Earth Day Awards Nomination Form

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful invites nominations from the community for recognition awards to be presented this year at the:

Earth Day Awards Banquet

Thursday, April 11, 2019

5:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Radisson Hotel and Conference Center

AWARDS NOMINATIONS – DEADLINE – MARCH 15TH

Click Here to Download Nomination Form

 

Previous Winners:

Environmental Steward of the Year Award
Joel Mayer – 2018
Specialty Screw Corporation – 2014

Outstanding Corporate Friend of the Environment
Specialty Screw Corporation – 2018
Treasures Galore – 2017
Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen, P.C. Rockford – 2016
Green Team of United Technologies Aerospace Systems – 2015
Chrysler Belvidere Assembly Plant – 2012
JL Clark – 2011
Anderson Packaging, Inc. – 2010
Forest City Gear – 2009
Rockford Park District – 2008

Outstanding Organizational Friend of the Environment
Nature at The Confluence – 2018

Outstanding Friend of the Environment
Paula Weisserth – 2018
Gary Hoover – 2017
“Hoo” Haven Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center – 2015
Mike Rhines, Prairie Hill School District Teacher – 2012
Jack L. Armstrong, Rockford Park District Commissioner – 2011
Joseph Haverly, Associate Professor, Rock Valley College – 2010
Jackie Plaetzer, Harlem Middle School Teacher – 2009
Jan Lindenmier, Community Volunteer – 2008

Hutchcroft Environmental Youth Award
Cub Scout Pack 43 – 2018
Lincoln Middle School 8th Grade Rotary Academy – 2017
Max Freund Of Kirkland, home-schooled – 2016
Alpha Helix Club, Rockford University – 2015
Claire Mesa – 2014
Erik Dingus – 2012
Roots and Wings Youth Leaders – 2011
Sarah Gessner – 2010
East High School Key Club – 2009
The Learning Lab Recycling Group of Harlem Middle School – 2008

Environmental Excellence Award
City of Rockford – 2013
Rockford Chamber of Commerce – 2013
Winnebago County – 2013

Environmental Leadership Award
Lori Gummow – 2013

Community Sustainability Award
Nicholas Conservatory, Rockford Park District – 2012