Green America is a non- profit organization that works to empower people and business to do their part for a sustainable and healthy planet. The organization frequently recognizes individuals and companies for their hard work and Green America is about to award three exceptional businesses for their efforts to go green. The award is the Summer 2014 People & Planet Award and Green America is calling on you, the concerned green citizen, to help decide who is most deserving of this prestigious recognition.
Green America has selected ten finalists to compete for the award. The companies, listed in alphabetical order, are:
- Baby Eco- Trends in Athens, Georgia
- Bambooza in Andrews, South Carolina
- Dhana EcoKids in Mill Valley, California
- Glee Gum in Providence, Rhode Island
- Green Beginning Community Preschool in Los Angeles, California
- Ja Lu in Rosalia, Washington
- Maple Landmark Woodcraft in Middlebury, Vermont
- Naturally Playful in Aloha, Oregon
- Organic Keiki in Kahilua, Hawaii
- Peapods in St. Paul, Minnesota
To learn more about each finalist and its commitment to the planet and its people, click here and then click on each company name for more information.
Green America’s Summer 2014 People & Planet Award is more than just an honorary award. Three companies will take home the top honor and each of the three winners will receive $5,000 to further their work. The finalists are all small businesses and an award in the amount of $5,000 can go very far in spreading their message.
Cast Your Ballot
Green America Summer 2014 People & Planet Award is a great way to honor businesses that operate with ethics and environment in mind. Individuals are asked to vote for as many as three among the ten finalists. The total votes will be tallied and the three companies with the most votes will win.
Click here to cast your vote for the Summer 2014 People & Planet Award
Green America is a non- profit with an important message. Its model is based on economic empowerment and it’s one of only a small number of non- profits that work directly with individuals and businesses to achieve its green- oriented goals. The People & Planet Award is a great way to recognize businesses that have gone above and beyond in making their green practices and policies known. Voting ends on September 2, 2014 at 8 p.m. EDT so be sure to follow the above link and cast your vote for the best green business today!
Copyright 2014, Bryan Carey