Financial Support

Would you like to support Blue Ridge Sustainability Institute?

We offer many different levels for your participation, from sponsoring events to becoming a BRSI Sponsor, Donor, Contributor, Supporter and Friend.  Your contribution is invaluable to the development and implementation of programs and projects that furthers our mission of Knowledge into Action.

Blue Ridge Sustainability Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Your donation is tax deductible.


Corporate Sponsors

The Blue Ridge Sustainability Institute proudly recognizes its supporters for their financial and in-kind support. The Institute will continue to grow and thrive because corporations and individuals value and recognize the important role of its mission.

Our most successful program, Green Mondays, sponsored by Progress Energy, connects, educates and facilitates discussion of sustainability issues in our region.  With this generous donation, more than 60 experts in the field have been panelists with more than 500 community members attending in 2 years.

Individual Members

Individual contributions are gratefully accepted.  You can become an friend of BRSI for as little as $25/year.  Your name will be displayed on our website and in our monthly newsletter “Knowledge into Action.”  With your gift, you are investing in the future of sustainability.

 In Kind Donations

We appreciate in-kind donations as well!  From office space to flooring materials, we have been fortunate to receive these gifts.  Our Annual Celebration is always a huge success due to donations of gifts for our raffle and food from local restaurants.  Click here to see a listing of all those who donated in kind goods and services in 2011!

Our office could use a facelift!  We appreciate Build It Naturally’s donation of bamboo flooring for our main room.  If you own a business and would like to donate goods or materials for more renovations, we would appreciate it!  Please get in touch!