Celebrating Pioneers Who Are Creating Green Jobs


Don’t miss your opportunity to be recognized as a leader in creating good green jobs! Private for-profit companies located in the U.S. with at least ten employees and $500,000 in annual revenue in the last year are eligible for the 2011 Green Jobs Award.  Applications are due by June 15 and can be downloaded online at www.greenjobsaward.org/apply.


2010 Winner Spotlight: Alvarado Street Bakery

Pioneer Winner

We were proud to celebrate Alvarado Street Bakery as one of our green job creators last November. This company, headquartered in Petaluma, CA, is a worker owned cooperative founded in 1978 which is committed to using whole grain and organic ingredients.  The bakery has 118 worker owners who are able to review all financial documents and participate fully in decision-making, as well as engaging in training programs to enhance their skills and development.

If you are a pioneer company who has been using green strategies and employee engagement strategies since inception, apply by June 15 for the 2011 Green Jobs Award!