2012 Start-up: Corporate donors
Partnership with the United Church of Ferndale.
With funding from the Community Food Coop and WECU plus partnership with the Ferndale Food Bank, and WSU Food Sense program we piloted cooking sessions in the Food Bank.
With equipment from Conair Corporation the FMP was able to pilot wellness and nutrition classes in the Ferndale Sr. Center.
Funding was made possible through a golf tournament with the help of Sandy Point Improvement Assn. Tournament awards were provided by: Main Street Bar & Grill, Dean Russell Hitting Zone, Joe’s Indoor Golf, George Geer @ Coldwell Banker, Beachwood Resort, Silver Reef Casino, Outlaws Saloon, Grandview GCC,
Companies entering golf teams included BP Ferndale Refinery, Philips 66, Alcoa Intalco Aluminum Works and Sandy Point Improvement Assn.
2015 Corporate donors included equipment from Cuisinart, a grant from WECU and funding from Barlean’s Oils for a parade float representing children’s Family Dinner
Two golf tournaments supported our Food Bank and Sr. Center classes. The Cherry Point Challenge sponsors were Main Street Bar & Grill, International Athletic, Outlaw’s Saloon, The Hitting Zone. Joe’s Indoor Golf, Pro Golf, George Geer@ Coldwell Banker, SPIC, The Locker Room.
We love to host events that get the Whatcom County Community involved. They are fun and everyone benefits.
2016. We are looking forward to hosting two golf scrambles and other funding events. They support our cook-ins, classes and website.Contact us if you want to take part.