Growing to Green Awards

The Growing to Green Awards, given annually at a potluck dinner, honor the dedication and hard work of many central Ohio communities and individuals while furthering Growing to Green’s objective of promoting participation in city beautification and community gardening.

2015 Growing to Green Awards & Harvest Celebration 

On the evening of September 10, 2015, more than 200 community gardeners and local business and civic leaders gathered on the Conservatory’s ScottsMiracle-Gro Community Garden Campus for the 14th annual Growing to Green Awards. A potluck dinner and harvest celebration honored the hard work of community gardeners throughout central Ohio. 

Award Winners: 

Neighborhood Improvement Project of the Year
Our Community Garden One

Education Garden of the Year
St. Stephen's Community House Project AquaStar
Paul B. Redman Youth Leadership Award
Quevon Silas, Clarfield Urban Farm
Sustainability Award
Red Roots Community Garden
Community Gardener of the Year
Eric Gates, The Miracle Garden
Community Garden of the Year
The Charles Madison Nabrit Memorial Garden
Boyd W. Bowden, D.O. Garden Impact Award 
Kimball Farms Community Garden