Making Green WORK


Since 2010, the St. Louis Green Business Challenge, a program of Missouri Botanical Garden, has delivered “Triple Bottom Line” results (fiscal, social and environmental) to businesses of all types and sizes across the St. Louis region. The Challenge provides a forum for businesses to incorporate sustainable practices that improve financial performance and engage their employees.

Upcoming Virtual Brown Bag Seminar Series

Thursday September 30 – special Noon – 1 p.m. Challenge program

October 21 – St. Louis Food Summit Report
Outcomes from Sept 14-15 summit, hosted US EPA, offer options for every Challenge participate to engage with food issues, sustainably. This report is presented by summit coordinator Michelle DeHaven of Wichita State University’s Environmental Finance Center. Register here!

October 28 – Environmental Racism Training
Sunni Hutton, sustainability professional and community champion, describes this timely offering from her team at Blackrock Consulting, a Challenge Apprentice participant this year. Check out this training as a resource for your enterprise. Register here!

November 4 – Home Sweet Home, St. Louis’ Furniture Bank
“Investing” donations in this unique non-profit helps furnish entire homes for families in need. Founder and Director Betsy Reznicek will detail operations and achievements of one of the most resourceful enterprises you will meet. Register here!

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The St. Louis Green Business Challenge, a program of Missouri Botanical Garden, is presented by Graybar.