We were so honoured to have the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra (ESO) provide a performance of Vivaldi’s “Winter” for the 30th Annual Emerald Awards, it added the perfect calming and reenergizing touch to the ceremony.
If you’d like to see more of the ESO’s performance, visit their YouTube channel!
when you dig up the base of a wildrose,
even the smallest of roots will regrow
the calling card of the boreal forest is tenacious
and we, the children of our ancestor’s children,
answer to the bushes in everything that we do
we could have succumbed to environmental collapse
or given in to the despairs …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2021
ALBERTA’S ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS RECEIVE AWARD FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, The Alberta Emerald Foundation announces the recipients of the 2021 Emerald Awards
EDMONTON, AB – 32 hopeful shortlisted candidates, along with guests from across the province, joined the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) online for the 30th annual Emerald Awards today. …
EDMONTON, ALBERTA – On June 1st at 4:00 pm, Alberta’s environmental leaders, stewards, and supporters alike will gather virtually as the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) announces the recipients of the 30th Annual Emerald Awards.
“We’re excited to be celebrating our 30th anniversary, and in many ways, it feels like our work is just beginning,” says Gregory Caswell, Executive Director of the Alberta Emerald Foundation. “This year’s shortlist …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – MARCH 26, 2021
EDMONTON, AB – Today, the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) kicked off their 30th anniversary with the announcement of the Emerald Awards Shortlist. They were joined by their special guest, longtime sponsor and three-time Emerald Award recipient, Syncrude Canada Ltd.
“This is always an exciting time of year for our Foundation,” says AEF’s Executive …
media advisory – March 22, 2021
EDMONTON, AB – On March 26 at 9:30 a.m., the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) is kicking off their 30th anniversary with the announcement of the Emerald Awards Shortlist. They will be joined by their special guest, longtime sponsor and three-time Emerald Award recipient Syncrude Canada Ltd.
“This is always an exciting time of year for our …
At an online Press Conference this morning, we announced the new categories for the 30th Annual Emerald Awards. This is the first time the categories have been completely revamped, fundamentally changing how we recognize environmental excellence in Alberta since our inauguration in 1991.
“We wanted to honour our 30th anniversary while aligning the Emerald Awards with current environmental priorities,” says Executive Director Gregory Caswell. “This …
Looking to make an impact or connect with the environmental community? Check out what the AEF has in-store for you this fall!
Apply for an Emerald Youth Grant
We’ve simplified our youth programs right down to the name, making it easier for your group to apply. Pitch a project to support pollinators, lessen food waste, reduce, reuse …
On Tuesday, June 2, 2020, the AEF had our laptop-screen debut at the online 29th Annual Emerald Awards. A week later, we’re still beaming from our talented performers: Julian Faid, for making us laugh; Audrey Lane Cockett, for inspiring us; and Giselle Denis, for bringing her brilliant creative vision to canvas. In case you missed them, or just want to relive the magic, you …
Top environmental awards applaud Alberta’s green projects
For the first time in their almost-thirty year history, the prestigious Emerald Awards will be free and online for the entire province to attend.
Media Advisory – 29th Annual Emerald Awards
The 29th Annual Emerald Awards
Date: June 2, 2020
Time: 4 p.m. (MDT)