Organizations win the 2012 “People and Planet green business awards

The winners of Green America’s first quarterly “People & Planet” award were announced today. This award recognizes America’s best green, small businesses. The winners – Sonoma Compost Company, Green Kid Crafts, and Raleigh City Farm – will each receive a $5,000 cash award. They were selected by the public during a month-long, open voting period online at Green America’s website.

Green America’s competition  recognize innovative entrepreneurial U.S. businesses that deeply integrate environmental and social considerations into their strategies and operations. The first round of the Awards focused on green businesses that actively serve their local communities.

To learn more about the winning organizations and the great work that they do, check out