Earth Day Canada is accepting nominations for its Hometown Hero Awards. Their Director of Communications Keith Teffry says this award is an opportunity to be recognized for the work you’ve done to educate and engage your community on addressing environmental issues and it has three different award categories, the individual award, the group award and the small business award.
The individual winner will receive ten thousand dollars to donate to a local environmental cause of their choice, the group winner ten thousand dollars to support their work and the business winner five thousand dollars to use to make operational changes to lessen their environmental impact and they can use the Earth Day Canada logo and trademark for a year to promote their business.
Information and nomination forms can be found at their website www.earthday.ca. The deadline is March 31st.