Westchester County

Westchester Green Business Challenge

Westchester Green Business ChallengeFirst launched in 2009 by Westchester County in partnership with The Business Council of Westchester, the Westchester Green Business Challenge (WGBC) is an award-winning public-private partnership (501c3 nonprofit) designed to move Westchester-based organizations down the path toward environmental sustainability while improving performance and saving money. To date the program has grown to include over 275 diverse members. 

In early 2014 the program expanded to include Westchester Green Business-Certified, the region's only green business certification program that provides the tools, training and expertise for organizations to become true green business leaders within their industries.  Listen to an informational webinar on WGB-Certified from Aug. 12 (YouTube) or click here for program details. 

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Next Round of WGB-Certified to Kick Off 
WGB-Certified provides members with enhanced tools, training and support to develop and implement a formal program for environmental sustainability that delivers value and measurable results. A successful program pilot was completed earlier this year and the next round is set to begin fall 2014. Click here for program details.

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WGBC Sponsorship Opportunities
Gain valuable recognition for your business by becoming a Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze or Event Sponsor of the WGBC. Other opportunities include hosting an educational webinar on the topic of your choice. Learn more
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Presentations & Video
Access the WGBC's comprehensive library of archived videos and presentations from all educational events since 2009. Check back often as resources are being added on a regular basis.  
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WGBC Scorecard
A web-based scorecard has been developed for participants in the Westchester Green Business Challenge. Sign in to use this tool to establish your company's baseline and get linked to targeted resources which will help you reach top tier performance.Learn More
 
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Green Business Case Studies
Companies of all sizes and industries across Westchester County are taking steps to reduce their carbon footprint by greening internal operations, rethinking the way they use energy, and keeping the environment in mind on an ongoing basis. Learn More