This new certification has required criteria in the categories of Collaboration, Purchasing, & Programming and certifies clubs in one of 3 tiers (from novice to advanced level). The certification is good for only 1 academic year and clubs can re-apply for a new certification within the same year.
Participating clubs are eligible for a Sustainability Champion award and receive VIP tickets to the Sustainability Celebration at The Forge Garden in June of each year. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Light Green: 8 points
At least 3 points in Collaboration, 3 points in Purchasing, 2 points in Programming
Dark Green: 12 points
At least 4 points in Collaboration, 4 points in Purchasing, 4 points in Programming
Beyond Green: 18 points
At least 6 points in Collaboration, 6 points in Purchasing, 6 points in Programming
Must send photo/receipt/file documentation via email to email@example.com. For those that are deemed 3 points or higher, tagging a photo on social media with the hashtag #sustainableSCU (and if applicable, #TheForgeGarden) and @sustainableSCU will also be accepted.