Thank you to our 2011 Simply Living Fair sponsors and vendors!

Center for Sustainable Living (http://www.simplycsl.org)
The Center for Sustainable Living is a 501c3 nonprofit with the mission of making available information, services, projects and networking opportunities for those interested in exploring ecologically sustainable ways of thinking, living and interacting in our community. We also act as an umbrella organization, sponsoring groups that are interested in starting environmentally minded projects but not quite ready to form their own nonprofit. Our projects include SIREN (Southern Indiana Renewable Energy Network), the Bike Project, Local First Indiana, Eco-Media Project, Bloomington Organic Gardening Association, BTOP (Bloomington Transportation Options for People), Discardia, and more.

SUSTAINING SPONSORS ($300+)

Bloomingfoods (http://www.bloomingfoods.coop/)
Bloomingfoods is celebrating 35 years as a community owned business. A group of people got together in 1976 and created a business that would have a local focus and bring them all the great food they could not find anywhere else. Thirty years later we remain dedicated to good food and good health, excellent customer service, local and regional producers, and giving back to the community we are all a part of.

SUPPORTING SPONSORS ($150-$299)

Bloomington Peace Partners

Gengee LLC (www.gengee.com)
Gengee LLC specializes in many facets of green building, including energy audits, energy dashboards, LEED project management, full HVAC, geothermal, renewables, residential, and commercial MEP designs, building assessments, commissioning, and HVAC systems troubleshooting. Gengee strings together a unique team of experts – tailor made for each project – brought together to fully analyze, balance, and transform buildings into “smart” and “intelligent” living-structures.

Monroe County Government (http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/)
The Monroe County Government is working hard to make our region a better place and is proud to be a sponsor of the Simply Living Fair.

Branches Magazine (http://www.branches.com/)
Branches is a free publication providing a forum for topics including personal growth, the environment, health and well-being, social concerns and spirituality. We are at the forefront of a tremendous growth in interest in topics of personal, cultural and planetary transformation. Our magazine includes a mix of informative narratives, interviews, topical dialogues, how-to articles and thoughtful essays on subjects such as peace, spirituality, integrative medicine, nutrition and meditation.

L. B. Stant (www.lbstant.com)
Bill Stant is an Investment Advisor Representative of Financial West Group (FWG), Member FINRA/SIPC. He is a member of the Progressive Asset Management Network. As an Investment Advisor Representative, Bill specializes in Socially Responsible Investing. Bill also owns L. B. Stant and Associates (LBSA), an Indiana Limited Liability Company operating as a Sole Proprietorship. LBSA offers life, health, disability, and long-term care insurance products to individuals and groups. LBSA is not affiliated with FWG. Bill’s office is next to Yellowwood State Forest in Brown County, Indiana: 3827 Lanam Ridge Rd., Nashville, IN 47448. He can be reached at (812) 988-6793, or by email at wstant@fwg.com. FWG’s supervising branch office can be reached at (410) 751-7054.

Worm’s Way (www.wormsway.com)
Worms Way is the garden enthusiast’s destination. We’re committed to furthering earth-friendly gardening indoors and outdoors by offering the finest selection of innovative year-round gardening products.

Green Sweep Cleaning Company (http://www.greensweepcleaningcompany.com/)

SPROUTING SPONSORS ($80-$149)

Cartridge World (http://www.cartridgeworld.com/usa/usa604)
Cartridge World is your locally owned and operated source for refilled inkjet cartridges and remanufactured laser toner cartridges. All of our products – brand name, compatible, refilled/remanufactured – come with a 100% guarantee. We offer free delivery to local businesses using our electric car.

World Wide Automotive (www.worldwideauto.net and www.wordwideautomotive.blogspot.com)
The mission of World Wide Automotive Service (WWAS) is “Care for the Car, the Customer & the Environment.” WWAS has received environmental awards and recognitions for our work providing the highest quality automotive service while doing so in the most environmentally sound manner. Our new facility (2009) has allowed us to take our commitments even further with a whole host of green elements that not only conserve energy, but make the building a more staff and customer friendly environment.

Ben Brabson

MPI Solar/Mann Plumbing (www.mannplumbinginc.com)
Mann Plumbing & Solar Energy Systems provides state-of-the-art solar panels, eco-friendly plumbing, and radiant floor heating to give you the Earth-friendly home you deserve. We serve the Bloomington area and beyond with plumbers you can trust.

Vendors

Healthy People LLC (www.healthypeoplellc.com)
Healthy People LLC is a traditional naturopathy practice educating clients and communities about natural ways toward better health and wellness. The practice is a mixture of Ayurveda, Western Natural Therapeutics, and a touch of Traditional Chinese Medicine. We focus on diet and lifestyle, with other modalities supplementing these important health factors. We also offer a variety of test kits, including food allergy testing, hair mineral analysis, CDSA, and others. You can also attend our workshops and classes offered throughout the nation, or become a volunteer intern or apprentice.

Global Gifts (www.globalgiftsindy.com)
Global Gifts sells fair trade products that are hand-made by artisans spanning the globe and representing over 35 countries, mostly from the developing regions of the world. Each product helps provide valuable employment for struggling artisans and producers in the developing world.

Local Growers Guild (www.localgrowers.org)
The Local Growers’ Guild is a cooperative of farmers, retailers, and community members dedicated to strengthening the local food economy in southern Indiana through education, direct support, and market connections. The LGG creates a local foods system that provides quality food to communities through direct markets and retailers; preserves the viability of family farms; improves the quality of life for growers; makes food issues visible; and promotes practices that preserve and protect the Earth.

Bloomington Community Orchard (http://www.bloomingtoncommunityorchard.org/site/)

Atlas Healing Services (datlas83@gmail.com)
Daniel Atlas is a Reiki Master and Intuitive Energyworker. He leads workshops on Emotional Freedom Techniques and eastern meditation techniques. He offers one-on-one transformational sessions to help relieve stress, physical pain, emotional traumas, as well as services to deepen meditations, and cleanse the body, mind, and spirit of stagnant and negative energies. He also offers crystal therapy and chakra balancing. He has studied many self-help and yogic techniques over the last 8 years, focusing on energy medicine and psychology, and has great insight on what techniques are best for you at whatever point of life you are in.  At the fair, he will be offering EFT and energywork sessions.

240sweet by Lemley’s Catering (www.240sweet.com)
240sweet Artisan Marshmallows are created by Lemleys’ Catering Executive Chef Alexa Lemley in Columbus, Indiana. Chef Alexa uses local ingrediants (Indiana fruits, Indiana cornstarch, Michigan beet sugar, and Ohio glucose) to create her yummy puffs. With minimal packaging, the puffs are in a clear bag with a cloth ribbon (both made in the USA). No stabilizers, preservatives, artificial colors, or artificial flavors are in the puffs. 240sweet Artisan Marshmallows have been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, INside INdiana Business, Tasting Table and many other media outlets. Please visit our website at http://www.240sweet.com.

Favor Care Organics (www.favorecare09.etsy.com)