Fresno, CA, November 11, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Beneficial State Bank (Beneficial State), whose mission is to build prosperity in their communities through beneficial banking services delivered in an economically and environmentally sustainable manner, is paving the way as the first community development financial institution in the Central Valley to become a certified California Green Business.
Under the program operations of the Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce, the Fresno Green Team is excited to reach another milestone. "In just one year, we've now certified 10 local businesses as California Green Businesses," says T'Shaka Touré, Board Chair and Interim CEO of the Fresno Metro Black Chamber, "it simply shows that the Fresno region is ready and committed towards making Fresno and the Central Valley a more sustainable place to live." Beneficial State Co-CEO and President, Dan Skaff added, "We are thrilled to be one of the leaders in Fresno's Green Certification movement. The Fresno Green Team continues to be an exceptional partner and very important pillar in our community. We look forward to helping them build this movement throughout the region."
The Fresno Green Team will be awarding Beneficial State Bank at a morning reception during their regularly scheduled meeting.
Why: Fresno Green Team celebrating 10th Green Business Certification
When: 9:00A.M. - Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
Where: Beneficial State Bank, 170 W. Shaw Ave. Fresno, CA 93704
The Fresno Green Team is a collective coalition of businesses, community leaders and partners formed to educate the business community on the benefits of going Green and becoming a Green Certified Business.