We look forward to seeing many of you in at our upcoming Green Festival in Chicago, May 18-19. Join us for inspiration, expertise, and fun!
Cast your vote online for Chicago Green Festival's Ford Community Green Grant Winner! A local organization will win $5,000 for a great, sustainable, community-building idea. Read about the finalists and cast your vote before Sunday. Vote now for the Ford Community Green Grant »
Read on for program highlights. Get advice on financing for growth and energy savings. Plus learn about GMOs, crowdfunding, greener technology, co-ops, and driving change through social enterprise.
Celebrate what's working our communities. Have fun, engage, learn a lot and network!
Visit the Green Business Network at the Green America booth. We look forward to seeing you!
Join us at Chicago Green Festival and learn:
Saturday, May 18
Green Money for Green Businesses: DO's and DON’Ts for Bank Financing Jon A. Levey (GreenChoice Bank)
Small Business Energy Savings Program Dana Olden (ComEd, Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas-Small Business Program)
A Greener Future: An Industry Perspective John Viera (Ford Motor Company), Marilyn Jones (Consolidated Printing), Danny Seo (Environmental Lifestyle Expert)
Blackcrowdfunding.org: Financing the Revolution of the Neighbor-Owned Business Naomi Davis (BIG: Blacks in Green)
Sunday, May 19
Inside GMOs: A Survivor’s Guide Alisa Gravitz (Green America), Ken Roseboro (Non GMO Report), Leslie Stoddard (GMO Free Idaho), Jeff Golfman (The Cool Vegetarian)
How Mission-Driven Ventures Drive Positive Social Change Marc J. Lane (The Law Offices of Marc J. Lane, P.C.; Governor’s Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise) and others
Chicago’s Emerging Co-Op Access Andrea Mattson (Edible Alchemy Foods) and others
Jon A. Levey
Thursday, 02 May 2013 15:28
Join Us at Chicago Green Festival, May 18-19
Join us at Chicago Green Festival, May 18-19 at Navy Pier. Get festival highlights for businesses and your free ticket - plus VOTE for the Ford Community Green Grant winner!
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