About the Chapter
The U.S. Green Building Council is committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. With a community comprising 78 local affiliates, more than 20,000 member companies and organizations, and more than 140,000 LEED Credentialed Professionals, USGBC is the driving force of an industry that is projected to soar to $60 billion. The USGBC leads a diverse constituency of builders and environmentalists, corporations and nonprofit organizations, elected officials and concerned citizens, and teachers and students.
The South Carolina Chapter, with representatives from numerous educational, governmental, and private industries, strives to uphold and disseminate the goals of the U.S. Green Building Council while working at a local level to educate the citizens of South Carolina about the benefits of green building.
To transform the way buildings and communities in South Carolina are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.
Buildings and communities in South Carolina will regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation.
The South Carolina Chapter is a statewide, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which operates in four regions of the state. The Chapter works closely with the U.S. Green Building Council and its Chapters across the country to promote green building education.
Please visit these webpage links to learn more about our Chapter’s structure, leadership, programs and how to become involved. Learn about current and past events, as well as activities in each of our four branches.