The important work by this organization and their long streak of environmental successes is enough to warrant the support from those who are concerned about the total environmental integrity of our great state of Oregon.
Mountain Rose Herbs does all it can to help our good friends at Beyond Toxics by paying for some of their printing costs, donating necessary funds for action campaigns, sponsoring their annual events, and distributing timely and important campaign materials. If you live in Oregon and want to ensure a healthy and vibrant landscape within our lovely state, please support them in any way you can.
Since 1971, BRING has provided the community with creative recycling services through their Reuse Store and community education programs. As a zero waste company, Mountain Rose Herbs relies on valuable organizations like BRING to upcycle office furniture and supplies. Since 2011, Mountain Rose has been a certified RE:think business, undergoing an assessment and consultation to reduce waste and maximize energy efficiency.
Mountain Rose Herbs is proud to have converted to 100% renewable energy by transferring its conventional electrical power usage to renewable energy sources, credits, and development through the Carbonfund. Learn what you can do to lessen your carbon footprint by visiting Carbonfund.
Cascades Raptor Center
This organization fosters a connection between people and bird predators in the Pacific Northwest. We are lucky to have them here in Eugene, Oregon. Through wildlife rehabilitation and public education, staff and dedicated volunteers work to rehab and release orphaned, sick, and injured birds. Mountain Rose Herbs supports the Center by distributing information and adopting permanent bird residents of the Center annually.
A truly necessary organization in the Pacific Northwest that is dedicated to protecting the forests, waters, and wildlife of the Cascadia region. These fine folks aggressively promote a more compassionate and responsible relationship with ecosystems in the land we call home, and we could not imagine our great region without them! Mountain Rose Herbs assists Cascadia Wildlands with substantial annual contributions and event sponsorships.
This organization is smaller than most environmental groups and they could use all they help they can get, so please visit them online!
Center for Biological Diversity
Without a complex habitat full of multi-tiered species, scientists unanimously agree that our world would be rendered useless and infertile. Mountain Rose Herbs has chosen to support the work of this tireless organization, which is the nation's leading defender of imperiled wildlife across the world. Their main mission is to secure a future for all species, great or small, that are hovering on the brink of extinction. Mountain Rose Herbs is proud to be an annual financial donor.
Center for Plant Conservation
The mission of the Center for Plant Conservation is to conserve and restore the imperiled native plants of the United States to secure them from extinction. Mountain Rose Herbs relies on the research, restoration, education, and advocacy of the network of 39 leading botanic institutions in the U.S. In gratitude, Mountain Rose supports the Center with an annual financial contribution.
The Cornucopia Institute
Mountain Rose Herbs’ mission aligns completely with that of The Cornucopia Institute, supporting sustainable, organic agriculture and educating consumers, family farmers, and the public. This group of passionate researchers, advocates, and foodies promote economic justice for farmers and producers. The Cornucopia Institute provides scorecards and infographics to help spread information. Please see their website and support their efforts.
We are proud to be an EarthShare Business Member and we have setup a generous employee giving program that connects our staff with like-minded environmental organizations working to protect and defend the places we hold dear. Through this program, Mountain Rose Herbs generates thousands of dollars each year for numerous non-profits in the state of Oregon.
Fair For Life
We are proud to be a Fair For Life certified organization! Thanks to this unique program that goes beyond traditional standards, we are able to guarantee fair compensation for the farmers and producers for many of our teas, herbs, spices, and more, as well as our own staff and internal practices. We wholeheartedly embrace the very mission and motive of this truly phenomenal organization that spearheaded the global Fair Trade movement, and we look forward to our continued partnership with them. If you want to learn more about what Fair Trade means, please visit them.
For the purpose of expressing our adoration for all sentient beings, Mountain Rose Herbs is an annual financial donor to this much loved organization that is committed to providing care for rescued farm animals. In addition to this, we have set them up with a free account where they can order all the materials they need for the holistic care and emergency treatment of rescued farm animals without ever having to pay one penny to us. For those who love animals of all shapes and sizes, this is the organization for you.
