Landscape professionals including contractors, designers, arborists and growers.
Sustainable landscaping, natural lawn care, and native planting can contribute to social well-being, while adding to your bottom line. Many environmental and social programs exist in Greater Chicago and across Illinois that allow for partnerships, collaborations, and sponsorships with your business. The Midwest Pesticide Action Center’s Ryan Anderson alongside two to three leading non-profits and businesses in the sustainable landscaping space cover why as a contractor you would want to partner with environmental and social non-profits, the programs, projects, and opportunities in Illinois to partner and collaborate on, and best strategies for selecting the non-profit programs and projects to partner and support.
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Attendees will learn how partnering with partnering with environmental non-profits helps your business, examine the best strategies for selecting programs to support and how sustainable landscaping/native plantings contribute to social well being.
Ryan Anderson, Midwest Pesticide Action Center
Illinois Landscape Contractors Association