Environmental Stewardship Program


BBB serving San Diego, Orange and Imperial Counties Foundation, a 501(c)(3) is excited to offer this new program with the generous support from SDG&E. BBB Accredited Businesses operate with integrity, trust and are reliable with their customers. This partnership celebrates the businesses that take it a step further by increasing their efforts toward a more sustainable footprint. We are proud to honor businesses that have made a commitment to sustainable energy and green initiatives.

Why Should I Apply?

  • To set your business apart as environmentally responsible.
  • To promote your business as sustainable to consumers.
  • To share best practices with other businesses and encourage green initiatives.
  • For the opportunity to be recognized at the BBB Foundation Torch Awards!

How Do I Apply?

Deadline to submit application is now closed


  • Your company must be headquartered within the local BBB service areas of San Diego, Orange and Imperial Counties.
  • Your company must be in business for at least three (3) years.
  • Your company is in good standing with a "B" rating or higher with the Better Business Bureau.


  1. Click the “Criteria” button below to learn about the application process
  2. Click the “Apply Now” button below to submit your application
  3. For any questions, please email Shelley Bradley, Director of Sponsorships & Special
  4. Events at sbradley@sdoc.bbb.org.

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