This fall marks the 40th anniversary of the founding of GASP (the Group Against Smog and Pollution), the local environmental group dedicated to improving air quality and the environmental health of our region.
To celebrate this noteworthy occasion, we will be honoring 40 regional Environmental Heroes. These
may include representatives of local environmental organizations, scientists, medical professionals,
government, business and nonprofit leaders, citizen activists, and other individuals who have worked
to improve southwestern Pennsylvania’s environment. Please help us to identify worthy candidates
from your board, staff, membership or anyone you think has contributed to improving southwestern
Pennsylvania’s environment over the last forty years.
of the individual’s contribution to improving southwestern Pennsylvania’s environment, along with
their name, address, phone and email, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Don’t forget to include the nominator
information as well. Self-nominations are permitted.
The deadline for submission is August 31, 2009. Environmental Heroes will be recognized at our 40th
Anniversary celebration event, on Friday, October 23rd at the Union Project in Highland Park.