GREEN PROJECT: Victoria Kviatkofsky Howard, Save Lucas Recycling/Turn Lucas Green, First Saturday Styrorofoam Recycling
Description of Individual or Organization
Victoria Kviatkofsky Howard launched the monthly Styrofoam collection in the Lucas/Allen area in 2018. The recycling program has touched more and more people and Victoria had to find other ways to bring all the Styrofoam to the Frisco recycling facility.
Leadership (Nominee demonstrates leadership through example, knowledge, attitude)
Victoria has been consistent since the start of her project and she has been able to gather and manage her volunteers. She is a mother of two home-schooled children but can make time for this action.
Environmental Impact (Nominee demonstrates a positive impact on the local environment via policy change, product offering, significant volunteer contribution or other achievement)
Styrofoam is one of the worst nature enemy. Neither Allen nor Lucas is offering recycling for Styrofoam. Victoria brought to the citizen of 2 towns the possibility to have it recycled!