Become a Member
By joining as a member, you help build a resilient Sunshine Coast and get awesome perks.
Our members are the heart of One Straw.
Through the support of our members, we’re building a strong, connected local food system, that not only protects, but helps to regenerate our natural world.
Proceeds from membership help to create inclusive food programs and projects, community gardens, events, and support education and research. By joining, you’re an important part of building a connected, resilient community.
Memberships are valid for one year. All proceeds go towards supporting our programs.
Current membership rates:
Individual | 20$
Family | 30$
Business | 50$
What you get as a member
You get deals at select Sunshine Coast retailers
The inside scoop
Newsletters, news, updates, info & resources from One Straw
A vote & a voice
Guide our direction as a Society, vote on Society changes, elect directors, and give input
Tool Lending Library
Access to our by-donation farm, garden and food preservation tools lending program
Advance notice and pre-sales
First dibs on many One Straw Society events and workshops
Event & Workshop discounts
Get a percentage off workshops, series and select One Straw events
Free vendor fees
All farm, garden and food vendor members can sell for free at our market events
Connect with likeminded locals at our meetings
At our One Straw Society partners
With your One Straw Society membership card
10% discount on all plants
10% discount on plant seedlings, seeds, and fruit & nut trees
10% off edible plants (veggies, fruit, nuts and herbs)
10% discount on soils (compost and garden mixes), mulch, and cedar chips
5% off produce & bulk dry goods, 25% wholesale/case lots
More than just the perks, by joining us you’re being the change you want to see in the world.
You’re helping to:
- Support healthy natural resource management on the Sunshine Coast
- Empower the growth of sustainable agriculture
- Encourage ecological stewardship of farm lands, fisheries, forests, and watersheds
- Grow a healthy local economy
- Foster open communication, capacity building, and participation within the community
What better way to thank this beautiful place you call home?
Become a Member
Anyone can become a member! You can be as involved or hands-off as you like. Your membership helps support our work to make the Sunshine Coast food system more resilient.