Nelson and Pade, Inc. Honored with Force for Positive Change Award
On Friday, November 15th, Nelson and Pade, Inc.® was presented with the Force for Positive Change award.
The Force for Positive Change is a statewide competition across Wisconsin that focuses on social entrepreneurship as a model for solving social or environmental challenges in a way that is sustainable, just and generates impact in Wisconsin. The competition is sponsored by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) and Marquette University.
Co-founder, Rebecca Nelson, comments, “We are honored to have received this prestigious award in recognition of the social impact that we have in Wisconsin and around the world.”
The award was presented by the Force for Positive Change organizers and Wisconsin philanthropists John and Tashia Morgridge at the 2019 Force for Positive Change conference at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Nelson and Pade, Inc.® helps individuals, schools and governments get started and become successful in aquaponic food production by providing training, proven systems and long-term grower support. To date, people from 110 countries and all 50 U.S. states have traveled to Montello to attend Nelson and Pade, Inc.®’s 3-day Aquaponics Master Class®. Nelson and Pade, Inc.® have manufactured hundreds of Clear Flow Aquaponic Systems® from their facility in Montello, WI and shipped them to 46 U.S. States and 31 countries.