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Become a VFM Partner

Each year, Vancouver Farmers Markets invites interest from partners to create an intimate and like-minded group of brands that value local food, sustainability, and healthy communities.

Our partner community provides funding that pays for equipment purchases, operational expenses, and new market research and start up. Sponsorship dollars also helps us facilitate special programs like the Fresh to Families Project. Your sponsorship will support us as we continue to build successful, vibrant markets for Vancouver, which help keep BC farms in production.

We express immense gratitude towards our market partners as they play a crucial role in assisting us with covering expenses for vendors. In doing so, they provide support to small local businesses, many of whom rely on Vancouver Farmers Markets as their primary source of income.

We provide progressive companies and organizations with a distinctive and innovative platform to showcase their dedication to sustainable and healthy communities by contributing to the hosting of lively and inclusive markets.

Interested to know more? Fill out this quick form and we’ll contact you

Would you like to discuss a custom package to become a Vancouver Farmers Market partner? Reach out to Monika Chowdhry and explain what’s your special idea!


Meet our Partners

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Vancouver Farmers Markets is proud to be a 1% For the Planet Non Profit Organization

 

Major Project Support

 

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Over the past 5 years Vancity and the Vancity VISA enviroFund have supported the Vancouver Farmers Markets to start-up new, thriving neighbourhood farmers markets including the Kitsilano Sunday Farmers Market and the all-outdoor Saturday Winter Farmers Market near Nat Bailey Stadium, and in 2012, the Wednesday Main St. Station Farmers Market. Additionally, since 2010, Vancity has supported the Vancouver Farmer Markets by providing project start-up funding to develop infrastructure for our markets and the local food system as a whole.

 

2023-24 Winter Markets Partner

 

PCI Developments is the Winter Season Sponsor for the 2023-24 season.

PCI Developments – Building Complete and Connected Communities through Mixed-Use and Transit-Oriented Development. For over 40 years, PCI has been dependably and responsibly building in Metro Vancouver.

More about PCI Developments.

 

2024 Summer Markets Partners

 

Stilhavn is once again sponsoring the 2024 Kitsilano Farmers Market.

A curated collection of top-performing REALTORS® committed to offering an unparalleled experience throughout your buying and selling journey. Here, we take a cultured approach to real estate, we are distinctly West Coast, and we’re created with you in mind.

Stilhavn. Relationship-driven. Results-focused. Strategy-led. More about Stilhavn.

 

 

Gary Wong Group sponsored the 2023 Riley Park Farmers Market.

As an award-winning REALTOR®, Gary and his team specialize in helping families and investors build long term wealth through building a real estate portfolio. More about Gary Wong Group

 

 

Downtown Vancouver sponsored the 2023 Downtown Farmers Market.

DTVAN a non-profit organization that represents 7,000 business and property owners in the central 90-block area of Vancouver’s downtown core. Supporting them, and making Downtown Vancouver a place where everyone feels welcome, drives the organization. More about DTVAN

 

 

 

BC Hydro’s West End Substation project sponsored the 2023 West End Farmers Market.

BC Hydro powers the province with clean electricity, powered by water. It’s planning a new West End Substation to ensure it can continue to deliver reliable power to homes and businesses in this downtown Vancouver community. Read more about this project, and sign-up for updates, on the West End Substation project webpage.

2023 Market Day Activation Partners

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Membership Drive Giveaway Partner

 

The Bike Doctor has served Vancouver’s cycling community for decades. The Bike Doctor has helped and delighted both new cyclists and experienced riders alike! Our knowledgeable and friendly staff will make sure that every visit ais a worthwhile experience without making customers feel pressured or unwelcome. We also have one of the best service areas in the city, so any repairs or advice you seek can be handled by a professional, experienced mechanic.