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SFC Membership Benefits Your Company & Our Future!

       BUILD YOUR BRAND

■ Put the SFC Member Seal on your website and marketing materials.

■ Use the SFC ad template to highlight your commitment.

■ Use the print-ready ad with your logo and an SFC endorsement that you know your furnishings.

■ Display your SFC window decals and table tents, and distribute SFC brochures and cards.

■  Use SFC promotional materials — bags, water bottles, notebooks, etc. branded with your logo and SFC member seal.

■ Publish a press release about your membership — download guidance from the members-only section of sustainablefurnishings.org.

■ Earn extra attention with SFC Exemplary Member Recognition, at the Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum level. Achieving Exemplary Recognition takes a little effort but is no additional cost in dues.
 

GET MORE BUSINESS FROM SUSTAINABLEFURNISHINGS.ORG

■ Make the most of your landing page on sustainablefurnishings.org, where visitors see your logo, a product shot, and a paragraph including keywords about your company. They’ll find you through our “Find an Eco-Friendly Company…” searchable database, so make sure you include all the important keywords.

■ Traffic to sustainablefurnishings.org is supported by our PSA ad campaign, run in national trade and consumer magazines, with a total of over 5 million in readership! Let us know what YOUR customers read and we will seek media partnerships with those publications.

■ Sponsor the SFC website.

■ Sponsor SFC events — by webinar, in-store, at Markets, at your factory, on Earth Day, any day!

 

EDUCATE YOURSELF, YOUR STAFF, YOUR CUSTOMERS

■ Attend a GREENleaders Certified Sustainability Training to become a Certified GREEN AP —

as an SFC member company, you get a 20% discount on tuition!

■ Train staff with “Green Furnishings 101,” available for download.

■ Use our annual consumer research report and our papers “Guidance Towards a Toxin-Free Furniture Industry” and “Waste Reduction Resource Guide”, and other resources in the Members Only section of

sustainablefurnishings.org.

■ Attend the FREE “Sustainability Essentials” webinar, monthly on the 3rd Thursday at noon eastern.

■ Request customized training for your staff to help them tell your sustainability story in a more compelling way.

■ Schedule a learning event for your customers, #SustainableSaturdays or Earth Day Any Day — ask us for the support we can provide.


NETWORK

■ Ask for an introduction! You have privileged access to fellow-members, including our supplier, manufacturer, and media members. Members love to do business with each other and we love to make the introductions.

■ Network at our market mixers and events.

■ You have communication access to our opt-in list of over 15,000 contacts via special offers to your 400 fellow members in our GREENflash newsletter. Send us your special offer!

■ We post your news on social media to our entire network — Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.