In late 2015, Bring Your Green annouced a 'Green Idea' contest, asking the public for innocative idea that could help the
enviroment and create a healthier and more sustainable community. We received 43 ideas! The winning Green idea was voted on by Dayton Regional
Green leadership and awarded to Amy Brandl, who was recognized at a Sustainability Luncheon in April 2016 and handed her a $500 check.
All green ideas were submitted to DRG Action teams for adoption and inspiration as they prepared their own 2016 Sustainability Grant Applications.
We received 5 grant applications with requests for funding from DRG Actions teams. Two of the applications were based on green ideas received from
the community. BYG participants decided on the winning grants as each BYG particpant was given 3 votes to spend on one project or divide them up
between several projects. In return, participants received 100 points for exercising their right to vote!
The votes were in, and the following teams received funding towards their projects: