Sustain Charlotte Seeking Nominations for 2014
Community Sustainability Awards + Earth Day Celebration
CHARLOTTE, NC – Sustain Charlotte is seeking nominations for their Third Annual Community Sustainability Awards + Earth Day Celebration. During the event, local organizations and individuals will be recognized for their efforts to help realize Charlotte 2030: A Sustainable Vision for Our Region.
The event will take place on April 22, 2014 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the UNC Charlotte Center City Building at 320 E. 9th Street in uptown Charlotte.
Nominations can be made before March 17. Awards will be presented to local organizations in the following nine categories: Air Quality, Land Use, Sustainable Economy, Energy, Food, Waste Reduction, Social Equity, Transportation, and Water. Nonprofits, including neighborhood organizations, academic institutions/schools, businesses, and government agencies are all welcome to apply. In addition, awards will be presented to individuals in the following two categories: Outstanding Overall Leader and Outstanding Educator.
The awards presentation will be preceded by a reception for the nominees. Tickets purchased before April 14 will be available at a reduced rate of $55. An appetizer reception and two drinks are included with ticket purchase.
For more information on the event, including sponsorship opportunities and the nomination form, visit the event website at www.sustaincharlotte.org/events or contact Sustain Charlotte by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT SUSTAIN CHARLOTTE
Sustain Charlotte is a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to educating, engaging and uniting citizens to solve Charlotte’s sustainability challenges. We inspire choices that lead to a healthier and more vibrant community for generations to come.