Community is important to us at Sea to Sky Soils.

Whether it's through awareness, education, employment, partnerships, or donations, Sea to Sky Soils is committed to supporting our community. Below are just a few examples of how we try to make a difference. 

IMG_3049.JPG

charitable donations

Sea to Sky Soils supports a number of community projects through soil donations. These programs primarily support health Some examples of our recipients from 2017 are:

Mount Currie Community Garden

Lil'wat Agriculture Program

Southern Stl’atl’imx Wellness Program

Medicine Wheel (Smudge to Elders)

Vancouver Coastal Health - Mental Health Garden (Pemberton)

IMG_4275.jpg

Partnership with lil'wat nation

We are proud to be in partnership with the Lil'wat Nation. As the landowners of our site, we are committed to the Lil'wat community, and choose to employ the majority of our staff from the First Nation. 

IMG_8429.JPG

speaking engagements

As proponents of sustainability and closing the recycling loop, Sea to Sky Soils participates in several community initiatives and events through speaking engagements. Examples of recent engagements include:

RCBC Annual Conference, Whistler 'The Closed Loop Economy' 

Earth Day Event, Whistler  booth 'The Benefits of Compost'

Presentation at Ts’zil Learning Center

Opening Ceremony at Xet’olacw Community School

EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT 

This video project was made by Quest students in partnership with Sea to Sky Soils and Squamish CAN to promote responsible composting. Follow Tim’s journey through the compost cycle!


Our Partners