The following businesses donated items to the 2017 Earth Day celebration:

94.3 Kat Country, KATI-FM Radio personalities Erin and Matt donated their time to be host on the main stage at the Earth Day event.

Central Bank at 238 Madison St. in Jefferson City donated a $50 gift card for the winner of the Earth Day Slogan Contest, 573-634-1302.

Hy-Vee in Jefferson City donated a $25 gift card to purchase coffee and pastries for teachers.

Merrell University/Cosmetology in Jefferson City will offer teachers massages at the Teacher's Tent from those studying in the field of esthetics and beauty therapy.

Missouri American Water is sponsoring The World Bird Sanctuary at Earth Day.

Panera in Jefferson City will be donating 10 totes of coffee for the Teacher's Tent at Earth Day.

Silver Dollar City in Branson donated 4 admission passes for the 2017 season.

St. Louis Cardinals donated a voucher good for two tickets to a 2017 game.

The Earth Day celebration will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, April 21, 2017, at the Missouri State Capitol south lawn.
The Department of Natural Resources sponsors and hosts the event at the Capitol each year. Activities included information booths, games and displays about the environment. Many other state and federal agencies join the department and bring additional environmental displays and exhibits to the event.