Thursday, April 17, 2014

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Capital One Bank
Honest Tea
Whole Foods

Bethesda Systems
Chevy Chase Acura Nissan

Consultance Accounting Services
Federal Realty Investment Trust
LetterSpace Creative
MOM's Organic Market
The Bernstein Companies

Capitol Office Solutions
Clark Construction
Montgomery Community Media
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Sandy Spring Builders
The Tower Companies
   Small Business
   All Eco Design Center
   Electric Advisors
   IMC Water Coolers
   Randall Consulting
    Team Media

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Focus Areas

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Bethesda Green is an information resource for members of the community creating a local model for sustainable living.  Volunteers are organized in Working Groups around key topics of sustainability to plan and implement programs and events.  Groups meet monthly at the Bethesda Green Center. Consult the calendar for details.   

Find a topic of interest and join the efforts to create a sustainable community.

Sustainable Food and Agriculture
Seeks ways to strengthen relationships in the local producer-consumer food chain by organizing and promoting activities such as:  

Recycling and Sustainable Materials
Identifies, recommends and manages the implementation of projects that reduce landfill waste, pollution, and toxic materials by optimizing the use of reclaimed, recycled and environmentally friendly materials.  Programs and events include:

Green Schools
Seeks to connect with public and private schools, as well as environmental educators, to encourage the introduction of green programs to school-aged children.

Sustainable Transportation and Land Use
Identifies ways to improve transportation efficiency, reduce gridlock and energy consumption, and create a pedestrian and bike friendly lifestyle by:

  • Serving as an information hub about Bethesda Transportation Solutions and other resources

  • Expanding the number of bike racks throughout the downtown business district

Energy Efficiency
Educates local businesses and residents about new products and services to become more energy efficient and save money.  Projects include:

Education, Outreach and Marketing helps tell Bethesda Green’s story by:

  • Designing educational programs

  • Collecting and sharing best practices

  • Using traditional and social media to engage and educate



Focus Areas:  At Bethesda Green, we have working groups for six focus areas. They are: Education, Outreach and Marketing; Energy Efficiency; Green Schools; Recycling and Sustainable Materials; Sustainable Food and Agriculture; and Sustainable Transportation. Please volunteer for a working group in the focus area matching your interests.

More Focus Area Links:

Education Outreach and Marketing | Energy Efficiency | Green Schools | Recycling and Sustainable Materials | Sustainable Food and Agriculture | Sustainable Transportation

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