SFC Membership is open to all companies involved in any way in the home furnishings industry. There are three kinds of membership:
- Qualifying Member: Open to all companies with verified intent to improve their sustainability
- Exemplary Member: Companies can earn Exemplary Recognition at the Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum levels, based on specific levels of proven performance.
- Contributing Partner: Open to companies interested in SFC's help in walking their sustainability path.
There is no difference in dues between membership types. The distinctions are based on merit and designed to distinguish the characteristics of qualifyfing member companies as well as truly exemplary performance. We hope that the Best Practices Agreement portion of our application and the Exemplary Requirements will provide guidance for companies throughout the home furnishings industry. We are pleased to identify significant milestones for continuous improvement.
To apply as a Contributing Partner, please sign the pledge, indicating that you align with SFC's values.
To apply as a Qualifying Member, please fill the form below, indicating which Best Practices apply to your operations.
To be recognized as an Exemplary Member, please fill the form below, indicating which Best Practices apply to your operations, and then email your fulfillment of the Exemplary Manufacturer Requirements or Exemplary Retailer Requirements to email@example.com.