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A.I.R. Lawn Care

A.I.R. Lawn Care is an environmentally friendly lawn care company. A.I.R. stands for Atmosphere Improvement and Renewal. All of our equipment is electric-powered and charged by a solar panel mounted on our truck. Our mission is to improve and renew the atmosphere people breathe in through business, education, and community involvement. 

R Portanova, Landscape Gardener

Old fashion landscape gardener residing in Montgomery Village. I design natural landscapes, install them, and become the caretaker of the gardens I install. I use hand tools only, create no noise or pollution and leave no footprint other than that of a natural wildlife sanctuary.

  • Telephone: 301-990-4881
  • Address: 19002 Canadian CtMontgomery Village

SolarCity is the Nation's #1 full-service, residential solar provider offering easy and affordable ways for homeowners to take control of their electricity source and costs over the long term, saving money and the environment at the same time. Our program requires no money out of pocket, no installation or equipment fees ever, and saves you 10%-20% off your electricity costs.Other options can save you up to 100%! I have been in solar power consulting for over 3 years in the DC Metro area and I am proud to have worked with over 200 clients and helped to offset millions of pounds of Carbon Dioxide!

Sora Design Studio, L.L.C.

Graphic/Web designer who uses environmentaly-friendly ink and recycled printing materials.

Switch to Solar

Switch to Solar provides craftsman-quality solar panel installations, financing, warranties, and monitoring for homes, businesses, and communities in DC, Maryland, and Virginia.We design and install custom solar energy systems best suited to your individual needs.

The Humane Society of the United States

The Humane Society of the United States is the nation's largest animal protection organization. We work to prevent cruelty to all animals and we're appreciative of Green Gaithersburg's work to encourage people to take part in Meatless Monday.


Do you want to eat healthy and tasty foods, but aren't sure how?In a four-week class, VeryVegelicious will introduce you to the basics of vegetarian eating/nutrition; show you the latest, greatest foods where you already shop; and teach you how to prepare delicious meals with private cooking instruction.Try an introductory session consisting of veggie eating/nutrition basics and a grocery tour for only $75!

Wall and Wood Painters/ Faux Finishers

Fine Artistic Wall Finishes using eco-friendly paints.

Zosimos Botanicals

Looking for cosmetics without synthetics? You found us! Luxurious makeup, bath & body products and soy candles - custom made just for you by hand right here in Gaithersburg since 2004. Corporate Gift baskets, wedding favors and B&B amenities available. Granted annual Environmental Awards from the City. Member of Green America and BBB.

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Meatless Monday Recipes

Meatless Monday: Butternut Squash Soup with Sage and Parmesan Croutons

19 Nov 2013

A good friend, Denise Clark, sent in this vegetarian seasonal recipe.   1 3 pound butternut squash, peeled, seeded and cut into 1″ cubes (5-6 cups) 2 tablespoons of olive oil 2 teaspoons of  kosher salt Pinch of freshly ground pepper 1 tablespoon butter 1 large onion, diced 1 tablespoon …

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Meatless Monday Butternut Squash Ravioli

4 Nov 2013

From Chef John at allrecipes.com Ingredients  Original recipe makes 6 servings 1 cup mashed, cooked butternut squash 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 pinch cayenne pepper 1/2 cup mascarpone cheese 1 egg yolk 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 (16 ounce) package round wonton wrappers 2 …

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Meatless Monday Proclaimed by Montgomery County Council

22 Jul 2013

July 22, 2013 Gaithersburg, Md By: Alex Stavitsky-Zeineddin I was so pleased to find out that Montgomery County Council has officially endorsed Meatless Mondays, a nationwide effort to choose more plant-based foods. For more information about this news read Compassion Over Killing’s website.  Also, Naomi Bloch sent in a Meatless …

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Meatless Monday Recipe- Roasted Cauliflower

17 Jun 2013

  This recipe sounds delicious and I am going to try it tonight because I have a cauliflower sitting in my fridge and I need to cook it! Will let you know what it tastes like!- Alex Stavitsky-Zeineddin Recipe is from BonApetit Ingredients Roasted Cauliflower 2 1/2 cups dry white …

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Meatless Mondays-Caramelized Onion Tart

20 May 2013

Here is a vegetarian recipe for an Onion tart. I just read up and now understand that a tart is made in ribbed dish, the bottom part of the pan can come out, and the tart can be all sorts of shapes vs. a quiche is in round pie dish… …

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