we are on our way

Driving Sustainability in South Jersey to benefit our collective future. 

Sustainable South Jersey (SSJ) aims to support real and lasting change in South Jersey that will reduce harm from climate change, environmental degradation, and overburdened resources.

SSJ Mission goals

awareness

Increase the numbers of South Jersey residents, businesses and community and governmental organizations that are aware of environmental problems affecting our region.

prioritize

Increase the numbers of South Jersey residents, businesses and community and governmental organizations that prioritize sustainability as a pathway to ameliorate environmental problems.

address

Increase the numbers of sustainability projects and programs and efforts in South Jersey that address these problems in a substantive manner.

Be the change

earth festival

The Annual Earth Festival is our biggest sustainable event of the year each year. We just finished our 10th annual Earth Festival this past May 4th!

SSJ Meet Ups

Enjoy educational speakers, conversation, and networking. Three leaders in sustainability will be speaking (10 minute lightning talks) at each meeting. Click on the icon to join us June 26th!

Grant program

Fund your South Jersey initiative! Sustainable South Jersey is excited to announce our new mini-grant program, created to help support exciting environmental initiatives in the South Jersey region!