Ways to Give

Support the community you love by donating to Sustainable Connections!

With over 20 years of experience, we are poised to tackle some of our community’s hardest issues. We’ve set big goals that will have big impacts to ensure everyone in our community has an opportunity to thrive. Together, we can work to build resilient food systems, protect the health of our environment and our people, and promote affordable housing options for all. We are grateful for every dollar we receive in support of our critical community programs.

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You can make a difference!

Every contribution, no matter the size, makes a difference. Whether it’s food security, farmer connections, energy efficiency, or housing education, we need your help to create meaningful change in Whatcom County and beyond. Your support is crucial to making an impact in the community we love. Please connect with our Development Director, Delaney Skordal, if you are interested in supporting Sustainable Connections in any of the following ways:


  • Becoming a legacy donor with planned giving
  • Donating stocks & securities
  • Giving through corporate matching
  • Sponsoring a program or event
  • Volunteering on our board of directors

Sustainable Connections
1701 Ellis St, STE 221
Bellingham, WA 98225

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Sustainable Connections is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible. Our Tax ID is 75-3041952.

How to Donate with your Think Local First Gift Card

Whatcom Think Local First gift cards can be entered on our donation page just like a credit card! Follow the simple steps below and contact Amy Vergillo with any questions.

1) Select “Other” for donation amount and enter the amount you would like to donate. Donation amount can not exceed your gift card balance. To check the balance of your Think Local First Gift Card, visit https://c.yiftee.com/check-gift-balance
2) Check “one time only”
3) Fill out your name and contact information
4) Add “Think Local First” in the dedication box
5) Enter your name or “Yiftee” as the name on the card
6) Enter your Think Local First gift card number, cvv, and expiration date
And we’ll take care of the rest!