Exhibitors

Girl enjoys the different boothsElectric Car ExhibitsBiking at Lights for Learning boothVisiting the dogs!

The Expo houses up to 100 diverse exhibitors.  Resources and education related to living green and living well are in one convenient space to offer you an abundance of great information, ideas, and ways to get actively involved in the enhancement of your life and the community you live in.

 

Accent Nature LLC

ActOnEnergy’s Energy Effiency Programs can help Ameren Illinois customers enjoy a more comfortable lifestyle through discounts, incentives and rebates on energy efficiency improvements.

Ackerman Farms

We are a certified organic farm, which means that our farm is annually inspected by the government to ensure that organic practices are indeed being used. We are one of the only certified organic farms at our farmers markets. You can find us at the Downtown Bloomington Farmers’ Market everySaturday morning from May through October and at the Winter Market November through April.

Advanced Muscular Therapy

Premier Massage Therapy facility specializing in treatments for relaxation, muscular conditions, injuries and sports massage. Will be offering complementary chair massages.

AHHH Hypnotherapy

Through a mixture of Coaching, Education, Empowerment and Hypnosis we help our clients make changes and achieve goals.

Alexander Technique with Wes Howard

Alexander Technique is a unique educational approach to coordination, balance, body awareness, physical skill and chronic pain. Many ailments and pain are the result of unhealthy stress we put on ourselves through poor habits of movement and posture.The Alexander Technique is a practical method for learning to become aware of ourselves and restore our natural coordination. Come by the booth for a free hands-on demo!!

All About Eyes

All About Eyes will have a variety of frames for people to look at as well as handing out discount cards and information regarding sun glass protection for your eyes. Also giving away a 75.00 gift card

Ameren Illinois Act On Energy

ActOnEnergy’s Energy Effiency Programs can help Ameren Illinois customers enjoy a more comfortable lifestyle through discounts, incentives and rebates on energy efficiency improvements.

Ameriprise Financial

Sustainable and Socially Responsible Investing with Calvert Investments

Bike BloNo

Bike BloNo is an advocacy group working to promote the bicycle as everyday transportation in Bloomington-Normal.

Birth Boot Camp

Birth Boot Camp is a modern, contemporary 10 week class that gives couples the tools they need to have a healthy pregnancy, natural birth and attachment parenting basics.

Bloomington/Normal, Clean Up Week 

Promoting 2014 Clean Up Week in Bloomington/Normal.

Bloomington Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts

Information about the City of Bloomington’s Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts department, which includes the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, Miller Park Zoo, Pepsi Ice Center & more

Bratcher Heating and A/C

Learn about the benefits of Geothermal heating and cooling.

Citizens Utility Board 

Citizens Utility Board (CUB) provides energy and money-saving tips to help reduce the cost of your electric bills with our one of a kind CUBenergysaver.com

Community Cancer Center 

The Community Cancer Center’s booth will provide valuable information for participants on cancer prevention and early detection strategies.

Connect Transit

Connect Transit is the primary public transit system servicing Bloomington-Normal. Eleven service routes provide access to the entire Bloomington-Normal community, and fare is only one dollar. Stop by our booth to learn about our phone app that allows you to view the location of our buses in real time.

Cross Roads Handcrafts of the World

Fair trade handmade crafts from developing countries. Most items will be of recycled materials. Candy bars will also be available. Our purpose is to provide a fair market for low income areas of the world.

Ecology Action Center 

The Ecology Action Center is a not-for-profit environmental agency with a mission to inspire and assist residents of McLean County in creating, strengthening and preserving a healthy environment. The EAC acts as a central resource for environmental education, information, outreach, and technical assistance in McLean County.

Edward Jones

Encouraging people to focus on the Sustainability of their finances and financial Goals. We offer a wide variety of investment tools.

Elite Chiropractice & Rehab

Providing stretching and mobility exercises by trained staff as well as complimentary “Activator Methods” chiropractic adjustments performed by Dr. Robert Brown, who is Advanced Proficiency Rated in this technique.

Elliot Counseling Services

We provide individual, couples, and group mental health services including neurofeedback.

Energistics Exterior & Design

Energistics Exterior and Design brings you the highest quality, most durable, longest lasting home weather protection products available. Seamless steel siding, the most energy efficient windows and insulation.

