Do you know someone who is showing us all up in taking on an environmental issue?  Let’s put them in the spotlight!  This year, in addition to recognizing one individual and one nonprofit organization, the Earth Day Omaha Coalition is adding the categories of Business, Youth and Lifetime Achievement.  Nominations need to be submitted two weeks before the event, and winners will be recognized on stage at Earth Day Omaha.  Help us to recognize our community’s Friends of the Environment today!

2018 nominations are now open!

Submit your nomination online or download the form here.

Friend of the Environment Application

I would like to nominate:


Please provide the nominee's contact information (if known).
phone: email:

Tell us why you believe this nominee is eligible to win a Friend of the Environment award. (required)

Please share any additional information about the nominee that the Earth Day Omaha Coalition should know.

Your Name:

Your Email:

Your Phone Number:

Thank you for your Friend of the Environment award nomination!

The Earth Day Omaha committee works with the Friend of the Environment sponsors to recognize each years’ nominees. Please note that the Earth Day Omaha Coalition and our Friend of the Environment sponsors may post nominee information from your submission online and to social media.

Please submit an image for your nominee – preferably a picture reflecting the information provided in the nomination – and email it to

All nominations are subject to review by the Earth Day Omaha Coalition committee.