Sustainable Business Alliance
The Sustainable Business Alliance is a membership organization for companies committed to greater environmental and socially responsible business practices. Our members are a diverse community of over 100 sustainable businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area. We strengthen our businesses through networking, education, and partnership opportunities. We learn from and support each other through strong community and collaboration.
Our mission is to promote sustainable business practices, nurture the environmentally-committed business sector, advocate the environmentally progressive policies, and improve the environmental profile of economic activity in the East Bay.
If you are already implementing sustainable practices in your business, or would like to learn more about greening your business, consider membership in our growing network of eco conscious entrepreneurs.
Available by appointment only
Green For All's Capital Access Program (CAP) is pleased to announce the release of its premiere publication â€“ "The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: A Guide for Small Businesses and Nonprofits." This guide is intended to educate and direct businesses and nonprofits on opportunities to access funding and support from the Recovery Act. We will be hosting a webinar on September 9, 2009 at 4pm EDT. The webinar is being co-hosted by Tides Center, AEO and Green America. Our goal is to highlight emerging opportunities to leverage stimulus dollars, and to offer examples of best practices from across the country.
Date: Wednesday, September 9th
Time: 1 pm Pacific / 4 pm Eastern
Long time members of the Sustainable Business Alliance, Katovich Law Group has launched a new socially responsible business blog that tackles various legal issues. It's an excellent resource for small businesses and non-profits. Take a look at some of their posts:
The annual Craigslist Boot Camp hapens this weeknd in Berkeley. Boot Camp is for passionate people who want to change the world.
Boot Camp is for you if:
- You'd like to participate in all this new energy for community change and just don't know where to start.
- You'd like to meet people who share your interests.
- You're looking for new career options in this challenging economy.
- You work in the nonprofit sector and want to learn new skills and meet new people.
- You're in business or government and you wonder how you can collaborate with others to strengthen your community.
At Boot Camp, you will learn how to take action in interactive workshops, meet people who can turn dreams into action, receive expert coaching, and get fired up by stories of successful community transformations.
Boot Camp is June 20th from 8 am till 5 pm. More information here.