2018 Exhibitors

Electric Car ExhibitsBiking at Lights for Learning Booth

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.

Advanced Muscular Therapy

Advanced Muscular Therapy is a premier massage therapy facility located in Bloomington/Normal specializing in treatments for relaxation, muscular conditions, injuries, sports massage as well as weight/inch loss.

Alexander Technique with Wes Howard

Be Pain Free and Live Well- Alexander Technique. Back or Neck Pain? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Plantar Fasciitis? Headaches? Insomnia? Stressed out? Many chronic ailments such as these are the result of years of unhealthy mental and physical habits. As children we all had a natural ease and lightness of movement and posture. The Alexander Technique is a practical method for learning to restore this natural coordination. This world famous technique, long relied upon by performing artists to enhance performance, is rapidly gaining popularity as a method for promoting and restoring good health. In this class, the instructor will use hands-on and verbal instruction to gently guide you in everyday movements. You will be amazed how light, free and easy you can feel, as you shed your old unconscious habits of movement.

Ann Pastucha

Home business that specializes in upcycling and reusing wool and glass.

Bike Blono

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.

Bobzbay

Bobzbay is a local buy/sell/trade in Downtown Bloomington. Learn how Bobzbay can help give another home to your unwanted books, movies, and music.

Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology

The mission of CeMaST is to stimulate, conduct, and support integrative science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education activities and scholarship. CeMaST’s Goals are aligned with Illinois State University’s strategic plan, Educating Illinois 2013-2018: Individualized Attention, Shared Aspirations

Central Enterprises

We are an Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) Distributor in Illinois. We sell and train homeowners, builders, structural and architectural architects how to build with ICF’s. Nudura Insulated Concrete Forms are an Eco-friendly structure with sustainable benefits that contribute to long term energy savings and have been around for 50 years.

Central Illinois Beekeepers Association CIBA

CIBA is an informational organization that provides members and the public with information about honey bees, beekeeping, and a support group developed to satisfy the needs of our beekeeping members.

Citizens’ Climate Lobby

Citizen’s Climate Lobby 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.

CoCoRaHS

CoCoRahs is a nationwide community-based network of volunteers measuring precipitation.

Connect Transit

Connect Transit provides safe, reliable transportation and access to opportunity to strengthen and enrich individual lives, our community, the economy and the environment.

Crossroads Handcrafts of the World

Crossroads Handcrafts of the World is a 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.

doTERRA Essential Oils

We teach people how to use essential oils to customize their lifestyle and make life easier.

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, 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.

Fix It Friday

Fix It Friday is a FREE basic sewing, mending, and clothing repair services offered by Illinois State University fashion students.

Friends of the Constitution Trail, WBRP Bike Co-op

Trail advocacy/ Bike co-op, bike repairs and used bikes sold

Green Med Consultants

Here at Green Med Consultants, we strive to provide patients a safe place to discuss their medical cannabis options and educate all residents about the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program.

Habitat for Humanity of McLean County Restore

The ReStore is a non-profit home improvement store and donation center whose revenue supports Habitat for Humanity of McLean County. Since opening in 2009, your donations, purchases, and volunteer hours have brought in $3.3 million to support local families as they realize their dream of becoming homeowners.

The Herb Basket

We make all natural beauty products, no chemicals, preservatives, dyes. We repurpose and reuse to help and enhance your life. All hand crafted herbal beauty products-bath salts, body sprays, homemade soap, new/eye pillows.

Hobby Wood Carver

I will be displaying wood carvings I have created. They will be for sale and for the purpose of promoting the hobby. I will also have wood and tools for show and will be carving whenever time and traffic permit.

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

The mission of the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) and Prairie Research Institute at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is to encourage and assist citizens, businesses, and government agencies to prevent pollution, conserve natural resources, and reduce waste to protect human health and the environment of Illinois and beyond. ISTC integrates applied research, technical assistance, and information services to advance efforts in the areas of pollution prevention; water and energy conservation; and materials recycling and beneficial reuse.

Illinois Environmental Council

The Illinois Environmental Council Education Fund engages in education and outreach and provides a forum for environmentalists. The Illinois Environmental Council serves as the environmental community’s eyes, ears and voice in Springfield. The two organizations – collectively known as IEC – work together to ensure a more healthful environment for Illinois residents.rnrnSince its founding in 1975 by a group of dedicated grassroots environmentalists, IEC has sponsored issue advocacy campaigns and projects by allowing environmental organizations to pool their resources and create a higher profile for environmental issues. Today, IEC represents 80 environmental and community organizations and nearly 300 individuals from throughout Illinois.

Integrated Body Care Therapies

Renee Schneider provides clients deep relaxation, pain relief, trauma re-negotiation and postural re-education. She draws from over 4200 training hours in mind-body therapeutics such as Somatic Experiencing, Ortho-Bionomy®, Alexander Technique and Thai Yoga.

IPI Wealth Management, Inc.

IPI Wealth Management, Inc., helps investors build sustainable portfolios that adhere to socially responsible principles.

ISU Horticulture Center

ISU Horticulture Center is an outdoor laboratory for students at Illinois State. The grounds and gardens are open to the public.

IWU Peace Garden

The campus garden at Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) exists to serve the curricular and culinary needs of IWU students. It is intended to be a tool of civic engagement with the surrounding community, the state, the nation, and the globe.

Johnson Family Chirporactic

Johnson Family Chiropract is a Maximixed Living Health Center that uses the 5 Essentials to help people achieve their best health and overall wellness.

LeafFilter North of Illinois, LLC 

LeafFilter Gutter Protection gutter guards are the number one solution to keeping your gutters clog free and saving you from having to go up and down a ladder.

