Go Green for Earth Month!
The California Green Business Network is pleased to present a Sustainable Business Challenge for businesses in the Monterey Bay Area! Businesses are eligible for $500 in incentives as long as they complete their certification between April 1st and June 30th, 2022. In addition to the $500, newly certified Green Businesses will receive free digital promotion, directory listing, a certificate, and a marketing toolkit upon completion.
Business owners/managers can sign up for a free half-hour info session at bit.ly/SBCv22 today!
Please note this is a time-sensitive offer. The deadline to enroll in the challenge is Tuesday, March 29th, 2022 and there are only 100 spots available. So sign up today!
Please contact Brooke Wright at email@example.com for more information or if you need to schedule a time outside of the info sessions listed on the RSVP links.
Central Coast Climate Action Summit to Discuss Climate Change Resiliency
The Monterey Bay Economic Partnership, Greenpower, CSUMB, The Central Coast Climate Collaborative, and CA Green Business Network are hosting a virtual business session on October 8th as part of their Climate Summit Series.
The session will feature state and local policy leaders who will provide an update on climate-related legislation, its implications on businesses, and available programs and resources needed to cut costs, increase revenue and drive change.
Hear directly from business leaders on how they are adapting to current health, economic and environmental challenges, and meeting state, local and company climate goals. Learn how companies are reshaping their systems, and operationalizing sustainability and social equity while meeting their bottom line. Participants are encouraged to share policy implementation concerns and questions as well as strategies and resources that may not have been presented.
San Benito County is honored for being one of five top performing green business programs in California
The Green Business Program, managed by San Benito County’s Integrated Waste Management staff, received the award on March 11, 2020 at the Stockton REXPO 2020 Seeing the Green. REXPO, is an annual recycling exposition and environmental conference organized by the Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce San Joaquin Green Team. Keynote speakers include CalEPA and an extensive panel of environmental experts.
Shawn Novack (Water Resources Association of San Benito County), Celina Stotler (County Integrated Waste Management Division), and Lisa Jensema (Recology) pose with San Benito County’s 2020 Top Program Performer award.