We had an incredible time at the Cannabis Doing Good Awards! The event raised $10k for Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains and it was an honor winning the Love Your Planet Award. Thank you Cannabis Doing Good for a magical evening!
The event featured entertainment by Circus Collective and Ignite Entertainment, live music by Roma Ransom and Milestone, and chef-constructed treats by Chef Daniel Asher and Chef Kevin Grossi.
Change Maker Award: Recognizing companies who support reparative efforts, seek justice and challenge systems that uphold inequity.
Winner: The Last Prisoner Project
The essence of this organization is to intersect re-entry with the cannabis industry. Hispanic owned with a diverse executive team, The Last Prisoner Project is partnering with the ACLU to host town forums on medical marijuana and lead expungement efforts that impact mostly low-income and People of Color communities. Equity ownership and product placement is baked into the core of the business.
Good Neighbor Award: Recognizing companies implementing community engagement programs, encouraging volunteer hours and meeting community need in new and thoughtful ways.
Boasting an impressive record of 3,492 volunteer hours, $121,000 in in-kind and 9% financial donation, Lightshade is focused on increasing diversity and inclusion (Women, LGBTQ) actively with the Gathering Place leading to workforce entry.
Love Your Planet Award: Recognizing companies truly innovating in their green business practices and going the extra mile to champion sustainability.
Winner: Sana Packaging
The very basis of Sana Packaging is to create a more sustainable cannabis industry, and they have demonstrated this time and again with their practices and operations. The company actively cleans up our oceans and consistently innovates to design a more sustainable product. Their business focuses on solving the packaging issues of the cannabis industry.