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We are the Susquehanna Sustainable Business Network, a central Pennsylvania based 501c3 non-profit that advocates for the triple bottom line – People, Planet & Profit –  through business networking, advocacy and education. 

We are local business people, community members, and not-for-profit leaders committed to building a more socially, environmentally, and financially stable economy.  We are proud to stand for the sustainable movement in our region.  Please consider membership. Learn more on our Join Us page.


POSTPONED. Lemon Street Market‘s Trish Haverstick is one of several local friends participating in a Panel Discussion called “Simple Steps to Green Your Life” on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM. The event, sponsored by the Sierra Club-Lancaster Group, will be held at the Lancaster Country Day School, 725 Hamilton Road, Lancaster. For more information check out the Sierra Club-Lancaster Group’s website.


Yes, it is time to put those Earth Day events on your planner.

Saturday April 18, 2015, York Go Green In The City from 10-3, Market Street, York, PA

Saturday April 25, 2015 Sahd Salvage Earth Day Celebration, Columbia, PA.

See you there!




We are pleased to partner with SSBN member business AMERIgreen to bring you energy choice.  AMERIgreen Energy is a Lancaster, PA-based wholesale energy provider dedicated to working every day to improve America’s energy freedom and sustainability for today and future generations. AMERIgreen is proud to be a green electricity supplier to residential and commercial customers. Compare residential rates in your area today:

They proudly offer a “Renewable Rewards Program” to SSBN businesses. Once a business enrolls in the program each of its customers that then sign-up for AMERIgreen products receives a $25 gift card to that business – it’s a win for the planet, and a win for local business. For more information visit:

2015 Green Pages Rate card and information here.

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 Thank you for your participation of the Extra Give. SSBN raised over $ 500.00 to foster local sustainable business development and education in Lancaster.


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Members receive preference but we do publish general press releases too. If you would like to see your own company’s updates featured on this page, please join SSBN now or contact us for more information.SSBN is proud to bring you selected green news. We hope that you will bookmark this page and refer to it frequently. You’ll also find news items from our members as well as SSBN’s own updates.  We have a variety of ways we publish news.  We publicize events on our facebook page, Twitter account, in our member newsletter, and here, on our website.


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