Become a Business Partner
By becoming a partner in our program, you will help support Friends of the Dunes and let community members know that you support local, grassroots efforts that involve the public in conserving coastal environments in Humboldt County.
Below are summaries and benefits of becoming one of our Business Partners:
- Sponsorship of one special event.
- One-year subscription to our newsletter, Dunesberry.
- Friends of the Dunes Business Partner sticker to display at your business.
- Invitation to compete for the “Golden Shovel” at the Sand Sculpture Festival.
- Your logo in each issue of the Dunesberry (when you join or renew your commitment).
- Your 1x1 inch logo, linked on our website and in Dunesberry.
- Member discount on rental of the Nature Center for one business function.
All of the "Steward" benefits listed above plus:
- Sponsorship of 2 special events.
- “Patron” size linked logo (1.5''x1.5'') on the website and in Dunesberry.
- Either 2 complimentary tickets to Wine by the Sea, or “Destination Dunes” customized experience for your staff at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center. "Destination Dunes" includes snacks and your choice/combination of guided walk, presentation, service project. We will work with you to make it a fun, memorable experience.
All of the "Patron" benefits listed above plus:
- Sponsorship of all 3 special events
- “Champion” size (2''x2'') linked logo on our website and the option of a quarter size ad provided by you in each issue of Dunesberry.
- At least 2 and up to 4 complimentary tickets for Wine by the Sea, depending on whether you choose the "Destination Dunes" experience described in the "Patron" benefits above.
Conservation Leader ($2,000 or more per year)
All of the "Champion" benefits listed above plus:
- A special public announcement of Conservation Leader status.
- Your business becomes a member of the “Capstone Club,” receiving a capstone engraved with the name of your business installed on the Capstone Wall at the Nature Center.
- Already have a capstone? Then choose a Beacon of Light, a dune light designed by artist John King, installed at the Nature Center and dedicated in honor of your business.
- It's a party-- up to 6 complimentary tickets to Wine by the Sea!
- Business banner (supplied by you) at our three major fundraising events.
- “Champion” size (2.5”x2.5”) linked logo on our website and a half sheet ad in each issue of Dunesberry.