Green Voices Bay Area Awards
Acknowledging Youth and organizations leading the way in eco awareness, social justice, sustainability and Peace.
Together in Action, we are making a difference!
As part of our mission, in 2011 One World One Voice launched the
Eco-Educational Program inviting schools, students,
teachers and educators to participate by attending Earth Day San Francisco. In addition,
we created Green Voices Bay Area. Earth Day SF community working in different communities nominated those with the most notorious
commitment to daily green practices.
Green Voices Bay Area Awards 2012
THE WINNERS HONORED AT
EARTH DAY SAN FRANCISCO
Woolman Semester School, Nevada City, CA
"Our schools is
an academic semester program for high school juniors, seniors and gap
year students who are passionate about peace, social justice and
sustainability. Woolman is located in the heart of the Sierra Nevada
foothills on 230 acres of orchard, gardens, field and forest."
Poder San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
PODER is a grassroots, environmental justice organization based in San
Francisco’s Mission District. PODER’s mission is to organize with
Mission residents to work on local solutions to issues facing low income
communities and communities of color. PODER believes that the
solutions to community problems depend on the active participation of
all people in decision-making processes. Improvements to our
neighborhood must be made through collective social action to bring
about social, economic and environmental justice.