Register now for the 19th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner
The dinner will be held May 6th at the Kent American Legion
1945 Mogadore Road from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The 2017 Award winners are:
Dennis Taylor—Environmental Education Education with Passion
Larry & Becky Thomas—Environmental Activism
Faithful Leadership of our Trail Walkers
Bob Downing—Environmental Advocacy Promoting Local Parks and Nature
Child Development Center at Kent State University—Stewardship Stewarding Future Environmentalists
Matt Herbruck/Birdsong Farm—Green Business Sustainable, Organic Farming
DS Architecture—Green Building/Development Innovative Architecture and Community Service
Steve Zabor—Lifetime Achievement Enriching the Community through Leadership and Service
Honor Roll for Land Conservation Gressard Family Trust—Streetsboro
Don’t forget to nominate your favorite Portage County Environmental Champion!
Choose from the following categories : Environmental Education, Green Business, Green Building/Development, Environmental Activism and Stewardship. If you or a friend or colleague know someone deserving of one of these awards, please complete the Nomination form and submit by this Friday to email@example.com.
Have a great time for a good cause in beautiful Northern Portage County. The Headwaters Adventure Race starts and ends in historic Mantua Village and involves a 2-mile run on the Headwaters Trail past a State nature preserve, a 10-mile pedal past scenic landscapes and preserved farmlands, and a 5-mile paddle on the lovely Upper Cuyahoga State Scenic River.
Portage Park District Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Awards Dinner
The 19th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will take place Saturday May 6th and will feature a reception with live music, hors d’oeuvres featuring local foods, a silent auction, a buffet dinner and more.
The dinner steering committee is seeking nominations for potential awardees to be honored at the event. Nominations for this year’s awards will be considered based on their contributions to Portage County’s environment through education, green business, green building/development, stewardship or environmental activism.
Nominations should include the nominee’s name and contact information along with a paragraph describing their contribution to Portage County’s environmental conservation.
Visit the Dinner page to download Nomination forms, Sponsorship forms and Silent Auction Donation forms
2017 Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner
Send nominations by March 17th to:
Portage Park District Foundation
705 Oakwood St. Suite G-4
Ravenna, OH 44266
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fundraising proceeds will benefit the Portage Park District Foundation’s mission to support our local parks and green spaces.
The dinner will be held May 6th at the Kent American Legion, 1945 Mogadore Road from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Call the Portage Park District Foundation at (330) 678-9127 for more information.