Our Year in Numbers 2018

By Jessica Beau Paul

Thank you to all our wonderful members and partners for helping make New Zealand a more sustainable nation. Take a look at our year in numbers to see what you’ve helped us achieve.

217 new members!

84 Now Crowd Members after the first pilot ran last year

94 SBN events across the country!

10 regions around the country where SBN staff or business connectors are based

14,907 followers across our social media channels

90,000 trees planted so far

31,612 metres of waterways planted through Million Metres so far

38 planting projects around NZ

$802,018 raised for restoring the banks of waterways so far

680 guests at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards night

263 entries to the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards

97% waste diverted from landfill at Awards night

92 stories written about Award finalists

33 people took part in our Leadership in Sustainable Business course this year

8 fledging businesses mentored through the Good Food Boost

50,000 unique views of our member directory

12 Now Crowd events

90 SBN stories sharing the latest in sustainable business news in 2017

213 media articles about SBN