The 2016 Green Idea Prize

This year marks the first time KBC Bright Ideas awards the Green Idea Prize.

The winner of the 2016 Green Idea Prize is the Moy Hill Growing Project who received the additional funding of €2,500 to make their Green Idea a reality. Many great green ideas were entered in 2016 and our regional judges selected 7 Green Ideas that support eco-friendly community projects to contend for the main award. Congratulations to all!


The 2016 Green Idea Prize nominees were as follows:


Hard Graft Orchard

HARD / GRAFT create community orchards in Dublin 8 where local people graft & plant fruit trees. Learn more.

 

Ballybeg Greens

Ballybeg Greens was setup to supply organically grown salad leaves, speciality vegetables & herbs. Learn more.

 

Bridgebuilding

A bright new makeover to celebrate a significant milestone. Learn more.

 

Moy Hill Growing Project

The Growing Project aims to create a beautiful, healthy space that brings all generations together. Learn more.

 

Scoil Chroí Íosa Outdoor Classroom

We wish to utilise the existing school garden by transforming it into an outdoor classroom for all. Learn more.

 

Naas CBS Bee project

We wish to utilise the existing school garden by transforming it into an outdoor classroom for all. Learn more.

 

Grow Ourselves

G.O stands for Grow Ourselves, it is an action to utilise neglected spaces in our town to grow food. Learn more.