Contact:  Frances Gilliland, Program Director, Green Business Program of Santa Barbara County, via email at or phone at
(805) 729-3472


Thursday, March 5th 2020
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM PST

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Hotel Corque, Solvang
400 Alisal Road
Solvang, CA 93463

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Green Business Program of Santa Barbara County Luncheon Celebration

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Event Details:
Please join community leaders, organizations, partners, and previously certified businesses in recognizing our new Certified Green Businesses.
Please register by February 27th, 2020


$45.00 per person, if payment and registration are received by February 27th, 2020
$55.00 if payment and registration are received after February 27th or at the door

Businesses honored at the luncheon will receive two (2) free lunches.

Payments may be made through Paypal using credit card* (VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express), cash, or by check made payable to the Santa Maria Valley Community Foundation or SMVCF.

Payment details can be found on registration page. Please note, credit card payments  will not be accepted at the door on the day of the event. 



Luncheon Speakers

Guest Speaker:

Josephine Fleming, Executive Director,

California Green Business Network

  Jo has over 25 years experience in the       environmental realm in a wide breadth of scientific   research, environmental   remediation, commercial/industrial pollution   prevention, environmental outcome data and   community-based social marketing programs to address some of the most pressing environmental problems of our time.  She has worked to establish numerous Green Business Programs, green hundreds of businesses, and serves as the Executive Director of the California Green Business Network.

Keynote Speakers:

Sarah Palladino
Community Relations Manager and Culture Steward,

 Sarah aims to connect Toad&Co with environmental and   social initiatives within our community. She embraces the   culture and mission statement of Toad&Co - to live every   day as an adventure - and hopes to inspire others to do the   same. With a background in Environmental Geoscience, Sarah is an environmental and sustainability advocate who believes in grassroots initiatives that can spark widespread change. 

Kyle Boettcher
Vice President of Product and Design,

 Kyle is the Vice President of Product and Design at       Toad&Co; leading the team to create socially and     environmentally committed clothing. Through material   sourcing, design, supply chain, and merchandising, Kyle   works on innovative initiatives to ensure Toad&Co is meeting its sustainability standards while making great quality, versatile products.