Main Street Yoga

We are the oldest yoga studio in Bloomington, Illinois offering a variety of classes (over 30/week) to both community members and corporate organizations.rnWe offer approximately 50 additional wellness programs a year and offer yoga teacher training at our facility.

The Mental Wellness Center, Inc

The Mental Wellness Center, Inc., provides quality mental health therapy services in Central Illinois.

Middlestairs Cleaning Products

Middlestairs promotes chemical- and toxin-free living by hand crafting cleaning sprays for your home using natural ingredients. All-natural cleaning products made by hand using simple ingredients such as vinegar and pure essential oils. I have 3 different formulas, and many different scent combinations.

Midwest Fiber

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.

Nilla’s Tub & Healthy Cells

Healthy Cells is a local magazine to promote positive health information. Nilla’s Tub is a DIY dog wash and health food store. Our mission to is educate pet parents about the importance of proper nutrition for their pets as well as being aware of toxins and pollutants in the environment and in products used that can affect pets.

Normal Public Library

Normal Public Library, public library for the community of the Town of Normal and beyond

Ohm Energy Medicine

We provide holistic healing modalities for wellness.

ParkLands Foundation

ParkLands Foundation is a local land trust dedicated to the preservation, protection and ecological restoration of historic natural lands in the middle and upper Mackinaw Valley watershed.

Pinstripes and Polkadots

Pinstripes and Polkadots is Central Illinois’ natural parenting store that specializes in cloth diapers, babywearing, and breastfeeding support. In addition, we feature a carefully curated collection of natural skin care products safe for the entire family, laundry care options, and eco-friendly toys for babies to play and learn with.

Pocket Purses

An upcycling sewing business which uses men’s ties to create a small handbag.

Renkon Yoga Studio

We are a community-focused yoga studio rooted in the power of human connection. We are committed to offering yoga for every BODY. Yes, even you!

Republic Services

Solid Waste and Recycling Electronics Recycling Universal Waste Recycling All In One Office Recycling.

Robert Hermann DC

Hermann Wellness is a chiropractic clinic in Bloomington for more than 30 years, treating back pain, neck pain and other musculoskeletal problems with chriropractic, acupuncture and physical therapy.

Rogue Carrots

A non-profit organization that aims to educate families and the community on sustainable living, food production and eco-tourism.

Russ Rybicki, AIF®, SharePower Responsible Investing

Russ Rybicki is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® specializing in Socially & Environmentally Responsible Investing. He has over 15 years of financial advisory experience helping individuals and businesses work toward their financial goals, while using sound investment strategies that support the values that are important to his clients. It is possible to strive to reach your financial goals without investing in the worst environmental polluters or companies that have poor human rights’ records. Russ will sit down with you to help you clarify your goals, values, and risk tolerance using the Triple Bottom Line: People, Profit and Planet. rnrnSecurities offered through Registered Representatives of Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory Services through Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor. Cambridge and SharePower Responsible Investing Inc.™ are not affiliated.

Shaklee

Our commitment to creating breakthrough innovations in the field of natural health extends over 60 years. We provide safe, pure and scientifically proven solutions to help you live longer, healthier lives.

Sitka Salmon Shares

Sitka Salmon Shares is a fisherman-owned, boat-to-doorstep seafood company based out of Galesburg, Illinois. Since 2011, our fishery’s provided fish-loving Midwesterners the absolute best in sustainable, wild-caught Alaskan seafood — through a 4,000-member strong Community Supported Fishery (CSF) and a network of regional farmers markets, wholesale, and community partners. Through Sitka Salmon Shares, Midwesterners join a community of artisan fishers, healthy eaters, environmentalists, and Alaskan adventurers in our collective efforts to rebuild America’s seafood system from the ground up.

Solution Focused Coaching

Solution Focused Coaching & Counseling focuses on connecting folks to themselves and couples to each other in a truly holistic way. New Hope for Lasting Relationships

StraightUp Solar

StraightUp Solar is a Better Business Bureau A rated, turn-key solar PV installer, with NABCEP PV Installation and PV Technical Sales professionals on staff, in addition to an in-house Master Electrician. Headquartered in St. Louis with offices in Bloomington and Swansea, Illinois.rnrnStraightUp Solar recently celebrated a decade of experience with 10 megawatts (MW) of solar energy installations located at homes, schools, & businesses throughout the region.rnrnStraightUp Solar is a Certified Benefit Corporation, a member-owner in the Amicus Solar Cooperative, and is active in the leadership of the Illinois Solar Energy Association and the Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association.

Town of Normal Bike Share 309

Bike Share 309 offers 45 bicycles and 2 adult tricycles at 9 bike stations throughout Normal and Bloomington. The goal of Bike Share 309 is to provide a more sustainable, diverse, and affordable transportation system for the community and our visitors.

THHE Way of IL

Marketing residential and commercial solutions for water and air quality

University of Illionis Extension Master Naturalist

The University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist program provides science based educational opportunities that connect people with nature and help them become engaged environmental stewards.

Usborne Books & More

Great educational books for all ages about nature, science, leisure activities, etc. for all ages

West Bloomington Revitilization Project

Driven by the voice of residents, the WBRP leads impactful, collaborative efforts of neighbors and local stakeholders that honor our historical and cultural roots, build on the pride and strengths of our neighborhoods, and empower residents to be leaders and achieve a vision for a better community.

Wild Ones Illinois Prairie Chapter

Advocates for the use of prairie and woodland 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.

Young Living Essential Oils

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 ciaos.

 

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