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Green for Good attendees are ready to learn and be inspired through hands-on activities, innovations, and inventions to engage young people, their families and the public-at-large as stewards and advocates for our environment.

The expansive exhibit hall at Navy Pier will feature a stage and three main areas of focus:

My Home | My Community | My World | Speakers

Each exhibitor's space will be interactive, through a demonstration or hands-on family-friendly activity.

Learn how you can have a presence at Green for Good »



Exhibitors and Speakers

My Home

Exhibitor Description
American Public Health Association: Children's Environmental Health Committee  
Barilla  
IKEA  
Recover Brands  
West Cook Wild Ones At the Wild Ones-West Cook Chapter booth, you will learn how to start native plants from seed, why native plants bring in birds and pollinators, and why native plants are good for the soil and your home.
WTTW  

My Community

Exhibitor Description
Alliance of the Great Lakes  
Brookfield Zoo  
Chicago Park District  
Emily Oaks Nature Center  
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County  
Forest Preserves of Cook County  
Green City Market  
Growing Home  
Illinois Green Alliance  
Indiana Department of Natural Resources  
Indiana Dunes National Park  
Indiana Dunes State Park  
Keep America Beautiful At the Keep America Beautiful booth, you will get to explore "plogging", the act of running/walking while picking up litter. You'll also get to explore other methods of practicing environmental stewardship.
Lyft  
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago  
Plant Chicago  
Powering Chicago - Electrical Contractors Association of City of Chicago, Inc.  
REI  
The Nature Conservancy  
Zero Waste Chicago  

My World

Exhibitor Description
350 Chicago  
Aldridge Group  
Chicago Botanic Gardens  
EPA  
Food and Water Watch  
IL Youth Climate Strike  
Illinois Food Scraps Coalition  
NiSource  
Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) At the Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) booth, you will get to experience a short animation & interactive game exploring nuclear energy and climate change.
Shedd Aquarium At this booth, you will try on waders, pull "samples" from the stream, and identify the species you find! There will be plankton to examine under the microscope and microplastics to talk about the issue of plastics and how we can keep it out of our waterways. 
You will also get a chance to use collected cardboard pieces and t-shirt yarn made from old program t-shirts to create bookmarks. 
There will also be plastic pollution action guide cards and program information available for all participants!
University of Illinois Extension  

Speakers

Speaker Description
Jan Davis Jan Davis, retired NASA Astronaut, will be sharing with us her experience in outer space and the challenges faced by women scientists.
Katie Kalusky Katie Kalusky, with the Illinois Green Alliance, will be hosting a panel discussion on the worldwide green building certification program LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design).
Rich Cohen Rich Cohen will be presenting on composting, an eco-friendly way to divert food scraps from landfills.
Suzanne Le Mignot Suzanne Le Mignot serves as CBS 2 Chicago’s weekend news morning anchor and weekday reporter and will MC the event!
The Chicago Park District, Friends of the Chicago River, Forest Preserves, The Nature Conservancy, and the Indiana Dunes These organizations are teaming up to present on taking action in nature through connection, discovery, and stewardship.

Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor

Girl Scouts, the environment, and Chicago... what a winning combination! Put yourself or organization in front of 10,000 attendees and beyond!

Download a copy of the Exhibitor Prospectus [PDF]

If your company or organization is interested in having a presence at Green for Good please contact Jill Hudson, Vice President of Fund Development, at jhudson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org or 312-912-6341.

Exhibitor Interest Form