Coalition Membership

Activate your company’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice

Our Coalition

We are a coalition of clean energy and climate companies, non-profits, venture capital firms, and grassroots organizations that have made a pledged commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice (DEIJ) in support of a just energy transition for Black and Brown communities.

Become a Coalition Member

By signing up for Coalition Membership with Browning the Green Space you are activating your company’s commitment to DEIJ by participating in an accountable community for learning and growth. Unlock opportunities to learn, connect, and engage with practitioners in the clean energy sector on a just energy transition for Black and Brown communities. 

The Pledge

All coalition members sign the BGS Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Pledge to demonstrate their commitment to take action within their organization. By signing the pledge, you are joining a movement of leaders who are working together to advance action toward a just energy transition for Black and Brown communities.

Coalition Benefits

Coalition membership with Browning the Green Space includes offerings for companies and organizations to learn, engage, and connect on advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. 

Community Building

  • Access to our online Slack community for real-time engagement with fellow coalition members.
  • Opportunity to shape BGS priorities and deepen involvement by participating in our focus area committees. 
  • Industry specific peer-to-peer sessions to workshop on challenges and share lessons learned from implementing DEIJ action. 

Learning and Support

  • Member-only educational and networking events, including annual DEIJ workshops. 
  • Access to our new BGS Community Resource Hub – an online database for coalition member job postings, asks and offers, funding opportunities, events, and BGS resource library.
  • Annual speaking engagement with BGS leadership

Accountability and Visibility 

  • Pledge commitment support through an annual check-in and assessment with BGS staff.
  • Logo on BGS website and opportunities to be spotlighted on our social media platforms.
  • Opportunities to be featured in our monthly newsletter – the BGS Buzz. 

Questions?

If you have any questions about coalition membership with Browning the Green Space, please contact Alisha Harrington, alisha@browningthegreenspace.org.

Not quite ready to join as an organizational member? Individuals can also apply to join BGS as a coalition member to participate in the community building and learning opportunities. Apply here for individual membership. 

Founding Sponsors

Founding Coalition Members