Yay! We're so excited that you want to Be a part of September Eat Local Month 2021! Lets get your info!
I represent a:
What type of business or organization do you represent?
Your Business Name:
Are you a current
Sustainable Connections Member
I'm not sure
What is your preferred method of communication?
Which best describes your farm?
We are open to the public and would like to participate in agritourism promotions
We aren't open to the public, but we do have direct sales channels
Eat Local Month Specials
Featured restaurants need to be current Sustainable Connections members, and commit to feature one or more Eat Local Month menu items
composed of 50% or more locally sourced ingredients
for the whole month of September.
We know you are proud to serve locally sourced food! We also want to make it easy for people to recognize the extra effort you put in to local sourcing!
Your Eat Local Month menu items should be accompanied by the Eat Local First Fork icon which is a symbol (similar to a gluten-free or vegan icon) to identify an item that contains 50% or more locally sourced ingredients. We will provide the graphics if you do not already have them.
Yes, I commit to offering one or more special Eat Local Month menu items, composed of 50% or more locally* sourced ingredients.
Yes, I commit to including the Eat Local First fork icon next to menu items that are composed of 50% or more locally* sourced ingredients, and promoting farms/local sources whenever possible.
*We define local food as products that are grown, raised, harvested or made in Whatcom, Skagit, San Juan and Island counties.
We will provide plug & play promotional content so that you don't have to spend time creating content if you don't want to. Promotional tool kits will be emailed the last week of August.
A huge portion of the success of Eat Local Month is directly tied to our local Producers and Buyers co-promoting one another. We need our participants to be committed to telling the story of their local sourcing.
Please check the boxes to acknowledge that you commit to the following:
Update or create your listing on the
WA Food & Farm Finder
We commit to sharing Eat Local Month messaging through our communication channels: social media, website, emails, etc.
All month long we'll be giving away local swag and gift cards. If you would like to donate an item to our weekly prizes and Grand Prize that will be promoted all month long, please tell us what you would like to donate.
If you have any questions about Eat Local Month participation, please don't hesitate to call or email Maressa