About

The Great Allegheny Passage Sustainable Business Network is a free and inclusive organization by and for all businesses in the Great Allegheny Passage Trail Towns who are interested in learning more about economically viable sustainable businesses practices that support the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit.

Our Mission:

To support and promote local businesses in their efforts to pursue business practices that are economically sound, environmentally conscious and socially responsible for the benefit of businesses, consumers and communities as a whole.

Our Vision:

Healthy, vibrant and thriving communities along the Great Allegheny Passage with businesses that value their human, economic and natural resources while taking into account the true cost of doing business.

About the Blog:

This blog is moderated by the Trail Town Outreach Corps* and serves as a resource for information, inspiration and questions related to green business practices. Send us your stories, successes and challenges to post. We welcome conversation and insights from one business to another. The blog will be updated frequently, so visit often for the latest tips for running a more sustainable business.

[The Great Allegheny Passage Sustainable Business Network is a project of the Trail Town Outreach Corps, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Environmental Council, Fay-Penn Economic Development Council and Sustainable Pittsburgh.]

*The Trail Town Outreach Corps is a partnership project of the Trail Town Program and the Student Conservation Association. To learn more visit our website: http://fieldstaff.thesca.org
(login with username “guest” and “gosca” as password > Eastern Corps > 2009 > PA Trail Towns)

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2 responses to “About

  1. Great job all for putting everything together. I think you are off to a real value added help to all the business along the GAP. If can do anything in the future please let us know. The more information you get out there the more our visitors to the reagion will appreaciate the green along the GAP.

    Thanks for a great start
    Mike

    • trailtown

      And thanks Mike for being such a great speaker and sharing all of the wonderful things you’re doing at the Savage River Lodge. Your experience and dedication to the community, environment as a foundation for your business is certainly inspirational!

      -Mariah

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