Environmental Leadership Awards presented

The Rotary Club of Abbotsford-Matsqui held its annual awards banquet on Thursday night

Charlotte and Rob Lepp received the Agri-Links award during the Environmental Leadership Awards on Thursday night.

The Rotary Club of Abbotsford-Matsqui presented its third annual Abbotsford Environmental Leadership Awards on Thursday night.

A banquet honouring the nominees and winners was held at the Ramada Plaza and Conference Centre.

The recipients were:

• Lepp Farm Markets – Agri-Links (Local Food) Award;

• Abbotsford Community Services’ recycling program – Community Grassroots;

• Eco Dairy – Energy Saver;

• Dr. Lenore Newman – Green Leader Award;

• Ashleigh Yakemchuk – Green Leader of Tomorrow;

• Sevenoaks Shopping Centre – Green Product or Service;

• Sonbuilt Homes – Green Project; and

• Tradex – Water Saver Award.





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