Major Sponsors

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Ideal Rental has been a strong supporter of SWITMO for years. Not only do they support financially, they also allow us the use of equipment for trail projects.
Powerful Husqvarna trimmer saw purchased with grant money from Williams Pipeline and Farmers Equipment Company with grants received for 2014. Williams Pipeline grant for 2015 for tools and work on Anderson Mountain. Farmers Equipment Company grant for 2015 for trail work expenses.
Farmers Equipment Company
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Skagit Community Foundation
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Skagit Community Foundation grant was used for the purchase of these trail tools in 2013. Skagit Community Foundation fuel grant in 2014.
PSE Foundation
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The $2300 Puget Sound Energy Foundation grant allowed SWITMO to purchase the following safety equipment in 2014. President Gene Joy stands beside the equipment that was purchased. The safety equipment consists of a portable, lightweight defibrillator; an up-to date medical kit with Sam splints and Quick Clot packets; a satellite SPOT emergency locator with a one year membership; 25 pair of quality safety glasses; four radios for quick communication between trail work teams; two snatch blocks with safety stops and cable clips for safer cable crossings; two heavy-duty harnesses for power trimmers making the power trimming work easier and safer for the users; and a climbing safety helmet for a volunteer to use in dangerous situations. In January 2107 the Foundation gave a $500 grant which will be used for trail projects.

Sarah Nevares of Sierra Pacific Industries hands Duane Melcher of SWITMO a check for $500 from the Sierra Pacific Foundation. SWITMO Board members Gene Joy and Marv Remillard look on. The $500 will purchase light-weight heavy-duty aluminum loppers, folding saws, scabbard saws, and new cables and clamps for heavy hand winches.

Skagit Audubon Hikers enjoying a May 2014 snowshoe hike near Washington Pass in the North Cascades. Yearly they give a sizable donation to SWITMO.
SWITMO President Gene Joy standing by tools purchased with funds from the Sierra Pacific Foundation and Skagit Audubon Hikers. Tools include handles for broken Pulaskis, 50 pounds of 8-inch spikes for puncheon walks and bridges, cable clamps, cables, folding saws, a scabbard saw, three strong loppers, fire extinguishers for power equipment bags, files, and dust masks.

Christianson's Nursery of Mount Vernon WA since 2013 has given SWITMO roses and other plants and trees worth many thousands of dollars. Christianson's Nursery is located west of Mount Vernon at 15805 Best Road.

Skagit Horticulture, a Mount Vernon WA wholesale annual and perennial grower, donated thousands of dollars worth of colorful annuals and perennials to SWITMO since 2014.

Skagit-Whatcom-Island Trail Maintaining Organization
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