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.
We want to help you develop and maintain beautiful, healthy, green lawns and landscapes that are not only beautiful but sustainable, functional and safer for your Kids, Pets and the Planet.
Premier Massage Therapy facility located in Bloomington/Normal specializing in treatments for relaxation, muscular conditions, injuries, sports massage as well as weight/inch loss.
Thrift/resale shop. Learn how to dress for success on a budget!
AHHH Hypnotherapy is the place for you to reinvent and empower yourself to be the person you wish to be. Most people in life, find that they need help along the way to make their life more enjoyable and fulfilling. Perhaps there is a specific goal you want to reach, or a bad habit that you need to stop.
Teaching conscious movement to improve health and skill.
We are a full service optical store that serves the Bloomington-Normal area; open 7 days a week, with a doctor on staff. Our company believes in keeping business local and in recycling.
Amber Bee Pottery
The Amber Bee Pottery is an owner run business of 5 years. We specialize in hand crafted pottery of utilitarian use dinner ware as well as “objects of art” which are just nice to look at.
Selling items that have been upcycled such as felted dryer balls, felted household items, bags made from plastic grocery bags.
Bike BloNo is an advocacy organization working to promote the bicycle for everyday transportation in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. We work with the City of Bloomington and the Town of Normal to install bike infrastructure around town, partner with other organizations to hand out free bike lights, educate people about bike safety and rules of the road, hold monthly meetings to talk about bike nerd stuff, and, every once in a while, organize awesome events like Tour de Taco and bike movie nights at the Normal Theater.
The Ecology Action Center’s BN EnergyBright is a comprehensive community energy program aimed at increasing energy efficiency and promoting energy conservation with the overall goal of reducing electricity demand in Bloomington-Normal. BN EnergyBright provides outreach and education services to the broader community and also provides energy efficiency services to customers that are part of the municipal electric aggregation program through Homefield Energy.
Bobzbay is a licensed buy/sell/trade. We are a woman-owned business dealing in books, music, movies, and video games. We are proudly locally owned since 2009 in the heart of historic Downtown Bloomington.
Providing in home pet sitting, dog walking and PetMassage classes.
Hand carved decorative wood art will be displayed, demonstrated and sold.
The Center for Integrative Medicine is an Integrative/Functional Medicine Physician, Board Certified Family Practice. The Center promotes wellness rather than reacting to disease, identifies underlying causes of imbalance, and restores health through holistic and integrative means.
Central Enterprises is a Nudura Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) distributor. ICF’s are expanded polystyrene forms used to build homes and commercial building (Churches, Schools, Hospitals, community buildings, Pools and pool houses, conditioned storage units, Farm storage sheds, Fire stations and tornado shelters) that can save you up to 70% on your energy usage!
Central Illinois Beekeeper Association’s (CIBA) purpose is to aid beekeepers in pursuit of the beekeeping hobby by promoting safe, responsible, and effective apiary management practices; promote interest in honey bees and beekeeping; and raise awareness of environmental, economic, social and political beekeepers and honey bees.
We are volunteers representing a citizens’ education and advocacy organization, whose focus is on climate change. We work to educate the public about climate change, and about economically and technologically feasible ways to reduce our society’s carbon emissions.
The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) is Illinois’ top consumer watchdog organization. Established by the Illinois legislature, CUB opened its doors in 1984 and since then has helped save consumers more than $20 billion by fighting utility rate hikes and delivering money-saving tips and information.
Connect Transit is the Bloomington/Normal Public Transportation System.
A locally owned and operated grocery store, specializing in organic, local and bulk food and products. Located in Downtown Bloomington since 1977.
Non-profit Fair Trade organization with a mission to provide low income artisans and farmers a market for the work of their hands and a market assuring them a fair return for their labor.
Dayempur Herbals is based in Carbondale, IL and our products are on the shelves of natural/health food and grocery stores across the greater Southern Illinois region, including Owensboro and Paducah, KY, Cape Girardeau, MO and Austin, TX. We grow our own organic herbs, purchase from known sources and use traditional methods to handcraft liquid extracts, topical infused oils, herbal salve and elderberry syrup.
Personal Training Service.
I teach families how to take care of their health and home using all natural essential oils and wellness products.
Eco Neco is an online retailer of new and used clothing, furnishings, home decor and sustainable products. We look to reuse and re-purpose existing products and sell new products from sustainable sources.
The Ecology Action Center is a not-for-profit environmental agency with a mission to inspire and assist residents of McLean County, Illinois 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.
A community-owned ‘good food’ grocery opening in Bloomington spring/summer of 2017. It carries the range of products and offers many services found in a typical grocery store, but at Green Top our priority will be sourcing LOCAL products. In addition, community ownership sets us apart from conventional groceries. A co-op grocery store is voluntarily owned and controlled by owners who purchase equity shares…and owners get a VOTE.
Providing information on medical uses of Marijuana
Half Hazard Press (H.H.P.) is a genuine underground, All American print & design studio dedicated to the craft of making unique & one-of-a-kind items.
Free Community Service for the disabled and elderly. Safe customized Bike rides on the Constitutional Trail.
Nilla’s Tub is a do-it-yourself dog wash and health food store for dogs and cats. We are passionate about the health of people, animals and our planet which we feel are all inter-connected. Healthy Cells is a local health magazine, promoting positive health information on a variety of topics.
Heartland Community College serves as a resource to the community. We do everything we can to make it easy for area residents of every age to continue their learning. At the Expo we will be highlighting programs in the Technology Department including Renewable Energy and Sustainable Energy Systems.
