Tickets now available for the 2012 Sustainability Awards

A limited number of tickets are now available for the 2012 Sustainability Awards on October 18th.  Early registration is encouraged as space is limited and this event will sell out. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased online at

What: The 2012 Sustainability Awards – an event honoring Central Oregon’s sustainability leaders and innovators
When: October 18, 2012 from 5-7 pm
Where: Hosted by The Cascade Culinary Institute at Elevation Restaurant 2555 NW Campus Village Way, Bend, Oregon 97701

Awards will be presented to a business, organization (government agency or nonprofit) and individual who are leading the way to a sustainable future here in Central Oregon.

Determined and persistent change makers—in business, government, nonprofit organizations, and the community—are essential to achieving a sustainable future.  By showcasing their commitment to a healthy environment, a vibrant economy, and an equitable society, we hope to inspire even more sustainable action in Central Oregon.

For more information about nominations or to attend the event, call 541-385-6908 x 11 or visit

About The Environmental Center

The Environmental Center’s mission is to embed sustainability into daily life in Central Oregon.  We translate sustainability into practical action in order to create a healthy future for people and the planet.

Our programs incorporate education and advocacy to advance our vision of a sustainable Central Oregon. They include: zero waste of materials, energy and water; advocating for a regional public transit system; youth education; advocating for and supporting sustainability initiatives by local governments and businesses, and operating a community campus that demonstrates sustainability in action.

Find us on the web at or at our public facility at 16 NW Kansas Avenue in downtown Bend, Oregon.