafeteria staff, school administrators, and green team leaders that work with kids to teach sustainability are all eligible for this award. Share with friends and colleagues to nominate educators for this prestigious award! Click here to see the winner of the 2017 Green Apple Award.