Omega Institute 2nd Annual Leadership in Sustainable Education Award Goes to Scenic Hudson

Omega CEO, Robert "Skip" Backus presented the second annual Leadership in Sustainable Education Award to Scenic Hudson on October 5, 2013, during the Omega Center for Sustainable Living Conference: Where We Go From Here. The award includes a $10,000 grant and an organizational development grant for a strategic planning retreat at Omega.

The largest environmental group focused on the Hudson River Valley, Scenic Hudson has preserved numerous sites, including Storm King Mountain, and has worked tirelessly for the protection and restoration of the Hudson River. Upon receiving the award, Ned Sullivan, executive director of Scenic Hudson, said, "We will take heart and inspiration from our partnership with Omega in our work for a sustainable Hudson Valley."

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