Do you know someone that deserves to be recognized for their sustainability efforts? An individual, business, school or coworker????
Then tell us! Please nominate them here! accgov.com/GreenLife
Through peer nominations within the community, the GreenLife Awards recognize sustainability leaders in Athens-Clarke County schools, businesses, community organizations, & government. These awards celebrate individuals, businesses, and organizations that have gone above and beyond in the ways of environmental stewardship, innovative sustainable design, and other community improvements.
The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is asking for nominations in a variety of environmental areas. Please help honor local individuals, schools, and businesses by nominating them for a GreenLife Award!
2021 Awards Nominations Due 3/1/2021
Any individual, business, organization, school or group in Athens-Clarke County is eligible. The winner will be recognized virtually at the GreenLife Awards tentatively scheduled for Earth Day April 22, 2021, co-hosted by Terrapin Beer Company.
About the Virtual Event
Terrapin’s “Tapping into Community” is a Facebook Live series which provides a platform for local members in our community to tell their stories. This virtual happy hour is on Terrapin’s Facebook page. There will also be an outdoors, socially distanced happy hour to celebrate and provide for the pick up of the physical awards.
GreenLife Art, Photography and Poetry Contest
2021 Theme: “Renew, Reinvent, Rejoice”
2021 offers us the opportunity to Renew, Reinvent, and Rejoice. Renew our commitment to the environment; Reinvent ways to live a greener life; Rejoice in our environmental successes. We encourage you to create artwork (painting, drawing, and sculpture), short video (30 seconds – 1 minute), take a photograph or write a poem to demonstrate how you will live a green life in 2021.
Athens-Clarke County K-12 students are encouraged to submit their work. Selections will be made based on grade level and medium category and will receive a prize.
This form must be attached to each entry. Green Life Art Contest Entry Form
All entries are due to the ACC Recycling Division, Green School Program, at 725 Hancock Industrial Way, Athens, GA 30605 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 1, 2021. Winners will be notified in mid-March and will be invited to a virtual Awards Ceremony on April 15, 2021. In addition to being recognized at the ceremony, all winning entries will be displayed in the North Gallery of the Lyndon House Arts Center during the month of April.
For additional information, contact Cecile Riker (email@example.com) or Jackie Sherry (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Hurry! The deadline for nominations and the Kids Art Contest is March 1st!