Sponsors support STAR Communities’ critical work — to evaluate, improve and certify sustainable communities. We invite your support in a diversity of ways and can build custom packages to meet your needs.
Get market exposure with the brand benefits of being associated with STAR Communities, the up-and-coming leader in community sustainability. Opportunities available at the Contributor, Leader and Partner level.
Reception & Celebration Host
STAR-Certifications provide a regular opportunity to celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of cities, towns and counties across North America. Join us as a host during one of our planned, annual events or suggest a new event at a partner or regional conference.
Leadership STAR Community Program Support
Sponsor a City or County as they pursue certification through our Leadership STAR Community Program. Your contribution supports a local government team as they participate in our 12-month long program aimed at providing all the support they need to reach STAR-Certification!
We are grateful to a diverse set of supporters who invested in the development of the STAR Community Rating System. These legacy supporters include:
|American Institute of Architects||National Building Museum|
|Argosy Foundation||National League of Cities|
|Bullitt Foundation||Overbrook Foundation|
|City of Chicago, IL||Robert & Patricia Switzer Foundation|
|City of Dallas, TX||Scherman Foundation|
|City of Fayetteville, AR||Siemens|
|City of Portland, OR*||Summit Foundation*|
|City of Santa Monica, CA||Surdna Foundation*|
|City of Seattle, WA||Turner Foundation|
|District of Columbia*||U.S. Department of Energy|
|ESRI||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency|
|Home Depot Foundation||U.S. Department of Transportation|
|Johnson Foundation||U.S. Green Building Council*|
|Kresge Foundation*||Waste Management, Inc.|
|The Kendeda Fund||Westchester County, NY|
*denotes current support