2014 Sponsors

CREATING THE VISION SPONSORS: $5,000 or more cash contribution

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Boise Co-Op 


Our Vision: The Boise Co-op is an organization that continually sets the standard for building and maintaining a sustainable community.
Our Mission: The Boise Co-op is a customer driven organization that assembles the best people and resources to deliver the finest sustainable and specialty products to the community.


WALKING THE TALK SPONSORS: $2,500 to $4,999 cash contribution

BoiseWeeklyLogo copyBoise Weekly

Idaho’s only alternative weekly newspaper.

94.9FM The River logo94.9FM The River

Music first.

RadioBoise LOGO wht stroke copyRadio Boise KRBX 89.9/93.5 FM

Radio Boise is a community radio station. Our volunteer programmers strive to provide quality local programming for the wide range of people and communities in our listening area who are not satisfied by existing media outlets.

Idaho-Center-for-SustainablIdaho Center for Sustainable Agriculture (ICSA)

The Idaho Center for Sustainable Agriculture (ICSA) is a 501(c)(3) organization formed to promote local and sustainable food communities through research, collaboration with farmers, and the expansion of local food distribution.


MAKING IT HAPPEN SPONSORS: $1,000 to $2,499 cash contribution

AuroraLogoAuroraLogo (1)Aurora Power

Whether your needs include ongrid/off grid solar, wind, solar hot water, hydro power, natural geothermal hot water, bio-diesel, or natural gas/propane generator backup power systems, Aurora Power & Design has both the expertise and experience to provide the right energy solution for you. With over 6,000+ alternative energy systems designed and installed since 1985, our extensive background makes us uniquely qualified to evaluate potential energy sources and make recommendations for the most cost-effective approach to power generation for virtually any application.

Enviro_Tech_Logo_-_CURVESCollege of Southern Idaho – Environmental Technology

Join the emerging green energy revolution. Green collar jobs are rapidly making their way into the mainstream workforce. Whether you are interested in helping curb our appetite for foreign-produced oil, reducing your carbon footprint, gaining energy independence, or just think the technology is exciting – You are at the right place! The Environmental Technology program provides a broad curriculum in industrial electrical systems, co-generation, water resource management, solar, fuel cells, and the development of a skill set to position someone for a variety of jobs that are anticipated with the emergence of the green collar economy.

EyeOpenLogo_bigEye Open Network

Eye Open Network is the master behind the Idaho Green Fest’s electronic program guide and related promotion! Saving paper and resources while integrating the newest high tech services into advertising is so valuable to a sustainable business community.

Kelsey Jae Nunez LLC – Law & Policy | Community Building | Education

Kelsey Jae Nunez LLC provides legal and policy counsel to small business entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations engaged in sustainable business and community building ventures; builds community through production and execution of community events; and provides educational opportunities in a wide variety of areas.  At its core, Kelsey Jae Nunez LLC is focused on helping awesome people do awesome things!

moduscollaborative-rgb-hori (2)Modus Architecture Collaborative

MODUS means Method + Imagination
Our method offers creative designs attuned to client needs, reflecting a commitment to value-conscious construction. We design imaginative and life-enhancing architecture. We help you clarify your needs and goals, explore concepts and options for building, and see that the team of professionals responsible for your project gets the job done to your highest standards.

Modus Architecture is proud to have worked on a diverse range of projects throughout the Northwest. We have selected the best examples of our work for your viewing including the Front 5 Building, Idaho’s first LEED for New Construction Certified building and J’s Ultimate Hand Car Wash, 2006 recipient of the Award of Merit in Architecture from the AIA Idaho Chapter.

North End Organic Nursery logoNorth End Organic Nursery

The Northwest only all-organic nursery and garden center specializing in Organic- Non-GMO seeds, organic soils, pest and weed controls as well as native, xeric and edible landscape and garden plants!


Urban Liaison logoDSUrban Liaison

A community lifestyle magazine serving the Treasure Valley.


Sage_Logo_transparentSage Yoga & Wellness

Sage & Wellness offers mind-body health through dynamic movement, meditation, and bodywork. You will leave each session feeling invigorated yet calm, centered in your truth and ignited on all levels of your being. Whether you are a beginning student establishing a footing or an experienced student with a deeper practice, Sage Yoga & Wellness is the place to inspire your yoga journey.

Site Based Energy SBE LOGO VECTORSite Based Energy

Site Based Energy, LLC. (SBE)  is a full service energy management and renewable energy engineering, procurement and construction firm with over 45 years in combined experience in energy business and construction.  SBE provides a broad range of comprehensive energy solutions including design and implementation of energy savings projects, energy infrastructure, power generation and energy supply.  SBE performs in-depth project analysis, designs energy solutions, installs designed systems, and maintains systems to ensure energy savings during the payback period.  Our primary market sectors include: agricultural, industrial, municipal, commercial, institutional and hospitality.

toeuTo Entertain U, LLC

Creating community creativity through live music, arts and entertainment is the mission of the locally owned and operated music booking, event planning and marketing firm, TO Entertain U, LLC.  As a fifth generation Idahoan, the companies owner Seth Brown is an avid outdoor enthusiast and is always doing what he can to help promote a cleaner, greener environment and community.  TO Entertain U is one of the major sponsors and entities responsible for making the Idaho Green fest possible.


BUILDING COMMUNITY SPONSORS: $500 to $999 in cash contribution

Bittercreek Alehouse

Bittercreek Alehouse strives to be a thoughtful member of a sustainable culture by engaging in utility efficiencies, worm composting, sincere community building, and obsession with our food foot print.

Boise Bike Share/Valley Ride

Boise Bike Share in a new on-demand transit alternative that will launch sometime during the summer of 2014. In concert with Valley Ride, the community’s transit provider, Boise Bike Share and mass transit can provide users a seamless and environmentally-friendly way of getting from home to office and back. And once in the downtown area, bike share provides emissions-free transportation for meetings and errands.

McClendon Engineering, Inc.

McClendon Engineering, Inc. has worked with a variety of clients from construction industry professionals to homeowners to design sustainable and responsible structures by using either green materials or implementing green construction practices into our structural designs. Sarah McClendon, owner of McClendon Engineering, was the first licensed Structural Engineer in the state of Idaho to be a LEED Accredited Professional.

PERSONAL COMMITMENT SPONSORS: up to $499 in cash or in-kind contribution

Hooligans Pub

Hooligans Pub is a fun and friendly beer and wine bar that has been proudly serving the southwest Boise neighborhood for over ten years. Hooligans provides good jobs to its employees and contributes to the social fabric of the community by supporting various organizations in the Treasure Valley. Last year, Hooligans Pub implemented a recycling program in support of the mission of the Idaho Green Fest!

META (MicroEnterprise Training Association)

META’s Growing Green Businesses Project was launched in January 2011 with support from The Northwest Area Foundation to help create green businesses and jobs across southwest Idaho. Our green business clients receive expert advice on all aspects of their business as well as access to our Green Loan Fund in order to launch, strengthen, or expand their green businesses.