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Membership is comprised of architects, engineers, interior designers, construction professionals, real estate professionals, building owners / operators, developers, built environment suppliers, municipalities, students pursuing related degrees,real estate / construction attorneys and sustainable advocates.

Only individuals can join the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC as a member. Companies / Organizations can be sponsors of the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC which includes some membership benefits for your group. Companies / Organizations also join National USGBC, which is a separate relationship from the Chapter with a range of benefits at the national level.

As a local Chapter member, your contribution helps us to continue to incorporate responsible green building in Greater Cleveland and all of Northeast Ohio. Durable, healthy, efficient buildings and how people relate to and value building is the future. We’re not there yet . But you can help to deliver on that future by supporting our organization as a Chapter member.

Local Chapter memberships contribute to Northeast Ohio. All contributions stay here in our region. Your membership is in force for a rolling twelve month period contigent on the day you join!

As a local member, you will receive:

  • discounts at local Chapter events, programs, workshops (some events are no cost)
  • invitations to mid-year and annual Membership meetings
  • announcement as a member in an electronic newsletter sent to the entire distribution list
  • identification as a member on our Chapter’s online membership page
  • advance notice of functions
  • networking opportunities
  • receipt of our bi-monthly electronic newsletter

Local Chapter Membership dues can be securely processed online below using a credit card or by mailing a hardcopy check made payable to Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC to 3500 Lorain Avenue #303, Cleveland, OH 44113. If for some reason you encounter a processing error below, then notify info@neogreenbuilding.org with the platform in use (IE, Firefox, Chrome, etc.) with the error message received.

Types of Local Individual Membership available with the Northeast Ohio Chapter:

  1. Chapter Member – Available only to individuals employed by National USGBC member companies.
  2. Associate Chapter Member – Available to individuals whose companies are not employed by National USGBC members.
  3. Young Professional / Student Chapter Member - 30 or under or full-time student in an accredited degree program.
  Local NEO
Chapter Member
Local NEO
Associate Member
Local YP /
Student Member
Local Northeast Ohio Chapter $50 $70 $25

Opportunity to Vote locally on NEO Chapter ballot items

Opportunity to Serve on local NEO Chapter Board X    
Receive local NEO Chapter Updates X X X

Receive local NEO Chapter Discounts on local Programs & Materials


Receive National USGBC Discounts on National Programs & Materials with your Corporate Member ID Number

X   X
Opportunity to Serve on local NEO Chapter Committees / Board X X X
Opportunity to Lead local NEO Chapter Committees / Board X X X
Opportunity to Serve on National Committee X    

Need to check the status of your membership? See a list of current local Chapter members here:

Only individuals join Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC as a member. Companies / Organizations join National USGBC.

As a Chapter since March 2009, we adhere to the USGBC membership structure and no longer offer memberships to companies or organization. Companies / organizations are naturally encouraged to become Chapter sponsors! Being an individual member of our local Chapter does not make you eligible to receive member pricing on national USGBC products or services.

To pursue national USGBC membership for your company or organanization, go to the membership link on USGBC’s site.

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Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC
Tower City Center
Cleveland, OH 44114
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