The Earth Month 2012 GOODIE Awards

The Earth Month 2012 GOODIE Awards

In honour of Earth Month 2012, Branding for Good has nominated 9 businesses in Ontario Canada for the very first GOODIE Awards. We hosted an installation exhibit to raise awareness of all the good these companies are doing for their communities and for themselves. Get the word out and vote for your favourite story.

See Nomination page for an overview of all 9 businesses - vote for all the stories you like!! The business with the most votes wins a CSR writing package worth $2,000.

The nominations are managed on the GOODIE Awards platform - an online platform that helps promote positive CSR within corporate communities. Companies can host their own nomination platform and create authentic network opportunities by celebrating the good initiatives of other companies.

GOODIE Awards is perfect for…

  • Organizations expanding and developing a positive brand reputation in new territories
  • Internal awareness campaign for a company’s many philanthropic initiatives
  • Multinational divisions competing for matching funds for their local initiatives
  • Networking organizations (BIA’s, Chambers of Commerce) looking for a fun way to engage membership
  • Any governmental body looking to showcase local companies doing good work in the areas of leadership, environmental stewardship and community involvement
  • Any College or University business school looking for a fun way to engage their alumni

Content from this campaign

Seed Messaging: Save Paper. Save Trees. Save the Planet
With the use of 100% Eco-Friendly tree free paper made of stone, Seed Messaging grows results for its client’s campaigns while making a difference for the future of our planet. Their seed sticks are biodegradable plant tags, made from mineral rock paper which have the look of paper but is not made from wood pulp.  ...
May 25, 2012 7:00 PM ET
Studio PH Collects Hair to Clean up Oil Spills
One local salon is making a difference by adopting an environmentally conscious attitude to running their business.   Tom Omerod, owner of Studio PH in Downtown Oakville said, “I have recognized the abuse my industry has done; the damages we have done to this planet.”  With the help of Green Circle Salons, Sudio PH has now dedicated seven years into being...
May 25, 2012 4:00 PM ET
CAA Bike Assist
The Canadian Automobile Association is known among motorists for their roadside assistance for motor vehicles with services such as tire changes and vehicle towing.  Launched in May of 2010, their Bike Assist program will now offer similar services to their members who need help on their bikes. As people are making a shift towards a greener lifestyle with more and...
May 25, 2012 1:00 PM ET
Buy Some Coffee, Plant Some Trees with Reunion Island Coffee
Reunion Island Coffee plants 2 trees for every pound of coffee sold on its website. This Canadian company has such a large number of sustainability programs and initiatives that they use the umbrella term “Reach” to encompass them all.  As a specialty coffee roaster they know that sustainable coffee farming is critical to their success and so they have developed a strong working...
May 25, 2012 10:00 AM ET
Q Water: Rethink Fresh
Still or Sparkling, Q Water takes a local approach to water. Their unique four stage filtration system uses a municipal water source. In addition to protecting the environment they provide a high quality alternative to the international still and sparkling bottled water choices made available to consumers today. A running count on their website shows over 10,513,927 decanters filled and...
May 24, 2012 7:00 PM ET