Our Partners

Action for Bridgeport Community Development, Inc. (ABCD)

Founder of Greater Bridgeport Community Enterprises.

Partner for Community Economic Development and training projects.

Bank of America’s Charitable Foundation

Funding partner for life skills and work readiness training programs.

Bridgeport Regional Business Council

Partner for Economic Development projects in context of City of Bridgeport’s BGreen 2020 Initiative and development of the Eco Technology Park.

citizens bank

Citizens Bank

Named GBCE “Champion in Action 2013” for startup of the mattress and book recycling operations.

City of Bridgeport

Funding partner for Economic and Community Development and Neighborhood Stabilization projects and work through BGreen 2020 Initiative.

Goodwill

Goodwill

Partner for employment in GBCE operations presenting clients for work Interview programs under CT Bureau of Rehabilitation. Clients are followed by vocational counselors provided by Goodwill and may be hired permanently when the work interview period is completed satisfactorily.

Green Village Initiative

Economic Development and funding partner.

Saint Vincent de Paul of Lane County

Technical assistance partner that provided model and start-up assistance for Park City Green mattress recycling facility. Leader of Cascade Alliance, with support of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, that federates several non-profits across the US that are implementing SVDPs models for green social enterprise innovation.

Santa Energy

Park City Green’s landlord; counsel on business and factory operations.

The Workplace, Inc.

Southern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board.

Funding partner with the State of Connecticut for the Step Up Program, subsidizing employment for GBCE Job Training Program and On-the-Job Training opportunities for training graduates.

Kennedy Center

The The Kennedy Center

Parters in employment in GBCE presenting applicants with barriers to employment and vocational counseling and coaching to those who we hire.

United Illumination Company

Funding partner for Economic and Community Development Projects and Weatherization and Energy Conservation program.

Wholesome Wave

Economic Development partner; nutrition hubs and farmers markets.