Purchase goods from local artists and venders
Supporting local businesses and individuals strengthens our community and economy, while cutting down on transportation impacts.
Purchase argriculture from local farms.
We live in a rich agricultural area. Connect with local farms and farmer’s markets.
Commit to serving only sustainable and consciencious seafood and meat products.
A first step in serving sustainable seafood options is MBA’s Seafood Watch program, which lists regional seafood choices into three categories of Best, Good Alternative and Avoid.
Get Involved Locally
San Diego Oceans Foundation leads community supported programs that promote ocean sustainability.
Support Farm Animal Welfare
Purchase egg and meat products from farms that ensure animal welfare.
Serve grass-fed beef with the ‘Certified Humane’ or ‘Animal Welfare Approved’ certification.
Commit to serving fresh and organic foods.
Encourage employees and customers to bike, walk and use public transportation.
Have a bike incentive program for customers.
Provide your employees with equitable opportunities.
Together we will raise the quality of life within our community. Provide your employees with a more than livable wage, new opportunities, health care whenever possible and always safe working conditions.
Provide employees with heathcare coverage.
Access to healthcare coverage raises everyone’s quality of life. Strive to provide your employees with a healthcare plan.
San Diego’s Living Wage Calculator.
Share best practices
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or directly on our FaceBook page, and let us know about the initiatives at your business. By telling your story you help build a strong community among all businesses in North Park.