By Kristina Michel
University of Houston’s Facilities Services has become a platinum sponsor to Sustainability Fest for its donation of a SwagWay and safety equipment.
The items will be given to the winner of a special social media contest during Sustainability Fest, which takes place Tuesday, Nov. 17, in Lynn Eusan Park. With its donation, Facilities Services is a platinum sponsor, the highest-level sponsorship status.
“Facilities Services is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the 2015 Sustainability Fest event,” said Jacquie Vargas, communications manager for Facilities Services. “Our department supports the important education initiatives undertaken by the Office of Sustainability to engage the campus community through programming and events like Sustainability Fest, the campus community garden, water conservation projects, renewable energy, recycling and waste management.”
Hosted by the Office of Sustainability, Sustainability Fest offers the UH community practical information about how to live sustainably in a fun and entertaining setting, while also highlighting sustainability initiatives across campus and the city.
To reach platinum sponsorship status, sponsors must donate monetary or prize items worth more than $501. There are four sponsorship status levels for Sustainability Fest:
For more information about Sustainability Fest, go to www.uh.edu/sustainfest.