Business Memberships

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Become a business member of CFSA

 

Business Supporter – $100/Annual Membership

Business Cultivator – $250/Annual Membership

Business Shepherd – $500/Annual Membership

 

Business Memberships cover employees.

 

Business Supporter – $100/Annual Membership

  • FREE Consulting – Food businesses access expert business development consulting, including feasibility assessments, structure guidance, market channel development, social media, sourcing, branding, and business planning (application periods open twice per year)
  • Event Discounts – Come to our conferences, farm tours and workshops at a discount. Member discount to the Sustainable Ag Conference saves an average of $100 per attendee!
  • Early Invites to Sponsor and Exhibit (fees apply) – Our conference exhibit halls fill up fast. You’ll be the first to hear when registration opens.
  • Web Calendar Listings – Promote your sustainable ag events on our online calendar.
  • Job Board – List your job or internship opportunities on our website (a $60 value)
  • Membership Directory Access – Log into your account to see the current list of all CFSA members.
  • Voting Privileges – Join us at our annual meeting to elect leadership.
  • Subscription to eNewsletters – Get the best farm and food news, expert tips, and policy updates right to your inbox every month.
  • Listserv – Network, source product, promote events, ask questions related to sustainable ag with our members on our 8 regional and topical listservs.
  • Resource Referral – Connect with CFSA staff for quick resource referral assistance.
  • NEW Online Business Membership Directory Listing, with a link to your web site—CFSA members and supporters visiting our website will see your business listed as a Member.
  • NEW Window Cling for Business Storefront — Let your customers know that you support sustainable ag and are part of an organization building the future of farming and food in the Carolinas!

 

Business Cultivator – $250/Annual Membership

  • Benefits from previous level +
  • Use of CFSA Logo on Website
  • Online Business Directory Listing with your logo and a link to your web site
  • Business Introduction by CFSA to Member Listservs

 

Business Shepherd – $500/Annual Membership

  • Benefits from previous levels +
  • Prominent Placement in Online Business Directory Listing with your logo, a description of your business, and a link to your web site
  • Online Business Introduction by CFSA to Listserv and Facebook Page—We’ll share your directory listing with our social media network and listservs to introduce you to our friends.
  • Eligibility to sponsor CFSA non-conference workshops (fees apply)

 

Signature Event Sponsors (CFSA Conferences and Farm Tours) will receive a complimentary Business Membership with the option of purchasing the difference to a higher level membership. Contact us for more information on current sponsorship opportunities.

  • $2,000+ cash sponsor receive Business Supporter Membership
  • $4,000+ cash sponsor receive Business Cultivator Membership
  • $10,000 cash sponsor receive Business Shepherd Membership

 

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TIP: Click the Organization User Button at the top right of the JOIN form to find our Business Memberships. 

 


Questions about Membership? Contact Marianna Spence, Membership Coordinator, marianna@carolinafarmstewards.org

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