Our Mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling a socially responsible, healthy and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life in Alabama.
USGBC-Alabama Chapter is a 501(c)(3), non-profit, volunteer organization formed in 2004. We have four Branches: North, Birmingham, Central, and Gulf Coast. We are an all-volunteer leadership: Board, branch leaders and committees. Licensed by USGBC National to use the USGBC Chapter brand, we are one of 79 chapters that make up USGBC National. There are more than 400 individual members of the Alabama Chapter. Chapter programs, lectures, building tours, and other events are open to the public and available in all 4 branch areas.USGBC Alabama is a 501©3 nonprofit at the forefront of environmentally-sensible development and sustainability in Alabama. Our volunteer organization was established in 2004, with the mission to transform the way Alabama's buildings are built and operated, promoting healthier and more responsible building projects for the places we all live, work, learn and play. We coordinate with USGBC at the national and regional levels to advocate for high performance healthy buildings, and deliver high-quality sustainable building education and networking opportunities. Our volunteer members range from design and construction professionals accredited to implement the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating system to local school teachers participating in Green Apple Day of Service projects. Our members meet on a monthly basis in four regional branches, from North Alabama to the Gulf Coast.