Energy Therapies Alliance of Central Illinois

ETA offers energy therapy mainly in Reiki and Pranic healing. We offer acupuncture, cupping, homeopathy and vibration therapy mainly for neuropathy. ETA is an integrative pain facility that has an MD on staff offering complementary methods in medical care.

Environmental Solutions Group, LLC

Our goal is to network with other environmental based companies and talk to small business owners about the environmental and financial benefits of using our company. We offer innovative, sustainable, reliable solutions to companies’ waste and recycling needs – we introduce ways to benefit the planet while also benefiting your bottom line. Our customers find value in:

  • Managed and brokered client services competitively bid through a general-contractor service model
  • Equipment purchased or leased at competitive rates
  • Invoice auditing and consolidation
  • Waste stream analysis, which determines what can be eliminated or reduced
  • Recommendation of proactive and sustainable recycling solutions (reduce, reuse, recycle) designed to meet the specific needs of each company.
  • Construction debris services for new construction and remodels

Fleet Fleet Sports

Food Stuff, Inc

Sign up for a chance on a $50 grocery store gift card. Meet Julie Dostal, Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator. Ask about our Life Steps Weight Management Course and Diabetes Education Program.

Fort Jesse Imaging Center/ Gayle Keeran Center for Women

Free standing multi-modality outpatient imaging center that provides services in the Bloomington/Normal are. We provide Excellence in Imaging by people that care!

Friends of EverBloom

We are a Local group of outdoors people who enjoy Lake Bloomington and Evergreen Lake in Central Illinois and are working to make it better by enhancing access and habitat.

Get Your Vibe

HyperVibe machine. Vibration therapy

Girl Scouts of Central Illinois

Have old t-shirts? No problem! Stop by our booth and learn some cool new tips to up-cycle those old t-shirts and make your own fashion statement! Stop by and make a bracelet, scarf, or headband and more!

GLT’s Good To Go

Promoting the Good To Go Commuter Challenge, a friendly competition between individuals and organizations to commute using modes other than driving alone.

Green Institute at Heartland Community College

The Green Institute supports a wide range of initiatives, educational programs and community activities related to sustainability, energy conservation, renewable energy, recycling, and other environmental technologies.

Green Top Grocery Cooperative

Learn about Green Top Grocery, B-N’s community-owned, full-service “good food” grocery store. GTG will support local farmers, promote healthy community, and advocate for economic justice.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Promoting reuse by asking people to divert usable materials from the landfill by donating to the ReStore, and inviting people to shop at the ReStore.

Hawk Energy Solutions

We are a solar energy developer for both residential and commercial solar energy. Our booth will provide solar energy education.

Henson Disposal, Inc.

Stop filling the landfills and bring all your construction and demolition debris to Henson Disposal. We recycle wood, shingles, metals, aggregates, drywall, plastics, vinyl, and cardboard.

The Herb Basket

Herbal bath and beauty, handcrafted , no dyes and  no chemical from bath salts to handmade soap to creams.

Hermann Wellness

Dr. Robert Hermann is the chiropractor at Hermann Wellness. We will have a couple displays at our booth.

Houchin Family Alpacas

IL Secretary of State Organ Donor Program

Information/handouts about organ and tissue donation in Illinois.

Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Illinois Stewardship Alliance is a statewide non-profit promoting local food and sustainable agriculture through education and advocacy.

ISU Horiticulture Center

This summer the ISU Horticulture Center presents…Around the World with 80 Plants…journey through the gardens and learn about the plants that have significantly influenced human history.

Illinois Wesleyan University Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter

Illinois Wesleyan’s campus chapter is a student-led, student-initiated organization that partners with the local Habitat affiliate, McLean County, to fulfill the four functions of a campus chapter. The four functions of a campus chapter are: building, fundraising, advocating and educating. Illinois Wesleyan Habitat for Humanity’s chapter also partners with Illinois State University as they work together to build a home for a local family in need and raise $40,000 a year through fundraising events. Members build every Saturday morning from 8am-12pm during the academic school year and attend and participate in weekly meetings. Students enjoy volunteering their time to better their community.

Illinois Wesleyan University Student Nurses Association 

IWU Student Nurses Association has a Teddy Bear Clinic booth where we can do blood pressure screenings on adults and let children “take care” of our sick teddy bears! We also have information on organ donation.

