Celebrate This Year’s Sustainability Champions

We invite you to join us in celebrating the 2021 winners of the Sustainability Awards, Ruth Peterson Award and the Green Building Award at our 22nd Annual Awards Celebration on Friday, May 14, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. In addition, Peninsula Clean Energy will announce the winners of the first-ever All-Electric Awards that evening. Hosted by former State Senator Jerry Hill, the event will feature inspiring stories about champions of sustainability in San Mateo County, fun and games. Admission is free.

Our Virtual Auction is now live and will conclude at 8 p.m. on May 14. Register below and you can begin bidding right away! Auction items include 1-week stays in homes in Lake Tahoe and Twain Harte, luxurious trips to Paso Robles and Healdsburg, a private elephant seals tour at Ano Nuevo, interior and kitchen design consultations, a tour of the San Mateo County Crime Lab, guided hikes, a paella feast for 30, wine tasting for 20, brunch with bee experts, a sailboat trip for 10 on the Bay, a cruise of the Foster City lagoon with lunch, meals delivered by Farm Fresh Chef, barbecues by San Mateo Firefighters, an outdoor movie screening, gardening and camping equipment, a Filoli gift basket and membership, jewelry, golf, sports memorabilia, a kayaking adventure, life coaching, performances, many fine wines and restaurants, Devil’s Canyon beer and even goat yoga.

Sample Auction Items

Private tour for 8 of Ano Nuevo

1 week at Lake Tahoe home

Guided kayaking adventure for 4

1 week at Twain Harte home

Nature hikes with experienced guides

Sailboat trip for 10 on San Francisco Bay

Special thanks to our 2021 Sustainability Awards sponsors!

Benefactor Sponsors

Community Sponsors

Neighborhood Sponsors

Donna and Eric Colson
Community Bank of the Bay
Joe Cotchett
David & Nancy Crabbe
DES Architects and Engineers
Jerry Hill
Kaiser Permanente
George & Rhonda Kreitem
Peter & Diane Lawrence
Russ Miller
Republic Services
Rethink Waste
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
South San Francisco Scavenger/Blue Line
Robert & Teri Whitehair


Beth and Raj Bhatnagar
Edward Jones/David Amann
Kaia Eakin & Bryan Beck
Gelfand Partners Architects
IBEW Local No. 617
Barbara McHugh & Mark Olbert
Ricki & Doug McGlashan
Terry & Jim Nagel
Port of Redwood City
Bill Schulte
Sims Metal Management
Libby Traubman

Many thanks to these special contributors to our 2021 Awards Celebration & Auction!