We invite you to attend our upcoming events! We offer numerous networking opportunities throughout the year to keep you informed and engaged with others who care about sustainability in the Charlotte region. 

Check back regularly for for our latest events and remember to spread the word to your friends and colleagues. Whether you're just checking us out for the first time or you've been a supporter for years, everyone is warmly welcomed.


On the second Wednesday of every month*, we host a mixer in partnership with Green Drinks Charlotte. We gather at Free Range Brewing from 6:00 to 7:30 for an informal and fun evening of conversation and networking. There are no membership requirements and everyone is warmly welcomed. Our Monthly Mixers provide an opportunity to learn more about usour partners, and meet others interested in local sustainability issues!  

Scroll down to learn more about our next mixer and RSVP! Be sure to check the event listings because occasionally we hold a different event in lieu of our usual mixer.

  • Wednesday, March 08, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Free Range Brewing in Charlotte, NC

    Sustain Charlotte's March Monthly Mixer with Green Drinks Charlotte!

    Join us for an informal and fun evening of conversation and networking! Our Monthly Mixers provide an opportunity to learn more about us, our partners, and meet others interested in local sustainability issues.


    At 6:45, our program will begin and you'll hear from Way2Go CLT sponsor Kimley-Horn!


    This is a family-friendly event and all are welcome. Please be sure to register to let us know you're coming!

    • Sustain Charlotte Members (donate at least $5/month or $60/year): No cost
    • Non-Members: $5.00 donation

     *Note: In an effort to sustain our events and programs (including our Monthly Mixers), we're asking that all non-members donate just $5 to attend this event. Not a member? Join today for just $5/month or $60/year to attend all future mixers at no cost, plus receive other great benefits!*


    6:00pm - 6:45pm: Mix & mingle

    6:45pm - 7:00pm: Guest speakers + Sustain Charlotte announcements

    7:00pm - Raffle drawing

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 05:30 PM
    LaCa Projects Gallery in Charlotte, NC

    2017 Sustain Charlotte Awards

    Early bird tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Sustain Charlotte Awards Celebration! Get yours NOW before prices increase!


    Nine award-winning visionaries. Nine locally curated courses. One incredible journey into Charlotte's future through the eyes, hearts, and hands of our sustainability leaders. Meet our 2017 winners, while noshing on nine courses with ROOTS!


    Join us on Wednesday, April 26th, for an inspiring, informative, and exciting evening to celebrate our region's most outstanding sustainability leaders!
    Ticket purchase includes two drinks, and a nine-course meal provided by ROOTS Catering!


    Click below to nominate an individual or organization today!
    Self nominations are welcomed and encouraged. See below for award categories.


    The deadline to submit nominations is March 12th. 

    IMPORTANT NOTE: 2016 Sustain Charlotte Award winners are not eligible for re-nomination in 2017. Click here to view our 2016 winners in each of the nine categories. 


    Over 300 attended the 2016 Sustain Charlotte Awards Celebration! 

    This year marks our sixth annual awards, and what makes this event unique is that it brings together sustainability leaders from a range of disciplines and sectors: for profit, nonprofit, and government.

    As always, the evening will be a memorable and exciting affair that honors and celebrates our most outstanding local sustainability leaders and attracts many of Greater Charlotte’s highest profile leaders, elected officials, and media. This event has sold out every year, and over 300 community leaders and influencers attended our 2016 Awards.

    Click here to view last year's nominees!

     On April 26, 2017 at LaCa Projects Gallery, we will recognize all of our nominees and present awards to the winners!

    Awards are presented to local organizations in the following categories:

    • Land Use
    • Sustainable Economy 
    • Energy
    • Food
    • Waste Reduction
    • Social Equity
    • Transportation
    • Water

    In addition, one award will be presented to the 2017 Outstanding Sustainability Leader.


    We hope you'll join us to help us celebrate the encouraging progress towards the 2030 Vision over this past year, and honor those who are leading us towards a healthy, equitable and vibrant future for generations to come! 



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