Sponsorship opportunities


Why partner with Sustainable Connections?

We are invested in creating a thriving community that works for all, that’s why we work with local businesses, city agencies, and partner organizations like yours!

We love Whatcom County as much as you do!

We love living in a thriving, collaborative community where local businesses are prosperous and contribute to a healthy environment and the well-being of all.

Our Marketing Reach

Managing and promoting campaigns and events enables us to reach the community through:

  • Email newsletters (total subscribers = 16,000+)
  • Social media (Facebook and Instagram)
  • Press releases (sent to 200+ local and regional contacts)
  • Relationships with local news outlets
  • Website promotions (184,000+ page views annually)
  • Printed promotional materials, signs, and banners.

Sustainable Connections is a 501(c)(3) organization and your contribution is tax-deductible.


Program Areas and Opportunities:

The Food & Farming program supports new farmers, connects our community and food buyers to local farms and fishers, and is a resource for building a vibrant local food economy.

Founded in 2011 and based in Everson, WA, Cloud Mountain Farm Center is a nonprofit farm dedicated to building knowledge, experience, and community to expand dynamic local food systems.

Contact Pamela Jull for more information on sponsorship opportunities for the Food & Farming program and Cloud Mountain Farm Center. 

We help create vibrant and healthy built environments for both people and the planet. The Housing & Smart Growth Program supports local businesses in this sector, advances the most cutting edge sustainability practices, and contributes to an improved quality of life for our region.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available for the Whatcom Housing Alliance.

Contact Rose Lathrop for more information.

Support the community you love! The Think Local First program enhances the livability of our community, the stability and diversity of our local economy, and the retention and expansion of independent, Northwest Washington-owned businesses by increasing awareness about the personal, community, and economic benefits of choosing local first.

Contact Amy Vergillo for more information.

We come from the perspective that we’re all on a journey towards greater sustainability. We are proud to support our community with their zero waste goals through our Toward Zero Waste program.

Contact Jenna Deane for more information about sponsoring Toward Zero Waste, Food Recovery Program, and more!

The Energy and Green Building Program creates a healthy built environment for people and the planet. We are working to facilitate a local economy powered by the efficient use of clean, renewable, and secure energy and buildings that live lightly on, or are even restorative to, our environment.

Contact Emily Larson Kubiak for more information.