Free Tea Party
Mountain Rose Herbs regularly donates organic tea to the Free Tea Party who spend their days traveling the land cultivating community, health-peace, sustainability, and genuine human interaction via a free tea house on wheels. Free Tea Party started in Los Angeles, California and is based around the idea that serving free tea can create positive change. You might see the mobile teahouse at street fairs, herbal conferences, festivals, or parked along a street serving tea somewhere near you.
Friends of Buford Park and Mt. Pisgah
This non-profit organization protects and enhances native ecosystems in the Mt. Pisgah area outside of our beautiful Eugene, Oregon. They have a dedicated trail building crew and lead guided tours through Buford Park’s 2,300 acres of riparian forests, fir groves, and endangered oak savannas and prairies. Mountain Rose sponsors multiple plots in the Native Plant Nursery each year, including Yarrow and Trillium.
Friends of Trees
Mountain Rose Herbs is pleased to support an organization that has a solid track record planting and caring for trees. Since 1989, they've planted more than 450,000 trees in the Portland-Vancouver and the Eugene-Springfield metro areas. As a sponsor of their Green Space Initiative, this partnership is more than just a monetary donation. Mountain Rose Herbs' employees have the opportunity to get their hands dirty to increase urban canopy cover and inspire residents to care for existing trees.
As an active and standing member of Green America, Mountain Rose Herbs has been screened and approved for our commitment to conducting business in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, demonstrating care for their customers, communities, workers, and the environment. Supporting socially and environmentally responsible businesses is an important step in forging an economy that supports social justice, healthy communities, and ecological balance.
Herbalista Free Clinic
Currently spreading herbal support throughout the East Atlanta region, Herbalista Free Clinic (AKA The Herb Bus) provides herbal first aid and earth-based constitutional medicine to underserved populations. We are happy to provide support by donating herbs to be used in their sliding scale herb clinic. Initial consultations are an hour and a half to two hours long and include the creation of a personalized health program. All funds support the services of earth-based care for underserved communities.
Ithaca Free Clinic
One of the few medically integrated free clinics in the United States where patients can receive conventional medical care offered by physician, nurse practitioners, and alternative care from holistic professionals. Ithaca Health Alliance facilitates access to health care for all with a focus on the needs of the uninsured. Health services are 100% free for anyone without health insurance. Mountain Rose happily supports the Ithaca Free Clinic by donating herbs for their holistic professionals like herbalist 7Song.
Long Tom Watershed Council
We know the importance of water both for our business, our employees, and our planet. That’s why we support our local watershed council. Through education and collaboration, this non-profit organization works to improve water quality and watershed ecology. The LTWC helps us maintain our pesticide-free campus, integrated pest management practices, and Salmon-Safe certification. Mountain Rose Herbs supports the LTWC as a member of the Business League and the Amazon Creek Initiative.
McKenzie River Trust
Mountain Rose Herbs is proud to be a scheduled financial contributor to this stellar organization whose mission it is to protect our legacy of healthy rivers within the greater Willamette Valley. In addition to financial assistance, we also assist the McKenzie River Trust with the promotion and sponsorship of their events. If you live in Oregon and love rivers, support them.
Middle Fork Willamette Watershed Council
As a volunteer-based organization, the Middle Fork Willamette Watershed Council provides a crucial service to monitor and improve water quality in our area. Along with an annual contribution, Mountain Rose Herbs is proud to partner with them on restoration projects and to sponsor and promote events. We support their mission to restore and sustain the ecological integrity of riparian habitats for this and future generations to enjoy.
Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service
Mountain Rose Herbs is a regular financial contributor for this inspiring organization, and we are one of the leading sponsors of their annual Upper Midwest Organic Farming Conference. Please support them and their work by helping to transform agriculture into a sustainable organic system of farming that is ecologically sound, economically viable, and socially just. An indispensable organization for the organic movement and of particular interest to those that live in the Upper Midwest Region.
