Green Gala

Green Gala 2018

The Green Gala is more than just a celebration of our successes spanning almost 50 years, the Green Gala is also an opportunity to continue building toward a greener future together.  Join us on November 17th at COSI for the premiere environmental-conservation event in Ohio.

Evening Schedule

6 pm to 7:30 pm  Cocktail Hour      

Silent Auction
Bid on pieces from local artists, outdoor equipment, and tickets to some of Ohio’s premier events.

Live Music
Listen to Ohio jazz ensemble the Liz Wooley Trio.

Have a Drink
Enjoy our open bar and try the exclusive Green Gala cocktail.

7:30 pm to 9 pm  Dinner    

Tonight’s host is Dan Mushalko, from WCBE 90.5.

Award Ceremony
Honor our 2018 Environmental Acievement Award winners.
     Introducing Nancy Stranahan is Jean Farkas

Live Performance
Hear renowned poet Barbara Fant.

Raise the Paddle
Participate in the Annual Fundraiser featuring a production by Ebright Video Production.

Grand Drawing
At 8:45 pm we will announce our raffle winner. You do not have to be present if you pre-register at

A special thank you to our sponsors

Apex Clean Energy Holdings, LLC
Avangrid Renewables
Pete Precario & Cheri Brown
Budget Dumpster
Alvin and Mary Compaan
Columbus Metropolitan Club
DNO Produce, Inc., Tony DiNovo
EarthShare Ohio
Environmental Law & Policy Center
Kristy Etling
Frito Lay, Inc.
Babette Gorman
Peter & Joanne Griesinger
Bill & Lynn Ondrey Gruber
Vince Hand & Ann Hagerman
Judi Moseley & Steve Harper
Andrea Jones
Paul and Jane King
Jill Kingsley
Calvin & Ilene Kunin
Lake Erie Energy Development Co.
MAD Scientist Associates, LLC.
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Beth Crane and Richard McKee
Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
Newhouse, Prophater, Kolman & Hogan, LLC
Graham & Sharon Mitchell
The Nature Conservancy in Ohio
Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association
Ohio River Foundation
Paul Bingle and Linda Paul
Nick & Roxanne Popovich
Brewster Rhoads
Richard & Jan Segal
Eileen & Ronald Shanbrom
Rich and Kathy Shank
Willie Katzin and Katie Solender
Wendy Stewart
Jamie & Liz Taylor
Andrew Watterson
Western Reserve Land Conservancy