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Sustainable Delaware Ohio is seeking participants who’d like to explore new and better ways to live. The No Impact Experiment is a one-week carbon cleanse. It is a chance for you to see what a difference no-impact living can have on your quality of life. It’s not about giving up creature […]

Are You Up for the Challenge?



  Support SDO during The Columbus Foundation’s Big Give, and your contribution could be boosted up to 10%! All donations will be received by SDO and used to educate ourselves and our community on environment-friendly living, promoting a strong local community. Help us continue to build community gardens and bike […]

Give to SDO during the Big Give


An image of the award
SDO was recently presented an Excellent Partner Award from the Delaware Solar Co-op and OH SUN, for our “excellent work in promoting the Delaware Solar Co-op and helping Delaware County residents go solar.” (Our Kudos page has been updated to include this and other awards.) The latest number from the co-op […]

SDO wins recognition


SDO held its annual meeting on Saturday, July 8th. Refreshments were shared, and good conversations were held. David Soliday and Tom Wolber were each re-elected to the Board of Directors for another two-year term, while Stephanie Gregory was also elected for her first term. The rest of the Board is […]

Annual meeting notes and historical reflection



The 4th annual Northern Olentangy Watershed (NOW) Festival was held Sat., June 10. Delaware’s Mingo Park on the scenic Olentangy River was once again the venue. The 93-mile Olentangy is the primary source of drinking water for the City of Delaware, so the location is a perfect place to raise […]

2017 NOW Festival


The Environment and Wildlife Club at Ohio Wesleyan University has a whole week’s worth of events planned for April 17 through Earth Day, Saturday, April 22. Here’s a link to their large PDF poster (best printed on legal size paper) and below is the schedule of events. These events are […]

Green Week at OWU


A man wearing a bag monster suit, made of 500 plastic bags
SDO is now collecting plastic shopping / shipping bags to create our very own Bag Monster! It’ll kind-of become our mascot! The Bag Monster® is a costume worn by a local volunteer to visually show the impact single-use plastic bags have on our environment. These flighty bags end up in trees, along […]

A BAG MONSTER is coming to town!



"Before the Flood" movie title, over water
We are pleased to announce, along with First Presbyterian Church and Citizen’s Climate Lobby, that there will be four additional showings of the documentary, Before the Flood, produced by Martin Scorsese and featuring Leonardo DiCaprio, on Saturdays in January: Jan. 7, 7:00 pm Jan. 14, 2:00 pm Jan. 21, 2:00 […]

Before the Flood — January Showings


Welcome to our new website! The start of a new year is always a good time to begin something new, to turn over a new leaf, to resolve to be better than last year. In that spirit, Sustainable Delaware Ohio has launched its (long-awaited) new website, and brightened up its […]

New Year, New Website, and Refreshed Logo




"Before the Flood" movie title, over water
Sunday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m., The First Presbyterian Church’s Earth Care Team, along with Sustainable Delaware Ohio and Ohio Interfaith Power and Light, will present Leonardo DiCaprio’s film, Before the Flood. This documentary is a riveting account of the dramatic changes now occurring around the world due to climate change—the most […]

Before the Flood