Mount Pisgah Arboretum
Mount Pisgah is a non-profit operation nesting on a 209 acre living tree museum full of diverse terrain and natural ecosystems. In total, 67 families, 231 genera, and 339 species have been identified at the luscious site including several species of introduced trees. The arboretum is committed to using an ecologically sound approach to all aspects of site development and maintenance. Throughout the year, several educational programs are hosted on site by Mount Pisgah including the Wildflower Festival and the Mushroom Festival, both sponsored by Mountain Rose Herbs. Other educational programs include walks and workshops and spring and fall discovery tours for elementary school classes.
Native Fish Society
The Native Fish Society advocates for the recovery of wild, native fish and promotes the stewardship of the habitats that sustain them. We want our employees and every living creature to have the opportunity to enjoy the rivers and streams that make this a wonderful place to live. Mountain Rose is a corporate member of this group and we encourage you to learn more about their work to conserve, protect, and restore native fish for future generations.
NextStep is a true asset in our community, providing technology and training to children and adults with barriers while protecting the environment and community from hazardous waste. We donate gently used electronics for resale at the ReUse Store and give them broken electronics to be recycled in a responsible way. Recently, we found a way to give block Styrofoam a second life and keep it out of the landfill by donating it to NextStep for them to use for shipping refurbished electronics. Learn more about this volunteer-based non-profit electronic recycler.
Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides
A truly informative, resourceful, and action oriented organization that we are proud to support. Mountain Rose Herbs assists NCAP in disseminating information and action alerts to the public concerning pressing pesticide issues, and in the promotion of pesticide-free living. In addition to this, we make annual donations to their numerous campaigns and we are one of the primary sponsors at their annual event. Check out their website to get printable brochures and flyers on pesticides, lawn poisons, alternatives to harmful chemicals, resources for the home and garden tips.
Occupy Medical runs a free clinic on Sundays where people with or without health insurance can come to get treated and served. A group of dedicated health care professionals and support personnel who believe healthcare is a basic human right that must be made accessible to everyone, regardless of ability to pay. Delivering high quality medical services to the Eugene-Springfield community a large, their mobile medical clinic provides primary care in the towns and cities where the need exists, at a convenient time, and manner appropriate for the populations served. Mountain Rose Herbs not only happily donates herbs for use in their clinic but we also have staff members who regularly volunteer through our Paid Time for Community Involvement program.
Olympia Free Clinic
The Olympia Free Herbal Clinic offers personalized health consultations, natural remedies, educational workshops, an in-house reference library, resources and referrals to other low/no-cost health services, and no-cost or sliding scale appointments with practitioners of alternative medicine. Mountain Rose Herbs proudly supports the Olympia Free Clinic by donating herbs for their consultation, remedies, and workshops, as well as sponsors their annual herbal conference.
Oregon Wild is one of Oregon's finest environmental organizations fighting for the preservation of our wild and open places and all of the critters that live within them. From salmon protection to the west and wolf introduction to the east, we believe that Oregon would not be the special place to work, live, or play without the efforts of Oregon Wild. Currently, Mountain Rose Herbs is one of their largest tier financial supporters and we sponsor every Wild Wednesday event that they produce. If you love the wild splendor of Oregon, you must support this organization.
Organic Consumers Association
A much needed resource to help protect the integrity of organic products and the rights of organic consumers! Mountain Rose Herbs is a monthly financial donor, and we assist them in their campaigns for truthful labeling, GMO free markets, and the protection of organic standards. Every organic seeking consumer should check out this organization.
Organic Growers School
For those of you who live near the Carolinas, we recommend connecting with the stellar organization that provides organic growing skills, education, and networking opportunities to those that want to start or enhance their own sustainable agriculture system. Mountain Rose Herbs is a proud sponsor of the Organic Growers School Annual Conference and we routinely donate to them for special events.