Illinois Wesleyan Unviersity Sierra Student Coalition

The Sierra Student Coalition (SSC) is a group of dedicated Illinois Wesleyan students interested in environmental sustainability at the campus, local and national level. SSC is the only completely student run “green” group on campus. Since its inception in May 2005, the SSC has conducted numerous work projects at local parks, trails and organic farms. The SSC is constantly working to make IWU a more environmentally-friendly campus. We also work to raise awareness of national and global issues through movie showings, petitions, and other campaigns.

Johnson Family Chiropractic

Johnson Family Chiropractic, a Maximized Living Health Center, will be providing free health screenings by Dr. Johnson and information on overall health and wellness.

Lights for Learning

Energy efficiency and conservation education and fundraising for K-12 students across IL

Little Farm on the Prairie

The wellness benefits of Free Range All Natural and Organic Poultry Products have on the planet and human health.

Living Green Locally

Directory of all the local Green businesses, products and services in one convenient resource. We will also be selling VIP cards.

LODAAT LLLC

LODAAAT LLC offers Reflexology of hands Feet and Head massage without harsh effects of medicines. They work with Autistic children, Cancer patients and make all healthy wealthy, wise! At the booth there will be Ayurvedic health tools, Reflexology, head massage, handmade jewelry of recycled woods and beads, charts explaining healthy lifestyle without harsh medicines, organic natural herbals supplements and hands on therapy.

Mahomet Aquifer Protection Alliance

Promoting efforts to protect the Mahomet Aquifer from contamination and to help maintain a sustainable source of clean drinking water for future generations.

McLean County Greenways Advisory Committee

The McLean County Greenways Advisory Committee is responsible for coordinating implementation of the regional greenways plan as well as assisting in long-range greenways planning for McLean County.

Midwest Fiber Recycling

Midwest Fiber Recycling is a family-owned business specializing in the collection, processing, and marketing of recyclable materials. The main activity includes a magnet board recycle/compost matching game.

Mobile Mission Mart (Home Sweet Home)

Mission Mart Thrift Store is owned and operated by Home Sweet Home Ministries. This booth will showcase a mobile version of what the store carries.

Molina Healthcare of Illinois

Molina Healthcare is a managed care company serving Medicaid and Medicare consumers in McLean County and surrounding communities. Our vendor booths are educational only and serve to introduce the brand and answer questions on the changes coming to Medicaid/Medicare.

Mother Jones Books

Mother Jones Books is a mobile bookstore that sells progressive political books in Bloomington-Normal, including books on the environment and sustainability.

Native Plants of Illinois

Native Plants of Illinois is a Nursery of local ecotype native plants. We have perennials, small bushes and trees.

Norwex

Clean without the use of harsh chemicals by switching to Norwex! Clean 85% of your home with our cloths and water! Demonstrations at the booth!

Nudura

Central Enterprises is a GREEN company that provides construction materials that are recyclable. The materials provide energy-saving buildings and net-zero energy schools.

NuTech/Saladmaster 

We teach customers how to cook healthy in 316 Ti cookware

Odyssey World Music & Dance Studios

Local dance studio featuring belly dance and fitness for women as well as yoga, Pilates and dance fitness classes in an intimate, fun environment.

Ohm Energy Medicine

Ohm offers holistic healing by combining the knowledge of modern medicine with the ancient healing techniques of acupuncture, homeopathy, and energy therapies.

The OM Tribe

The OM Tribe unconditionally welcomes all to the many paths of yoga, with a focus on being of service and growing cOMmUNITY in Bloomington/Normal.

Once Upon a Sling

Once Upon a Sling helps you meet the needs of your child while allowing you freedom to stay active. Large variety of carrier available with education on safety and use.

Parklands Foundation

Parklands Foundation serves to preserve, protect, and restore natural lands in the Mackinaw River watershed. Trail maps, information booklets, photos, and much more will be available at our booth. Come visit!

Paw 2 Paw

Paw 2 Paw stands for People and Wellness. We are a group of individuals and our dogs who serve by visiting nursing home residents throughout Bloomington/Normal.

Peace Corps

The Peace Corps is an integral part of the global community helping to eradicate disease, feed the hungry, and address other worldwide challenges through innovative, grassroots solutions.

Pickets and Sticks

Bird houses large and small. Decorative table garden trellis, framed western art, small fence corners, yard signs, cat scratchers,made from reclaimed wood. Special projects welcome.

