to improving the lives of all Americans through a clean energy economy. They work in collaboration with the business, government, labor, and grassroots communities to create and implement programs that increase quality jobs and opportunities in green industry – all while holding the most vulnerable people
at the center of our agenda.
it away to someone who is unable to afford to one. If they are unable to reuse your equipment, it will be recycled in an environmentally friendly manner.
The American Independent Business Alliance is a national 501c3 non-profit organization helping communities launch and successfully operate an
Independent Business Alliance® (IBA), “buy independent, buy local” campaigns, pro-local policies, and other initiatives to support local entrepreneurs and vibrant local economies.
meet comprehensive and transparent social and environmental standards via the B Rating System.
The Green Business Program is a government program working with local agencies to recognize and assist businesses that operate in an environmentally friendly manner.
Oakland Grown Inspired by similar efforts around the country, Oakland Grown is a group of local business owners, artists, and engaged citizens committed
to strengthening Oakland’s local economy, social well being, and unique sense of place.
Localwise Localwise is more than a job board—it’s the start of the Work Local Movement. By connecting local businesses with local talent, we not only build resumes, but also communities. The Work Local Movement is about helping local businesses, people, and communities thrive.
The Contra Costa County Climate Leaders (4CL) program is a network assisting the county and its 19 cities to inform, support and encourage the measurement and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Through education and sharing of best practices they work to ensure sustainable, healthy and livable cities. They strive to provide county’s decision makers with a monthly newsletter, periodic workshops, and a website portal that educate on reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Contra Costa County.