Green Up Vermont Poster and Writing Contests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 2, 2018

Contact Person: Melanie Phelps, Green Up Vermont, 802-229-4586, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Green Up Vermont Annual Student Contests for Writing and Poster Design

Any student K-12 may submit one entry each for Green Up Vermont’s annual contests for poster design and for writing. Entries for the poster design contest must be received by January 31st. One poster design is selected as the official Green Up Day poster, promoting Green Up Day, the first Saturday in May, which will be May 5th, 2018. Poster entries should be 11x14 inches, created by hand, without the aid of computers, and must include the words “Green Up Vermont.” Writing entries should be a poem or essay of no more than 200 words about Green Up Day and why it is important. Writing entries must be received by March 1st. The overall winner in each contest receives $250.

All rights for use and reproduction belong to Green Up Vermont. Entries will not be returned. All poster and writing entries must include the following information, on the back upper right hand corner: student name, grade, county, home address; parent/guardian name and phone; school name (if it is a classroom project), address, phone and teacher. Entries do not have to be part of classroom project and can be entered individually. All entries should be mailed to Green Up Vermont, P.O. Box 1191, Montpelier, VT 05601-1191, or delivered to the Green Up Vermont office at 14-16 Baldwin Street by January 31st. For questions, call 802-229-4586 or 1-800-974-3259 or visit the Contests page at greenupvermont.org for more information.


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Green Up Vermont is a nonprofit organization with 501(c) (3) status. Green Up’s mission is to promote the stewardship of our state’s natural landscape and waterways and the livability of our communities by involving people in Green Up Day and raising public awareness about the benefits of a litter-free environment. Each year, the LRSWMD pays the contribution to Green Up for our twelve member towns. Find your local Green Up Coordinator below to get involved in your community!

TOWN COORDINATOR EMAIL PHONE
Belvidere

Thad Tallman

644-8236
Cambridge Justin Marsh  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Craftsbury Shelia LaPoint  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  586-2856 
Eden Anita Willey-Gagner  635-2735 
Elmore Warren & Kathy Miller  888-2296 
Hyde Park  Ron Rodjenski This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   888-2300 ext 2
Johnson  Jen Stefanski This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  635-7568 
Morristown Ron Stancliff - Conservation  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  888-3661 
Stowe Tom Jackman -  Conservation   253-2705
Waterville Bob Wright  644-5330 
Wolcott Richard Lee  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   888-4064
Worcester  Colleen Kutin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   229-0173