Are you interested in Sponsorship Opportunities?




April 20th 2023

Samuel Oschid Space Shuttle Pavilion

California Greenworks is a non-profit environmental organization whose mission is to provide environmental educational programs to urban schools, revitalize urban open spaces, waterways and neighborhoods. This year we will honor our annual environmental legacy awards celebrating the accomplishments of members in our community who have made extraordinary accomplishments within the environmental movement. This year’s honorees Senior Assistant General Manager of External and Regulatory Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer for LADWP: Nancy Sutley; Director of STEM Education Synergy Academies: Barbara Shannon, EdD; Home Depot Store Manager: Hilairio “Moe” Mora; and, Liberty Hill Co-Founder: Sarah Pillsbury. The event is being planned for April 20th 2023 awards presentations at the Samuel Oschid Space Shuttle Pavilion.

This program will honor the legacy of Dr. George Washington Carver because of his well-documented past, as an inventor, educator, scientist, painter, botanist and conservationist. Our guest speakers for the evening will be Los Angeles City Council member Curren Price, Executive Director of the Baldwin Hills Conservancy David McNeill and California Senator Sydney Kamlager. Comedian and Actor Kente Scott will be our Master of Ceremonies for this occasion.

Ticket on Sale Soon!

Join our CELA event waitlist!

Sign up and keep in touch with event details, including when ticket sales go live!

About the G.W. Carver Environmental Legacy Awards

Dr. George Washington Carver, an African American scientist, naturalist, visionary and environmentalist saw it fitting to pursue a life of uplifting his community through the use of ecology and science. His vision lives with us today. The GW Carver Environmental Legacy Awards is intended to serve as recognition for outstanding devotion and service to mankind.

Our award recognizes leaders within their prospective fields of academia, green technology/STEM, environmental justice/advocacy, entertainment and community service categories. These outstanding citizens have distinguished themselves within their prospective professions to have made a positive impact on humanity and our environment. We seek to honor their service to humanity and achievements with our award during this annual gala celebration.

Are you interested in Sponsorship Opportunities?