CascadiaNow! (CN!) values collaboration and partnerships. To ensure that all partnerships and sponsorships help CN! to further its mission, the following criteria should be used to determine whether a company or organization is a good fit as a CN! partner or sponsor:
1. CN! partners should have a demonstrated a commitment to the betterment of Cascadia and should have organizational or business practices that align with CN!’s Guiding Values.
2. CN! partners should abide by the following CN! organizational policies: the Diversity Inclusion Policy and the Kindness Policy.
3. When possible, CN! prefers partners that have all, or a significant portion of, their operations within the Cascadia bioregion.
The CN! Board of Directors has the authority to respectfully decline partnership with or sponsorship from any organization or company that they determine does not meet the above criteria.