Green Festival Sponsors
Washington D.C. 2014
Sponsors are companies who are leaders in environmental, sustainable and social responsibility. These companies focus on business as a tool for positive change and are committed to sustainable practices.
Women’s Online Media and Education Network (W.O.M.E.N.) aspires to give all people a much larger voice. W.O.M.E.N. publishes WomensRadio.com, a rich content site; WomensCalendar.org, and the current state-of-the-art, personal, green-friendly audio/video streaming tool, www.AudioAcrobat.com , www.WomensRadio.com
Daiya products (pronounced "day-ah") are a dairy-free dream come true – extraordinary cheese alternatives that deliver the bold flavor, stretch and texture of cheese without compromise. Daiya products - Shreds, Blocks, Slices, Cream Cheese Style Spreads and Pizzas - are free of three of the most common allergens: dairy (casein, whey and lactose), soy and gluten. Our products are 100% plant based, GMO-free, contain no artificial ingredients or preservatives and 0mg of cholesterol.
The DowntownDC Business Improvement District (BID) is a private non-profit organization that provides capital improvements, resources and research to help diversify the economy and enhance the Downtown experience for all. This special district, where property owners have agreed to tax themselves to fund services, encompasses a 138-block area of approximately 520 buildings from Massachusetts Avenue on the north to Constitution Avenue on the south, and from Louisiana Avenue on the east to 16th Street on the west. As a catalyst, facilitator and thought leader, the DowntownDC BID promotes public/private partnerships to create a remarkable urban environment. For more information, visit www.DowntownDC.org or follow on Twitter @downtowndcbid.>>
A Vinyasa (flow) inspired loft located in Adams Morgan that serves as an urban refuge to celebrate life, love and soul freedom through the practice of yoga and community. This modern-yogi haven created by Faith Hunter is a place to have fun in the practice while connecting to the divine love in your heart. We offer embrace flow yoga classes (beginner - level 3), community yoga classes guided by blossoming instructors, restorative yoga, and meditation.
Building on more than a decade of experience with hybrid technologies, Ford Motor Company is creating the future of the electrified vehicle. Ford offers a range of electrified vehicles to reduce CO2 emissions, deliver leading fuel economy and meet diverse transportation needs. You can experience the vehicles first hand by taking a drive in a Ford vehicle with all-electric, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and EcoBoost technology at the Ford Go Further display at Green Festival.
FRESHFARM Markets is a non-profit organization whose mission is to build and strengthen the local, sustainable food movement in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. We do this by operating producer-only farmers markets that provide vital economic opportunities for local farmers and artisanal producers, and innovative outreach programs that educate the public about food and related environmental issues
Grassfed Media creates intelligent, engaging content and strategic social media marketing campaigns for companies and organizations that are in the business of making the world a better place. http://grassfedmediadc.com/
Greenopia is the trusted consumer resource for information about how to eat, shop, and live green. Its best-selling printed books and eBooks help consumers find green products and services in their local areas. Greenopia is also the largest green business directory in the US and its popular corporate rating guides have been featured in major media outlets such as BBC, CNN, USA Today, CNBC, and hundreds of others. Check us out at www.greenopia.com.
The Holistic Moms Network™ is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization connecting parents who are interested in holistic health and green living. Through local Chapters across the United States, parents come together in real life and online to share, learn, and build sustainable communities for a healthier and greener future. Come share your passion for holistic living!
Founded in 1987, MOM’s Organic Market has grown to become the Washington-Baltimore region’s premier chain of family owned and operated organic grocery stores. Each location features 100% organic produce and an incredible selection of organic products at everyday low prices. Recognized as a leader among green businesses, MOM's mission is “To Protect and Restore the Environment.
Mother Jones online is your home for smart, fearless journalism.
Natural Awakenings is DC's green and healthy living magazine. We're your guide to a healthier, more balanced life. Our mission is to provide insights and information to improve the quality of life physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. In each issue of Natural Awakenings magazine readers find cutting-edge information on natural health, nutrition, fitness, personal growth, green living, creative expression and the products and services that support a healthy lifestyle."
Natural Solutions: Vibrant Health, Balanced Living is the leading consumer healthy living magazine covering natural lifestyle and beauty, healthy home, integrative therapies, health and supplements.
