Institute for Sustainable Development


Our Sustainable Future - CSU, Chico


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2014 - This Way to Sustainability IX Conference Sponsors

Each year this conference relys heavily on the generous support of our community to host this important conference. If you or your organization are interested in becoming a sponsor of this event please complete our sponsorship form and we will contact you directly.

Conference Host:

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The Institute for Sustainable Development at CSU, Chico provides leadership in the develoment of sustainable solutions to the increasingly complex challenges of tomorrow through on-campus actions and the development of public-private partnerships focused on innovation, communication, conservation, and education.
Contact our office at (530) 898-3333, email us at or visit us in the Student Services Building, Room 464.

This year we are proud to include the following event sponsors:


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Through its Sustainability Fund Allocation Committee, the Associated Students of CSU, Chico is a proud sponsor of the annual This Way to Sustainability Conference.  The AS seeks to enrich the quality of campus life at California State University, Chico and to complement the educational mission of the university providing full actualization of the university experience through student governance, Bell Memorial Union facilities, a broad spectrum of programs, services and integral campus commercial enterprises.


Our Gold Sponsors:

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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., located in Chico, CA, is dedicated to making World-class beer while maintaining a triple bottom line—people, planet, profit.  At Sierra Nevada, sustainable business means recognizing the environmental impacts associated with our brewery operations and making a conscious effort to reduce that impact.  We are committed to leaving the smallest footprint possible without jeopardizing our high standards for quality.  We strive to maintain a healthy balance between artisan brewing, environmental stewardship, social equity and economic stability.
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
1075 E 20th St
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 893-3520


Special Event Sponsors:

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Thank you to our Rawlins Endowed Professorship
The Professor of Environmental Literacy will have the primary responsibility of assuring that all students who enter California State University, Chico are exposed to a variety of learning experiences which inform them of the state of the environment and why it is important that everyone participate in some way to reverse the decline.
Find out more about the Rawlins Endowed Professor of Environmental Literacy at CSU, Chico.



Our Copper Sponsors:

Oxford Suites Chico


In-kind Donors:

A&J Party Center
Ariza Farm
Bidwell Perk
Chico Natural Foods
Floral Native Nursery
Honest Tea

Hotel Diamond
Jamba Juice
Klean Kanteen
Llano Seco Ranch
Lundberg Family Farms
Madison Bear Garden
Muir Glen Organic
Pita Pit

RW Knudsen Family and Santa Cruz Organic
S&S Produce
Woodstocks Pizza