Sustain Charlotte Awards

Sustain Charlotte Awards

2024 Sustain Charlotte Awards banner

Each year, we highlight the achievements of local sustainability leaders and the issues that shape the sustainability of our region. The memorable evening includes dinner, an awards presentation, and uplifting stories that will leave you inspired. Over the past decade, Sustain Charlotte has lifted up and honored more than 600 organizations and individuals who are moving our region toward sustainability.

We hosted our 12th annual Sustain Charlotte Awards presented by Honeywell on Wednesday, April 24, 2024.


Congratulations to the 2024 Sustain Charlotte Award winners!

  • Inspiring Individual: Elaine Powell
  • Inspiring Building Project: NOVEL University Place by Crescent Communities
  • Inspiring Small Business: Mindful & Good
  • Inspiring Large Business: Stantec
  • Inspiring Government Agency: Long Range Planning Division of the Charlotte Planning, Design and Development Department 
  • Inspiring Nonprofit: Queens University of Charlotte
  • Inspiring Young Leader: Shruti Agrawal
  • Recycling Excellence: PNC Music Pavilion

Click here to learn about each of them!


This year, we recognized nominees in eight categories:

  • Small Business
  • Nonprofit
  • Large Business ($3M+)
  • Individual
  • Government Agency
  • Building Project
  • Young Sustainability Leader (21 and under)
  • Recycling Excellence (presented by Mecklenburg County Solid Waste)

We are pleased to introduce this year's nominees. Click here to learn about each of them!

2025 Sustain Charlotte Awards Tickets

Tickets for the 2025 Sustain Charlotte Awards will be available beginning in January 2025. This celebration will be held on April 28, from 6-9 p.m. at The Revelry at Camp North End, and will include drinks, dinner, dessert and networking opportunities, as well as a program featuring inspiring stories and celebration of this year’s winners.

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors

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