News About Our Community

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.










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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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 Please join is to raise money for local sustainable business opportunities here in our region.


The Extraordinary Give is Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving. On November 21, for 24-hours only, individuals can donate online to more local community organizations and Susquehanna Sustainable Business Network is one of those organizations.  On that day, each gift will be stretched with a $250,000 stretch pool thanks to the Lancaster County Community Foundation and presenting sponsors Rodgers & Associates and the Martin H. Baer Charitable Trust as well as $50,000 in incentives and prizes thanks to additional corporate sponsors.  Go HERE to give on November 21st.

$25 can 
help us purchase vendor space at community events where we provide education and advocacy about our local independent businesses and share the Local Green Pages and our children’s coloring book with the community.

$50 can 
support small grants for local sustainable businesses to attend educational activities, classes and training.

$250 can 
sponsor a fledgling sustainable business with a one year SSBN membership, networking and mentoring opportunities, and a prize during Assets Lancaster‘s  Great Social Enterprise Pitch.

 Please email the SSBN team if you have news to share.

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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