Businesses & Organizations

  • Colleen Forbes Colleen Forbes - Midwifery Care/ LifeCycle Nutrition Colleen Forbes is a Licensed Midwife and Nutritional Therapy Practicioner. She has been providing holistic prenatal, birth and postpartum care to families choosing to birth at home in Lane County since 2002. As a Nutritional Therapy Practioner, she provides comprehensive assessments of individual wellness and nutritional status and works to optimize her clients health and wellness.
  • Hummingbird Wholesale Logo Hummingbird Wholesale Family owned and operated, Hummingbird Wholesale (HW) is a bulk food distributor offering organic, local, and regional food crops and grocery items to co-ops and markets throughout the Pacific Northwest and northern California.  Hummingbird Wholesale is focused on being a positive force for change in the food industry. 
  • Incubator Kitchen A shared use commercial kitchen available on an hourly basis, this kitchen was created to strengthen the local food economy and to further local food resiliency by assisting established and aspiring food entrepreneurs in our community. Many potential food producers are deterred from entering the market by the high cost of constructing a certified kitchen. This model offers an affordable shared kitchen under the guidance and partnership of an established local sustainable food business (Hummingbird Wholesale) and other allied partners.
  • Lane County Farmer's Market The mission of the Lane County Farmer's Market is to further the health of the entire community by enhancing the viability of producing and marketing Oregon grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, flowers, plants and animal products through a democratic association which advances the shared values of the Market community.
  • ImageMomentum Therapies Momentum Therapies believes in providing competent, sensitive, body work that supports, empowers and nurtures you on your own healing path. Dawn and Troy are licensed massage therapists and graduates of the Connecticut school of Integrative Manual Therapy. Their comprehensive approach opens the pathways of the bodies self-healing abilities, and is an effective tool for stress management and addressing the fundamental causes of pain or dysfunction.
  • Placido's Pasta Shop Focusing on sustainable local organic practices, Placido's Pasta Shop - along with sister company O.G. Noodles are proud to offer fresh organic pasta dishes prepared with love and integrity. "Where old-world flavors meet new-school tastes".
  • Rolf Prima Logo Rolf Prima designs, engineers and manufactures high-end, performance bicycle wheels. All of their wheels are hand-built in Eugene, Oregon and can be found in bike shops around the globe.
  • ImageRural Development Initiatives Rural Development Initiatives (RDI) is a nonprofit dedicated to developing leaders, strengthening organizations and activating collaborative networks to enhance economic vitality in rural communities. Established in 1991, to help assist rural communities struggling to recover from the recession in the 1980s, we have worked with leaders from over 350 rural communities in the Pacific Northwest as neutral conveners, facilitators, and advisors. Over 22 years later, RDI is still here helping rural communities build and sustain a better future for themselves with effective and results-oriented leadership training and resources. RDI works in two areas, Leadership Development and Rural Economic Vitality (REV) to help rural communities and people achieve their visions and goals.
  • WFFC logo Willamette Farm and Food Coalition WFFC is a community based non-profit committed to developing a secure and sustainable food system within Lane County, Oregon. Our projects and services facilitate greater understanding of the social, economic, and environmental impacts of our food choices, and promote the purchase of locally grown and produced foods to keep our farms and food businesses viable and to strengthen the local economy.