Nominations needed for 18th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner

The 18th Annual Portage Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will take place Saturday April 30th 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 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.

Environmental Conservation Dinner Nomination & Registration

Send nominations by February 28th to Portage Park District Foundation, 705 Oakwood St. Suite G-4, Ravenna, OH 44266 or email

Fundraising proceeds will benefit the Portage Park District Foundation’s mission to support our local parks and green spaces.

The dinner will be held April 30th at the Kent American Legion, 1945 Mogadore Road from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

For additional information, contact: Portage Park District Foundation, (330) 678-9127