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.

We are also pleased to introduce a new energy opportunity for our community. Please CLICK on the logo to learn more.


2015 Green Pages Rate card and information here.

October member mixer

Sponsored by SSBN member business AMERIgreen

Thursday October 23rd, 5:30 PM, SSBN member John Wright Restaurant

Members and interested friends welcome.

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 Energy provides innovative and domestically produced, quality petroleum and biofuels products and services as well as electricity, natural gas, propane, motor oils, risk management, and marketing solutions. In addition to offering their distributor partners a total energy package, direct to consumer electricity and natural gas is available to customers outside the distributor coverage areas. AMERIgreen works to help their distributors in each of their local communities be successful, and make choices that will be sustainable for future generations of their business, customers and community. For more information visit

 They proudly offer a “Renewable Rewards Program” to businesses that sign-up for AMERIgreen Renewable Electricity. Each of local businesses’ 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 Rewards.aspx.

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 SSBN Has Been Nominated


We have been nominated by the Samaratan Center as a finalist for the 2014 Ethics in Business Award.  We will celebrate our nomination at an awards dinner onTuesday November 4th at Lancaster Country Club.   We are happy to represent our members and the community as an edthical non-profit in our region.



 SSBN is participating in November Policy Conference.

Members invited to registered for this free two-day conference.  This year’s theme is Inequality: Defining Our Time?

IPC2014headerNovember 6 & 7th, Millersville University of Pennsylvania Campus.  Please considering attending this free conference featuring many well known speakers.   SSNM members John Darby of Sterling Farm, Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education, Asset’s Lancaster, and Millersville University Civic Engagement Research Project will all be featured.  Registration information available here.

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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