Pinstripes and Polkadots

PinStripes and PolkaDots seeks to educate caregivers about modern cloth diapering options and provide a cloth-diapering package that will meet each baby’s needs.

Pocket Purses

Pocket Purses are small purses created from a man’s tie. Each purse is unique. A custom purse can be ordered using a personal tie.

Pranic Healing

Pranic Healing is a system of energy medicine that utilizes prana to balance and harmonize the body’s energy. Free demonstrations will be provided.

 Progressive Asset Management, Inc. 

Environmentally and Socially Responsible Investing Services. Sound investment strategies that work toward your financial goals, avoid companies you oppose, and support your values.

Representative of and securities offered through Financial West Group (FWG); Member, FINRA/SIPC.  Progressive Asset Management Group is the socially responsible division of FWG.  Progressive Asset Management, Inc. and Financial West Group are unaffiliated entities.  Supervisory Office: 1755 Gablehammer Rd., Westminster, MD  21157.  866-610-8752.

Real Time Pain Relief

Topical Pain Relief Lotion

Republic Services 

Sagebrush Bath and Body

Handmade soap made using organic vegetable oils, butters, botanicals and pure essential oils. Organic liquid laundry soap and wool dryer balls will also be available.

Shaklee

This booth will encourage attendees to surround themselves with health by achieving ideal weight, choosing smart nutrition and the right beauty products as well as minimizing toxic chemicals in their homes. We offer products that are naturally safe, and proven effective. We will give samples away of our Basic H2 all purpose cleaning solution, one of the first biodegradable nontoxic cleaners developed in the US. So in a nutshell attendees will see what Shaklee offers: Healthy Weight, Healthy Nutrition, Healthy Beauty & Healthy Home

Sneeze, Wheese & Itch Associates

We are a clinical research study facility. We specialize in asthma, allergy, pediatric asthma, pediatric allergy, COPD, and psoriasis research studies.

Soul Purpose

Offering all natural and botanically based body and skin care products to make you feel extraordinary from the inside out.

Sugar Grove Nature Center

Located in beautiful, historic Funks Grove, just minutes south of Bloomington-Normal. Our Nature Center, 7 miles of trails, nature play area, gardens, and numerous site features are open year-round.

Tick Tock Energy, Inc.

The purpose of Tick Tock Energy is to provide affordable solutions to eliminate or reduce your energy consumption with solar or wind energy, lighting upgrades, daylighting or power management.

The Tool Library 

The Tool Library is a free tool lending service. We are identical to a book lending library, but instead of books, we lend tools.

TOPS

Tops is a non-profit organization that gives people support on their weight loss journey

University of Illinois Extension 

100 years of investing in you! See what Extension has to offer-Financial education,nutrition,wellness,small farms/local foods. Extension is for you!

Usborne Books & More

Educational books for all ages about science, nature, leisure activities, and almost every subject; home show, book fair, fundraiser, matching grant, and business opportunities

Vision 2020

Vision 2020 Bloomington-Normal will have handouts and exhibits on what a transition to a resilient and sustainable community might look like.

WalkIn-BikeOut Repairs/Tune-Ups (West Bloomington Revitalization Project)

Members of WIBO will make no charge repairs on bikes at the ISLWE. We can inflate tires, adjust brakes, adjust shifters, oil chains, replace tires/tubes etc. There will be no charge for this service. We will have a variety of tubes in common sizes with us to use. There will be no charge for that either. Basically we want to help kids, parents and other adults to be ready for the bike riding season. This will be on a first come basis.

We Care Twin Cities Half Marathon

Fleet Feet’s We Care Twin Cities Half Marathon is a 13.1 mile race in the Twin Cities of Bloomington/Normal, Illinois. The race takes place on September 27, 2014 and benefits the Ecology Action Center.

In addition to the 13.1 mile race, We Care Twin Cities also has a 10K, a 5K, and a half mile Little Jewels Kids Fun Run.

Wild Ones

Wild Ones mission is to promote environmentally sound landscaping practices to preserve biodiversity through the preservation, restoration and establishment of native plant communities. It is a not-for-profit environmental education and advocacy organization.

Young Living Essential Oils

Medical grade essential oils are effective natural alternatives for stimulating and soothing all systems of the body through inhalation, absorption or ingestion.