Natural Zing is a superfoods distributor specializing in premium quality organic raw vegan foods. Founded in 2003, we offer over 1,500 products online and to natural food stores such as plant-based protein powders, chia seeds, gluten-free flours, goji berries, raw cacao, maca, spirulina, nuts, dried fruits, high-end supplements and other whole foods.
50% Off Subscription RatesIT'S A LIFESTYLE. LIVE IT. The mission of Organic Spa Magazine is to show you how to live a more sustainable life -- at home, at work, at play, and at rest. Each issue teaches you how to incorporate spa wisdom into your everyday actions to help you lead a more balanced and mindful life. Our aim is to inspire and educate -- and to bring the spa wisdom home.
Rudi’s Organic Bakery, founded and headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, is the only nationally available brand offering a full line of nutritious and delicious, certified organic breads and baked goods. Rudi’s Organic is committed to baking breads without artificial additives, preservatives or GMOs. Rudi’s Gluten-Free Bakery is a natural extension of the Rudi’s Organic Bakery with an entirely non-GMO product line and clean ingredient list. Products are available nationally at natural foods stores and select mainstream supermarkets. For more information, visit rudisbakery.com.
Ancient skin care remedies, time tested results, all natural care promoting African biodiversity and self empowerment.
The Sierra Club's members and supporters are more than 1.3 million of your friends and neighbors. Inspired by nature, we work together to protect our communities and the planet. The Club is America's oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization. There are over 19,000 Sierra Club members active in the metropolitan Washington area - join their efforts to promote smart energy solutions, save America's wild legacy, and assure safer and healthy communitues for our children.
In just one generation—20 years—the District of Columbia will be the healthiest, greenest, and most livable city in the United States. An international destination for people and investment, the District will be a model of innovative policies and practices that improve quality of life and economic opportunity. We will demonstrate how enhancing our natural and built environments, investing in a diverse clean economy, and reducing disparities among residents can create an educated, equitable and prosperous society.
Team Green World (TGW) brings our unique style of environmental education to Green Festival DC. We call it “Eco-edutainment!” TGW’s mission is “to provide education through fun & inviting musical messages in environmental issues, science and causes.” Remember how you learned your ABC’s? It was through music! Children of all ages will learn how to “think ecologically” with our interactive puppet production created by Kat Korac, who is also a CGMA Songwriter of the Decade from Nashville. Come meet our puppets Professor “E”, Grady and Lazy Mae and be invited to join in and dance to our high energy “Lean Green Dancing Machine” song with Eco the Butterfly. They will also be entertained with original “eco-friendly” songs by Oscar contending vocalist and TGW President, Donna Britton Bukevicz, along with our 12 year old “Rising Star” Tystan Manahan, Student at Allegro Community School of Arts in Warrenton, VA, from our mentoring program.
The Book Publishing Company is an independent publisher promoting books on healthful and sustainable living. Our list includes books on diets for natural Living.
The Nation, America's oldest weekly magazine, is the country's leading progressive publication, distributed weekly in print and around-the-clock at thenation.com.
The Organic & Non-GMO Report is the only publication focusing on threats posed by genetically modified (GM) foods and the trend toward non-GMO and organic foods. The Organic & Non-GMO Report helps educate consumers about health and environmental risks of GM foods and offers information and resources on non-GMO foods.
For over 30 years, Vegetarian Times has been at the forefront of the healthy living movement, providing delicious recipes, expert wellness information and environmentally sound lifestyle solutions to a wide variety of individuals. Our goal is to remain a trusted resource for our faithful readers and to reach out to the new generation of full time and part time vegetarians who find themselves increasingly drawn to the health conscious, eco friendly, green lifestyle we have always promoted.
The Washington Humane Society has been the area’s leading voice for animals since 1870. As the open-door shelter in DC, we care for over 43,000 animals annually through adoptions, low-cost spay/neuter surgeries and vaccinations, a trap-neuter-return program for community cats, animal cruelty and neglect investigations, Animal Care and Control for the city, lost and found services to reconnect families, volunteer and foster programs, and a Humane Education program
For more than 30 years, Yoga Journal has been helping readers achieve the balance and well being they seek in their everyday lives. With every issue, Yoga Journal strives to inform and empower readers to make lifestyle choices that are healthy for their bodies and minds. We are dedicated to providing in depth, thoughtful editorial on topics such as yoga, food, nutrition, fitness, wellness, travel, and fashion and beauty.