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April 2013

Published on April 25, 2013 Written by Kimberly Lewis Posted in Community

It's Volunteer Appreciation Week at USGBC, when we recognize the wonderful volunteers who have made invaluable contributions to the green building movement.

In 2012 alone, over 530,000 volunteer hours were given across the USGBC community by a diverse group of people who, like you, are dedicated to green buildings and communities for...

Published on April 16, 2013 Written by Stephanie Wither Posted in Community

With territories ranked in the top-10 nationally for LEED-certified buildings, USGBC's National Capital Region and Maryland Chapters recently sought to accelerate their impact in schools, where nationally $542 billion will be required over the next 10 years to...

Published on April 9, 2013 Written by Alyssa Campagnoni Posted in Community

The USGBC Board of Directors convened at USGBC Headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 19-20, 2013. The following is a summary of relevant highlights from the meetings rather than an official record of the proceedings. Official meeting minutes will be available on usgbc.org after they have been approved by the Board of Directors in April....

Published on April 2, 2013 Written by Cindy Zork Posted in Community

The St. Louis region provides a unique local advocacy challenge as it is divided into 193 local governments – the largest in the nation (2010 US Census Data) . Taking on this challenge, the USGBC Missouri Gateway Chapter set out to increase collaboration among organizations...

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