This year's location will be announced soon...

But we already know that it will be free!

Mission Zero Fest is an annual weekend festival dedicated to the celebration of local, organic solutions to complex global issues.  We aspire to provide a roadmap to living better, more joyful lives with a lighter footprint at home.

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We are so thankful to the following generous donors who graciously gave their time and/or money to make this year's event the best ever!

Fingerle Lumber Company

Fingerle Lumber Company is family-owned and has been in downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan since 1931.  We feature the most complete selection of lumber, millwork, and related building materials at one location in the Midwest.  We take pride in our ability to help you make informed buying decisions by providing you with honest, understandable advice and complete product information.  Our goal is for our prices to be competitive - including with those of the BIG BOXES.  We believe they are.  If you find otherwise, please let us know and we'll probably be able to meet or beat them!

 Ann Arbor State Bank 

As Ann Arbor's new locally owned and managed bank, we believe that you deserve a one-on-one, personal relationship with a banker who knows you by name and is dedicated to helping you achieve your financial objective. That's our team - an elite group of experienced local professionals, focused on Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County, motivated by you and dedicated to our shared vision of what a great banking experience should be.

The Meadowlark Companies

Meadowlark Builders is a full-service design/build firm specialilzing in 'deep green' building techniques and custom finish work.  As a national award-winning green building company, they build and remodel homes that are among the most efficient in the world.  Meadowlark's goal is to help re-make the landscape of American homes - homes that make more energy than they use and produce a net positive environmental impact.  Meadowlark Energy helps buildings perform better while using less energy.  Through quality workmanship and innovative techniques in building performance contracting, we strive to make the healthiest, most efficient buildings in America.  We do this for the comfort of building occupants, the security of future genrerations and for the vitality of our local communities and the environment as a whole.

Kohler Company

Kohler Co. is the recognized leader in kitchen and bath design.  Our diversity of products and powerful portfolio of brands continually set the new standards in design, craftsmanship and innovation - tied together by a singular level of quality. The Kohler Kitchen & Bath Group encompasses an extensive family of businesses around the world that manufacture plumbing products and cabinetry for the residential, commercial and industrial markets.

Architectural Resource

Architectural Resource is a nationally recognized, award-winning, architectural design firm specializing exclusively in residential design. New homes, cottages, remodels, and additions, all conceived from a deep conviction that inspired design can change one's life. They are Michigan's leading green remodeling design firm responsible for Michigan's first three LEED® Platinum remodels. Experts in Not So Big® inspired design, they are featured in Sarah Susanka's most recent book "Not-So-Big Remodeling®."

Ferguson Enterprises Inc.

Turn your plans of a dream home into reality.  Ferguson is at your service!  If you've been dreaming of a new kitchen or bath, let the experts at Ferguson Bath, Kitchen and Lighting gallery help you orchestrate your dream. Our company has a unique culture and a tradition of supporting civic, cultural, educational and environmental activities. We are committed to the highest standards of ethics, from helping our customers select green product solutions to providing a safe and secure workplace environment.

Ann Arbor 350

Ann Arbor 350 is your link into doing something about climate change here in Washtenaw County! This site is gathering into one place a “Cookbook” of simple but powerful step-by-step recipes for taking community action. Our featured recipe is below, but you can explore them all in the Recipes for Community Action section. 

Big George's Home Appliance Mart

Big George's Home Appliance Mart has been family owned and operating since 1959 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In May 2007 we opened a new state of the art showroom, filled with sleek appliance displays, a premier audio and video showcase, and a great selection of fireplace and patio furniture, making us the premier appliance retailer in Michigan.