Green Festival Exhibitors
Exhibitors are companies that have have passed the Green America screening process for leadership in social and environmental responsibility and have earned the Green America Seal of Approval for their commitment. Focused on business as a tool for positive change, these values-driven, green business leaders are committed to sustainable practices. To learn more about the screening process, click here.
Advocating for nuclear-free, sustainable,democratic energy future
Multicultural Sleepaway Summer Camp for Girls-Only and Boys-Only
Green Youth Farm & Windy City Harvest programs
Engaging people worldwide in scientific field research, education
Holistic health products,tools,reflexology therapy, yoga kaftans
Social and environmental solutions inspired by nature
The Illinois Green Governments Coordinating Council works with state agencies, local governments, and educational institutions to reduce pollution, promote conservation, and improve the sustainability of their operations and policies. Representatives from 14 Illinois state agencies serve on the Council, which was established under Illinois law.
Global harmony through inclusiveness and inner-transformation.
Free energy efficiency programs to IL students in grades K-12
Dedicated to preventing cruelty to farm animals
Mercy For Animals is a national non-profit animal protection organization dedicated to preventing cruelty to farmed animals and promoting compassionate food choices and policies. MFA is a voice for animals through humane education, proactive advertising campaigns, undercover investigations, and grassroots activism.
Fast Frequent and Dependable Trains Linking Midwest
Promoting culture, philosophy, volunteerism worldwide.
Creating lasting solutions to poverty and injustice
Oxfam America is an international relief and development organization that creates lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and injustice. Together with individuals and local groups in more than 90 countries, Oxfam saves lives, helps people overcome poverty, and fights for social justice.
The world's largest animal rights organization
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) works to make the world a greener place for all its inhabitants by promoting a sustainable, eco-friendly vegan lifestyle. PETAs efforts also include campaigns to protect animals exploited for entertainment and experimentation, wildlife, and our animal companions. To learn more, visit PETA.org.
Project Onward Featured
Project Onward is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the career development of artists with mental and developmental disabilities. Operating as both a studio and gallery, Project Onward supports the work of visual artists who have exceptional talents but face challenges ranging from autism to mental illness. OUR MISSION: - To provide artists with disabilities the opportunity to create their work in a safe, supportive studio environment, with access to work space, materials, and professional guidance; - To connect artists with disabilities with the arts community and the general public, through the professional exhibition and sale of their work, and through public programs designed to foster audience participation; - To inspire change by using art to promote empathy and reduce the stigma of mental illness and developmental disabilities; to improve the self-image of artists through the social and economic value of their work; and to cultivate new audiences in the art market by increasing awareness of, and demand for, artwork created by people with disabilities.
Social Justice organization founded by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.
Protect the environment, human health, and rural quality of life
Releasing the capacity for positive social change /sustainability
Sustainability advocacy through education and community action
Inspired by nature to envision & nurture a sustainable midwest me...