Golden Wheelbarrow Awards

Sustainable Food Edmonton is excited to announce the inaugural Golden Wheelbarrow Awards. We are asking you to nominate your favourite local and sustainable businesses and people in the following 5 categories. Nominations will be open until the end of July; voting on the top nominations in each category will follow. Winners will be announced at Sustainable Food Edmonton's Fall Fair in September.

 
 

Favourite Environmentally Conscious Small Business

  • Must be a business with a local office, with less than 100 employees
  • Must demonstrate an effort to be environmentally conscious
  • The business model may include one or more of the following: not wasteful, uses renewable energy, stocks/sells locally made products focuses on local partnerships, robust recycling, etc.
  • Must be a continued effort

Favourite “Locavore” Restaurant

  • Restaurant within Edmonton city limits that makes an effort to serve food that is grown or produced locally (i.e., 100-mile radius)

FAVOURITE PUBLIC GREEN SPACE

  • Must be a public location within the Edmonton city limits

SUSTAINABILITY CITIZEN of THE yEAR (aDULT)

  • Aged 25 and up
  • A citizen who significantly contributes to, promotes, and/or works to improve sustainability (environmental protection and enhancement) in their community, their city, etc. be it through their day-to-day profession, academic contributions, or through volunteer efforts

Sustainability Citizen of the Year (Youth)

  • Aged 24 and under
  • A citizen who significantly contributes to, promotes, and/or works to improve sustainability (environmental protection and enhancement) in their community, their city, etc. be it through their day-to-day profession, academic contributions, or through volunteer efforts