Organic Seed Alliance
Mountain Rose Herbs is a regular financial contributor and seed information distributor for this desperately needed organization that supports the ethical development and stewardship of organic agricultural seed. They accomplish their goals through collaborative education and research programs with organic farmers and other seed professionals. If you require information on organic and non-gmo seed types, stocks, and producers, this is the organization to visit!
Pacific Rivers Council
Mountain Rose Herbs maintains a close and intimate relationship with Pacific Rivers Council, which is an organization that protects, defends, and enhances rivers throughout the Pacific Northwest. We assist this organization through financial contributions, periodically engage in new member outreach, and work with them on developing marketing materials to help reach a wider audience. If you love healthy rivers, and want to keep them that way, you must support the work of Pacific Rivers Council.
Pesticide Action Network
Mountain Rose Herbs is a regular financial contributor for this active organization who is at the forefront of the pesticide reform movement! In addition to this we also donate products to their charity events and we distribute pesticide use information on their behalf. Anyone concerned about the excessive use of pesticides must give this group a moment of their time.
America’s native predators need your help. Join forces with an extremely unique wildlife advocacy organization to protect keystone species in our country. Predator Defense works to spearhead legislation, monitor government agencies, and provide information to the public, reporters, and elected officials. Mountain Rose Herbs supports this non-profit with financial contributions and by distributing educational literature.
The Rodale Institute’s mission truly aligns with that of Mountain Rose Herbs. “Through organic leadership we improve the health and well-being of people and the planet.” For more than 60 years, this group has been researching organic agriculture, sharing best practices, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about the health benefits of eating organic. Mountain Rose is a financial supporter and we encourage everyone to learn more about the Rodale Institute.
Street Level Health Clinic
We are proud to donate herbs to the Oakland-based grassroots organization dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of underserved urban immigrant communities in the Bay Area. The Street Level Health Clinic not only brings health care to the uninsured through their free health screening and patient health navigation program but they also provide temporary assistance for those with basic needs in food, clothing and support as well as addresses the root causes of poor health by empowering and supporting low-wage immigrant workers to be active participants in their lives, their families, and their communities. Street level health clinic is working to tackle institutional and systemic barriers to health equity through advocacy and coalition building with organizations committed to building power for disenfranchised communities.
United Plant Savers
Since their inception, Mountain Rose Herbs has financially contributed to and actively co-campaigned with this organization.
We follow their recommendations for threatened species and make decisions to either stock or discontinue botanicals based on their notifications concerning the status of particular plants, and we sponsor their annual events and make substantial financial contributions to them as well. Their mission is to ensure healthy stands of threatened or endangered medicinal plants and they offer information on planting your own endangered herb garden. This is a fun site with loads of advice, a newsletter and membership services. Become a member today!
Walama Restoration Project
This grassroots non-profit organization serves our community by protecting and enhancing riparian areas, forests, and grassland ecosystems. They are a savvy group that couples education with action as they work to raise awareness and inspire change. Mountain Rose Herbs supports this group through an annual financial contribution and by helping to disseminate literature. We have also partnered with WRP for employee-led volunteer project through the Mountain Rose River Project.
Since 1985, WaterWatch has protected and restored water to Oregon’s rivers, streams and lakes for fish, wildlife and people. WaterWatch was the first organization in the West to seek structural reform of antiquated water laws to protect and restore our rivers. Mountain Rose Herbs supports this important organization with an annual financial contribution. Learn more and get involved to protect the natural flows in Oregon rivers today.
Western Environmental Law Center
This public interest law firm has a list of accomplishments as high as the mighty Sequoia trees grow and as impressive as the rushing western waters home to our beloved salmon. They use the power of law to defend and protect majestic landscapes, iconic wildlife, and rural farming communities. Mountain Rose Herbs supports WELC with annual financial contributions, event sponsorships, and a matching gift.
Where would we be without our pollinators? The Xerces Society works to protect wildlife through conservation of invertebrates and their habitats so we never have to find out. Using advocacy, education, and applied research, the Society is working on our behalf and Mountain Rose gives thanks with an annual financial contribution. Please consider supporting this fantastic organization.