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Ventura Chamber of Commerce

Green Task Force

In collaboration with the City of Ventura and local agencies dedicated to a “greener” environment, the mission of the Ventura Chamber of Commerce Green Task Force is to empower the local business community to work “green” through Chamber-led community projects and educational initiatives that will positively impact the environment.

Note: The Green Task Force now meets the third Thursday of the month at 9am in the Chamber Boardroom. Please contact us and ask join our mailing list to get updates about our meeting and of future events, including Green Drinks.

Guiding Principles

  • Drive economic development through green principles and sustainability
  • Develop community-based projects and events to raise awareness and generate support for environmental concerns and sustainable practices
  • Create green business practices to be adopted and used by the Chamber and local businesses
  • Act as a central repository for information for local programs, events, projects, incentives, and resources related to environmental sustainability
  • Create green business tools and opportunities to educate and support local businesses. Increase Chamber membership through promotion of our vision for a “green” Ventura, with emphasis on attracting small emerging “green” businesses

Our platform includes:

  • Waste diversion
  • Water efficiency
  • Energy conservation
  • Transportation
  • Green tips for sustainable business
  • Public education & awareness

To learn more about earning a Green Business Certification, please contact ldavenport@cityofventura.net; (805) 652-4595

Green Certified Chamber Members

News

Green Business of the Month: Patagonia