Welcome to Our Community

We are the Susquehanna Sustainable Business Network, a central Pennsylvania based 501c3 non-profit true to the triple bottom line– People, Planet & Profit.  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 join us as a member.  We would love to advocate on your behalf. We are also pleased to introduce a new energy opportunity for our community. Please CLICK on the logo to learn more.

We have updated our website.   We hope to continually add new features as we find new and exciting ways to publicize sustainability in our region.  Thank you.

USGBC Central PA announces events:

Lancaster Networking Event August 27th from 5-7 at Lancaster Brewing Company with special guest Mayor Gray who will be discussing the green infrastructure initiatives for Lancaster.

Harrisburg Social September 16th from 5:30-8:30 at Habitat ReStore in Harrisburg. This social also serves as the official meet and greet for myself, the chapter’s new executive director. I look forward to this opportunity to meet some of you in person! Lancaster Local Capitol Day Event on September 27th at Lemon Street Market. Save The Date! Join SSBN to celebrate Lancaster Local Capitol Daywith member partner Lemon Street Market, 241 West Lemon Street Lancaster.

  • Kick off Mixer: Thursday, September 25th
  • Local Capitol Day Celebration: Saturday, September 27th
  • Specific Event Times will be publicized in September.

lemon Street market Member businesses interested in putting up a table display for the Saturday September 27th Lancaster Local Capitol event, please contact Stacey@susquehannasbn.org by September 12, 2014, to register.  There is no cost, but space is limited and SSBN will accept member sign-ups on a first-come first-serve basis for tables. Please email the webmaster 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.

SSBN Has Been Nominated logo3 SSBN has been nominated by the Samaratan Center as a finalist for the 2014 Ethics in Business Award.  The winner will be announced during the Center’s Annual Ethics in Business Event: Tuesday November 4th at Lancaster Country Club.  To attend click here.  At the annual Ethics in Business event, for-profit businesses and non-profit organizations that stand apart in their dedication to corporate social responsibility in their employment practices, civic activities, environmental concern and ethical conduct are recognized.  Current SSBN member Two Dudes Painting Company won the award in 2009.

 

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Questions? Contact Stacey@susquehannasbn.org