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APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 2020 DANIEL SWANTEK AWARD

Greenlane is accepting applications for this year’s Daniel Swantek Award. This award is open to any nonprofit in the Eugene, Springfield and Coburg area that has a sustainability project or effort they wish to have move forward and it comes with a $500 scholarship to the winning agency. The award honors one of Greenlane’s founders. [...]

By |2020-10-30T22:06:26-07:00October 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 2020 DANIEL SWANTEK AWARD

City of Eugene Bold Steps Award: Accepting Applications NOW!

Is your business a sustainability leader? The City of Eugene is accepting applications for the 2021 Mayor's Bold Steps Award! Applications are being accepted through September 29th. Bold Steps Award winners receive marketing support and a professionally produced video celebrating their business #sustainability initiatives. Qualified Eugene area businesses can access applications and find out more about the [...]

By |2020-09-25T10:01:40-07:00September 25th, 2020|Front Page, News|Comments Off on City of Eugene Bold Steps Award: Accepting Applications NOW!

Upcoming Event: Wildfires–What Can Businesses Do?

From Joe Moll, Executive Director of McKenzie River Trust: How Can the Business Community Support Wildfire Response Efforts? Join for a Zoom Conversation September 15 We’re grateful to the many business leaders who’ve reached out and offered support as we respond to the devastating wildfires affecting our community. To provide you with updates, answer your questions, [...]

By |2020-09-12T13:44:35-07:00September 12th, 2020|Front Page, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Upcoming Event: Wildfires–What Can Businesses Do?

MECCA awarded DEQ grant to expand free supplies for teachers and students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: It is with the greatest excitement and honor to announce that MECCA has been selected to receive an important grant from Oregon's Department of Environmental Quality. Funds from this grant will allow us to grow our Teacher Resource Center, a program which provides free art supplies to educators and non-profits. We will [...]

By |2020-01-23T12:59:22-08:00January 22nd, 2020|Front Page, News|Comments Off on MECCA awarded DEQ grant to expand free supplies for teachers and students

Congratulations to Yogi Tea, Eugene’s 2020 Bold Steps Award Winner!

Each year, the City presents the Bold Steps Award to a Eugene-based business that operates with a triple bottom line approach.  Finalists are judged on how they support their employees and their sustainability initiatives, in addition to their economic success. Yogi Tea, a local tea manufacturing and distribution company, was named the 2020 Bold Steps Award winner during Mayor Lucy Vinis’ [...]

By |2020-01-27T21:57:30-08:00January 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to Yogi Tea, Eugene’s 2020 Bold Steps Award Winner!

GreenLane By-Laws 2019 Updates

Please click HERE to review the latest updates on the GreenLane By-Laws.  These updates will be voted on for approving final changes at the October GreenLane networking luncheon.  If you have any questions or comments about the By-Laws updates, there will be a 30-day commenting period between August 27th and September 26th--to comment, please email [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:04:01-07:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on GreenLane By-Laws 2019 Updates

NOTICE: No July GreenLane Luncheon

GreenLane will be taking the month of July off--there will be no networking meeting.  Please join us on Wednesday, August 7th for a sustainability tour of the Lane Community College's downtown facility.  More details coming soon!

By |2019-05-22T09:15:28-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on NOTICE: No July GreenLane Luncheon

Long Tom Watershed Council’s Urban Stormwater Projects Cycle Tour: May 28th

The Long Tom Watershed Council is hosting a tour of three urban stormwater projects in west Eugene all along the Amazon Creek bike path, and yes, attendees can - and are encouraged - to join us by bike! Tour stops will include Mountain Rose Herbs, Essex General Construction, and Gibson Steel Basins. These three local [...]

By |2019-05-22T09:11:55-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Long Tom Watershed Council’s Urban Stormwater Projects Cycle Tour: May 28th

MECCA’s Object Afterlife Art Challenge

Sourced from M.E.C.C.A.'s News Release: We couldn't be more excited to announce and invite you to MECCA's 11th annual Object Afterlife Art Challenge! This is our favorite community arts event which constantly inspires us as we watch unwanted materials become incredible works of art. Object Afterlife connects scrap and fine art while encouraging the reuse [...]

By |2019-02-20T16:04:29-08:00February 20th, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on MECCA’s Object Afterlife Art Challenge

Congratulations to Hummingbird Wholesale, 2019 Bold Steps Award Winner!

Congratulations Hummingbird Wholesale on being named the 2019 Bold Steps Award winner! In addition to their ongoing commitment to providing a wide array of organic foods, comprehensive employee benefits and thought leadership in the food industry, Hummingbird stood out because of their work to make the new Mahonia Building a very sustainable structure, complete with straw bale [...]

By |2019-01-15T10:17:27-08:00January 15th, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Congratulations to Hummingbird Wholesale, 2019 Bold Steps Award Winner!
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