The Maine Sunday Telegram presents the 2017 Source Sustainability Awards – a celebration honoring the people, nonprofits and businesses connecting Maine to its roots and making the state a healthier place to live. Awardees include Alfred Padula, Jackie Lipsky, The Sunrise Guide, Manomet U360, Dental Lace, Glenn Taylor, AMC & The Maine Woods Initiative, Elizabeth Napolitano, Slade Emery, and Margaret Mitchell.
The Source Sustainability Awards: April 5, 2017 at Pineland Farms.
Greeters and PPH Staff Members Molly Adams and Caseylin Darcy.
Portland Press Herald Staff dressed all in threads from Goodwill: Courtney Spencer, Jean Berg Keyes, Jay Beedle, Lisa DeSisto, Cliff Schechtman, Amy Steenstra, Mary Pols, Mark Straffin, Allison McCann, and Kate Simmons.
Jayne, Gen and Heather Chandler (Pollinator Award Winner) with Hannah Wolker, Norman Patry, and Daniel Stevenson.
Emily Eschner, with Meg Mitchell (Russell Libby Scholarship Winner) and Ryan Mitchell.
Glenn Taylor (Scion Winner) with Dawn Taylor.
Shaun and Cheryll McKinnon, Jim Morra, Jodi Breau (Newcomer Winner), Emily Brackett, and Alan Shaver.
Danielle Sarmir, Lora Winslow (Teacher Award Winner) with Ethel Wilkerson.
Jenna Pfueller of Goodwill and Chelsea Conaboy, Features editor for PPH.
Justin Burkhardt of Harvard Pilgrim, Jeff Marks of E2 Tech, and Adam Lee of Lee Auto.
Food from the evening.
The Award ceremony begins.
Adam Lee addresses the crowd.
Adam Lee presents the Russell Libby Scholarship award to Slade Emery.
Margaret Mitchell awaits her MOFGA Journeyperson Russell Libby Scholarship Award.
Artisan bowls from an old maple tree were the beautiful prizes for each awardee.
Heather Chandler accepts the Pollinator award from Chelsea Conaboy.
Cliff Schechtman of the Portland Press Herald.
Lora Winslow accepts the Teacher Award for Manomet U360.
Jodi Breau accepts the Newcomer Award for Dental Lace.
Crowd at the Source Awards.
Alfred Padula accepts the Elder Award.
Jackie Lipsky accepts the Good Neighbor Award.
Glenn Taylor accepts the Scion Award.
Mary Pols of the Portland Press Herald introduces the Cultivator Award.
Dan Rinard accepts the Cultivator Award for the Appalachian Mountain Club.
Karen Voci presents the Harvard Pilgrim Healthy Food Champion Award to Linzee Weld for No Small Potatoes.
Lisa DeSisto closes out the night.
The Source Awards 2017.
The winners of the 2017 Source Sustainability Awards.