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|Toward Zero Waste Workshop: Restaurant Strategies for Safely Donating Prepared Foods - at Kombuchatown, Bellingham March 22, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm|
|Let's Do Lunch Networking Series - at Sustainable Connections, Bellingham WA April 04, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Accounting for sustainability using quickbooks|
|2018 Whatcom Food & Farm Finder Release! - at Bellingham Farmers Market, Bellingham April 07, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Get your 2018 Whatcom Food & Farm Finder! Saturday, April 7th 10-3PM Bellingham Farmers Market Sara, our Food & Farming Program Manager will be...|
|Build Small Live Large - at Our Saviours Lutheran Church, Bellingham WA April 14, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm|
|Let's Do Lunch Networking Series - at Sustainable Connections, Bellingham WA May 02, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Do it yourself vendor booth with the RE Store|
|Birchwood International Market - June 29, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm|
A New Economic Model
“The northern Washington town of Bellingham may be the epicenter of a new economic model for a post-consumerist economy, producing goods and services focused on what surrounding communities need and can sustain.”
-NPR Marketplace, interview with Sustainable Connections
A Local Living Economy
Choosing local retailers creates jobs and community. Hear from a variety of local entrepreneurs who call Bellingham home and learn why they choose to live and love local.
News and Highlights
Toward Zero Waste and Sustainability Reporting Intern Job Description Sustainable Business Development Program Spring/Summer 2018 Organization: Sustainable Connections, www.SustainableConnections.org Title: Toward Zero Waste and Sustainability Reporting Intern...read more
Community Outreach Intern Job Description – Food & Farming Program Spring/Summer 2018 Organization: Sustainable Connections, www.SustainableConnections.org Title: Food & Farming Community Outreach Intern Reports to: Food and Farming Program Manager Location:...read more
By Alex Smith The farming lifestyle is an alluring one. Waking up with the sun, spending time outdoors, the independence of knowing that your food is coming from within walking distance – what’s not to love? Given this idyllic picture of the American farmer, it may...read more