Organic vegetable farm.
We provide science-based educational opportunities that connect people with nature and help them become engaged environmental stewards. Our vision is to give individuals the opportunity to experience nature, develop knowledge of and respect for the environment, and practice natural resource stewardship.
The chapter advocates for the use of plants native to Central Illinois in both urban and rural landscaping. It provides information to the public about the multiple benefits of native plants and the various aspects of growing them (such as identifying species, landscaping design, and plant selection). We share information through our monthly programming and other activities in support of the National Wild Ones Mission and Vision.
ISU’s Center for Mathematics, Science and Technology will present their SmartGrid for Schools Educational Interactive Exhibit with Learning Modules.
The ISU Horticulture Center consists of gardens and native spaces. It is the outdoor laboratory for students at ISU and open to the public.
Illinois Stewardship Alliance is a statewide non-profit organization which cultivates a local food and farm system that is environmentally sustainable, economically viable, and socially just.
Screen printing with 100% vegan water based inks. Women Owned and Green Certified.
Maximized Living Health and Wellness Chiropractic Center. Our goal is to provide you with simple, common-sense tips to preventing disease and living a fuller, healthier lifestyle.
What started as two friends enjoying a run around Lake Bloomington on a Thursday night is now Central Illinois’ premier run club; providing fun and challenging races, programs, services, and social events for all ages and abilities. The Lake Run Club is a not-for-profit organization that’s powered by volunteers to promote running and racing in the Bloomington-Normal area.
Mid Central Community Action, Inc’s overall goal is to help individuals and families reach self-sufficiency. We work cooperatively to create and provide both safety nets and life improvement opportunities for people and families living in poverty in McLean and Livingston County. At the same time, Mid Central Community Action, Inc. establishes partnerships with individuals and families to take control of, and responsibility for, their own life direction. We believe this results in a combination of self-directed action and participation in community improvement activities.
As Central Illinois’ largest full-service recycler, Midwest Fiber Recycling specializes in helping businesses and communities reduce waste costs, increase efficiencies, and maximize dollars earned on recyclable materials.
At Norwex we believe we are changing the world one house at a time. We are helping create safe havens by reducing families exposure to harsh chemicals in their homes with our simple, cost-effective solutions that truly work. We are creating a brighter future for our planet as we share our mission with others and show them how to reduce the chemicals and waste that challenge the health of our environment. We are real people making a real impact for everyone and our future generations to come.
Nourish is a weight management and lifestyle program that is customized to each individual using real food and scientific testing with accountability for the clients.
We combine the discipline of modern science with the wisdom of ancient healing.
ParkLands Foundation’s mission is to preserve, protect, and ecologically restore historic natural lands in the middle and and upper Mackinaw valley watershed.
Shoulder Purses upcycled from a man’s tie.
We are a 300 acre certified organic farm in Logan County. We specialize in vegetables, grains, fruit, flowers, honey and pastured livestock. We will provide vegetables for sale and tastings, and information about our CSA programs at the Expo!
The Radon Awareness Program works to reduce radon health risks by educating, encouraging testing, and supporting mitigation.
Recycling and Solid Waste collection services.
A non-profit organization that aims to educate families and the community on sustainable living, food production, eco-tourism and value added products. Their tiny home, which will be available to tour at the Expo, was built out of an old bus and is completely off the grid with water tanks, solar and more!
Shaklee is the #1 natural nutrition company in the US. Our products are backed by credible science are safe, proven and guaranteed. Product lines include healthy nutrition, weight, personal care and home.
Financial Advisor based in Urbana, IL specializing in socially & environmentally responsible investing.
Stout Chiropractic exists to help the Bloomington/Normal community achieve a better state of health through individual chiropractic care, supportive therapies, lifestyle modifications and wellness coaching.
StraightUp Solar is a Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System engineering and installation company located in Bloomington.
Sugar Grove Nature Center is located in beautiful, historic Funks Grove, Illinois. We are a project of the Sugar Grove Foundation, a non-profit organization. Our mission is to provide a place where individuals can experience, study, and enjoy the environment and history of Funks Grove, and in so doing be inspired to become responsible stewards of the environment.
The Town of Normal has earned national recognition for its sustainability efforts. In 2011, a Community-Wide Sustainability Plan was adopted. Highlights include the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, the organic Community Gardens, and increasingly energy efficient buildings. The newest initiative, Bike Share 309, is Normal-Bloomington’s new public bike sharing system. Quick, easy and affordable! Provided by Zagster, Bike Share 309 will launch March 20, 2017.
Quality books for all ages about science, nature, the earth, art and leisure activities; home shows, book fairs, matching grants, and family business opportunities available.
WalkIn-BikeOut is a program that operates as a part of the West Bloomington Revitalization Project. We collect, repair, and clean bikes donated by the community and by the Bloomington-Normal Police Department and give them away to children and adults who need them. WalkIn-BikeOut bike mechanics will adjust/lubricate bikes, replace tubes, brake pads etc, free to bike owners at the Expo!
Marketing residential and commercial solutions for water and air quality.
At Young Living, our passion is authenticity, sustainability and efficacy. We take the stewardship of our planet seriously as we strive to provide natural solutions to body, mind and spirit. Our promise of true, lasting wellness comes in the form of nature’s life-giving gifts of pure, authentic essential oils and oil-infused solutions. These solutions replace harsh and harmful chemicals in your home while reducing the amount of products necessary to maintain a household, naturally support your body to achieve optimal quality of life and help you find an oasis of calm in a world of noise and chaos.
Chiropractic office that offers chiropractic, rehab and massage therapy.