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A Green Chamber of Commerce Buds in British Columbia, Joins In Developing International Green Chamber Alliance

The Concept of a Green Chamber of Commerce Makes A Lot Sense To Canadians, Which Is Why A Canadian Task Force Has Gathered With Support From The San Francisco Green Chamber To Bring The GCC To British Columbia Encouraged by the success of our southern neighbours, a group of business leaders and owners, supported by [...]

2012 MarinSEL Business Leaders Breakfast: Honoring Exceptional Environmental & Educational Leadership ~ May 23 7:45am

The Green Chamber of Commerce is excited to be co-hosting The 2012 MarinSEL Business Leaders Breakfast benefiting the Marin School of Environmental Leadership (Marin SEL) on May 23rd at the Four Points, Sheraton in San Rafael, CA! Guest speakers include Aaron Lamstein, co-founder of Worldwise and environmental responsibility advisor to major companies, Michael Pritchard, founder of Heartland Media and award-winning advocate for nonviolence with youth, [...]

Acterra 2012 Business Environmental Awards Reception! ~ May 31st 5:30 pm Palo Alto

Find out which bay area businesses are leaders in sustainability at the 2012 Acterra Business Environmental Awards May 31, 2012.  Seven companies including Alto Eco, Give Something Back, NVIDE and others will receive recognition for their sustainability leadership, innovation, environmental project or green building practices. Businesses were evaluated based on leadership, environmental benefits, business community models, and [...]

Sustainable Enterprise Conference! ~ Rohnert Park, May 11th 8am – 5pm

Interested in learning how to transition to a more economic, environmental and socially sustainable future?  Join other businesses, academic, government and non-profit organizations at the Sustainable Enterprise Conference, a day-long learning and networking conference May 11, 2012. The 2012 Conference program provides organizations and individuals with the latest information on how innovation and sustainability will drive [...]

Earth Day Marin Festival: FREE to Attend! April 21 ~ 11am – 6pm, Marin Civic Center

The Earth Day Marin Festival is a fun, free event for all ages with the goal of galvanizing a greater level of community action on environmental issues! The event includes music, speakers, workshops, a teen-led Teen Spot & stage, a kid zone (including some bilingual activities in English/Spanish) and the leading organizations, businesses, agencies, artisans/craftspeople, [...]

The Green Business Entrepreneurs Success Summit! – April 18 at 10am

Please join the Green Chamber for The Green Business Entrepreneurs Success Summit, a week long alternative Green MBA – a virtual event designed to take you through the stages of green entrepreneurship, while providing you with practical strategies, tactics, and tools to succeed. These are FREE Educational Podcasts that are available from Sustainable Business Leaders including an interview [...]

Green Chamber Announces New and Renewing Members!

The Green Chamber is excited to announce 11 new members! Cancun Sabor Mexicano,  Cohousing California, Dick’s Carpet One Floor & Home,  Greenfundraiserstore.com,  Kartheesan Ragavan Consulting,  iGreen Media Group,  Hunter Sterling,  Marin Convention and Visitors Bureau, Next Phase Solar,  San Rafael Chamber of Commerce,  SF Concierge …and Welcomes Back 10 Renewing Members! Ad infin Item,  Arterra Landscape Architects, Bacchus Press,  Elena [...]

Green Chamber Endorses California Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA)

California is suffering from a devastating and stubborn recession that has forced more than a million Californians out of work. Yet a glaring corporate tax loophole encourages multistate companies to keep jobs out of California and puts job-creating California companies at a competitive disadvantage. The California Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA), major funding by Thomas Steyer [...]

Models for a New Economy – What Can our Economic Future Look Like? Join us April 1st. Space is Limited!

Find out how Spain’s Mondragon University and Cooperative, Bay Area CEOs from worker-owned businesses, and local elected representatives, who are helping to create worker-owned businesses, are using economic models successfully today to promote social transformation! Join us April 1st, 2012 and learn how to drive economic innovation by attending 1) an all day workshop with Bay [...]

Cancellation: Tools for Green Business Certification: Includes FREE MBA Consultant Opportunity! March 29, Marin County

WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST AND WE HOPE YOU WILL JOIN OUR COMMUNITY FOR FUTURE EXCITING NETWORKING EVENTS COMING UP THIS YEAR!  Please check out our events calendar to view upcoming events this year, HERE Learn how to Green your business while saving money! Susan Briski, [...]