Plant a Native Tree

pink flowering dogwood

I pledge to plant at least one native tree and/or shrub in my yard to capture and sequester carbon from the atmosphere and provide food and habitat for pollinators.

Switch to Clean Beauty

clean beauty

I pledge to use clean beauty and personal care products that are safer for people and the planet. When purchasing I will make buying from B Corporation a priority along with choosing products whose ingredients are organic and sustainably sourced in packaging that is recyclable or low waste.

Be Water Wise

tap running water

I pledge to be water wise and will not waste water in my home, in my yard and garden, and where I work and recreate.

Plan Zero Waste Events

zero waste events

I pledge to plan zero waste events that rely on washing and reusing everything and avoiding anything that’s single use or made from plastic.

Redeem Deposit Containers

beer bottles

I pledge to redeem all deposit bottles and cans I buy, or otherwise use, at redemption centers to ensure they are recycled.

Plant Milkweed for Monarchs


I pledge to plant at least 6 milkweed plants native to Connecticut (or  your region) to provide endangered Monarchs with the sole host plant they need for their survival.

Drink Sustainable Wine

Scout-Cellar clean-crafted wines

I pledge to only buy and serve sustainable wine, which means wine made from organically or biodynamically grown grapes, wine labeled sustainable, or wine vinified in accordance with USDA Organic standards or Demeter Certified Biodynamic standards.

Recycle Mattresses


I will recycle my mattresses at a participating collection site or recycling facility where it will be recycled by Bye Bye Mattress.