This year’s sold-out dinner, fundraiser, and networking event, which was emceed by Director of Leadership for LEAD NC, Ray McKinnon, recognized 63 nominees in six categories. The 2022 winners include:
- Inspiring Large Business: Arrival
- Inspiring Small Business: Ride Jaunt
- Inspiring Building Project: CYKEL Apartments
- Inspiring Nonprofit: Carolina Farm Trust
- Inspiring Individual: Christopher Dennis
- Recycling Excellence (given in a joint partnership between Sustain Charlotte and Mecklenburg County Solid Waste): Trips for Kids Charlotte
All proceeds from the event will help Sustain Charlotte further its mission to inspire choices that lead to healthy, equitable, and vibrant communities across the Charlotte metro region for generations to come.
The 2022 Charlotte Sustainability Awards was sponsored by Duke Energy, Ally, Sunlight Financial, Wastequip, J. Leigh Events, Arrival, Carolina Urban Lumber, Sun Raised Foods, Mecklenburg County Solid Waste with wipeoutwaste.com, Electrolux, Boingo Graphics, and Lowe’s Home Improvement.