Why do you GreenGive?


The first place winner will receive two ticket vouchers for a cruise on the Schooner Woodwind, during a scheduled public cruise, redeemable at a time and date selected by the winner.

The second place winner will receive a breakfast for two at the Inn at Horn Point. Reservations, which are required, are accepted for weekends, 8 - 11am, for dining al fresco on the wrap-around porch, ro inside at socially distanced tables. Expires November 2020.


In 2020, we received a lot of photo entries to show #WhyIGreenGive! Below are the top 10. Your votes selected our winners!


We know that votes were thoughtful about how these images reflect your thoughts about what's important to you with regard to our wild lands and waterways... for the kids, the wildlife, the forests and our relationship with Mother Nature.

#WhyIGreenGive 2020 Photo Contest Rules

The #WhyIGreenGive photo contest is sponsored by the partners of the GreenGive. This is a contest to promote the reasons residents of Anne Arundel County love our natural environment and why they choose to donate during the GreenGive.

Photos must be taken in Anne Arundel County and can include images of the things in nature that move you and make you choose to “GreenGive!” They can be scenes of natural beauty, recreation, volunteerism, and more!


Anyone can enter by posting on Facebook /Instagram and hashtagging the photo #WhyIGreenGive. Facebook photos should be posted directly to the GreenGive Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/GreenGiveAACo/ @GreenGiveAACo) with the hashtag #WhyIGreenGive. Instagram photos should be posted with the hashtag #WhyIGreenGive in the caption.


Posts must be public on Facebook/Instagram to ensure GreenGive is able to view all entries.


Entries will only be accepted only via social media using the method above.


There is no limit to the number of entries one person may post and tag.


Tagged posts will be counted as official entries from July 20 at 3pm through July 22 at 3pm.


At 3pm on July 22, the 10 photos with the most LIKES will be entered in a finalist round (in the event of a tie, a few additional photos may become finalists).


Voting on the final 10 photos will run from 5pm to midnight on July 22. An external link for voting will be shared via social media and at https://www.greengive.org/ at 5pm on July 22.


The winner will be announced on July 23.