The Clark County Green Awards is an annual celebration of our community's best environmental champions. Awards are given to recognize outstanding sustainability work being done by individuals, organizations and businesses in Clark County. This event is a FREE fun evening of environmental inspiration. The 2022 Clark County Green Awards ceremony will be announced soon.

The awards presented are: 

  • Green Apple Award - for an individual involved in school (public or private) sustainability initiatives, projects and programs
  • Green Team Award - School Green Team of the Year is a brand-new category to the Green Awards. This award celebrates the amazing students who participate in their school’s green team and work on environmental projects to create a healthy and sustainable culture around campus.
  • Green Business of the Year - small business, large business, and nonprofit or government agency
  • Green Neighbor of the Year - for an individual resident who goes above and beyond in modeling green living
  • Master Composter Recycler Superstar - for a Master Composter Recycler program volunteer who goes above and beyond to teach others in the community to reduce waste and live sustainably, selected by previous winners of the award

2022 Green Apple Award Winner

This award is presented to an individual that works in schools and inspires students to learn about the environment and to practice sustainability at school and at home. 

The 2022 Clark County Green Apple Award is presented to Alexandra Yost for her dedication to developing sustainability initiatives at Washougal High School. Alexandraa and Washougal High School are a great example of how students, teachers, and administrators can work together to accomplish lofty goals!

 

2022 Green Team Award Winner

School Green Team of the Year is a brand-new category to the Green Awards. This award celebrates the amazing students who participate in their school's green team and work on environmental projects to create a healthy and sustainable culture around campus.

The 2022 Clark County Green Team of the Year Award winner is the Hockinson Heights Elementary School Green Team. THis school has set an excellent example of how a Green Team can not only have lots of fun, but also can succeed at teaching students about sustainability.