Partnering Merchants


Please support the following businesses who support Bridging The Gap.

 

Klean Kanteen

Over the past 11 years, Klean Kanteen has donated on a consistent basis, which has provided 2 boreholes, sanitation, and training in hygiene to two African villages.  BTG can’t thank them enough!  BTG Market is proud to sell KK Bottles.


       
    
                           

There is nothing better then a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich.  Great Harvest has been donating yummy bread for the past seven Years at the W4W.  Thank you, Julie and Jaime!



              
          



Half a Bubble Out

This is the fourth year that Half a Bubble Out has donated their creative skills and time to create our advertisements for the local newspapers. Kathyrn also creates the commercial for local radio stations.




Chico Enterprise Record

Enterprise Record has helped BTG in so many ways: Full Featured articles, Advertisements for BTG’S Annual Walk4Water, and keeping you posted about BTG’S Happenings.



916 Skin


Tatja, the owner of 916 Skin, has donated a $90 gift certificate to promote BTG.  Like or share a post of Bridging the Gap by Giving on FaceBook and your name will be put in a drawing.  The winner will be announced on October 31st.




Fifth Sun

BTG is pleased to hear that Fifth Sun will be printing our T-Shirts for the 9th Annual Walk4Water.  Thank you, Fifth Sun!



Sweetwater Day Spa

Even before their doors opened for business and for the past four years, Sweetwater Day Spa has supported Bridging the Gap and global sweet water with monthly donations, door prizes for our events, and contributing to BTG's administrative tasks!  They have a beautiful new location now at 40 Declaration Drive in Philadelphia Square.  Go and enjoy a day of sweet pampering!


Click here to take a complete  photo tour of the new location.






Recently, I met with Caroleigh Pierce to go over how Klean Kanteen has supported BTG for the past eight years.  They have generously give to our thirsty world.  Klean Kanteen was BTG’s first Corporate Sponsor, so I appreciate their partnership and I like selling their bottles for a good cause!

                                      



C&C

This will be the 3rd year for C&C Storage be a Corporate Sponsor for the Walk 4 Water on March 5th.  Their gift will be matched 3 to 1 by Water Africa/World Vision. Be a Corporate Sponsor and have your gift matched.



 

Deb Sprague

Deb Sprague, who now is an independent realtor in Chico, has been supportive of BTG from the start, and is one of the first Corporate Sponsors for our upcoming WalkWater on March 5, 2016. She was able to have her donation matched 3 to 1!  

                        

                       
    
  



Taste

We want to thank Lora Adams for catering BTG’s Annual appreciation dinners.

Call Lora at 530-566-4227 for all your catering needs

                           


 

Creative Composition Inc

              

            

A big thank you goes out to Creative Composition for doing the printing of our once a year newsletter.




 

Incrediwear is a new corporate sponsor for BTG. Their socks and braces can be bought at BTG Market.


 

Grayc Glass

Courtney Gray, the owner of grayc glass donated her time at the W4W to manage BTG Market.  Courtney Gray designs custom handmade fused glass lighting, jewelry, and art.


Check out her work on her website:

www.graycglass.com


        
 
    


 


Walk4Water Corporate Sponsors


916 Skin                               Deb Sells                                   Incrediwear                                     Radio Chico                    

Beatniks                               Dutch Bros                                In Motion Fitness                              Recology

Bidwell Perk                         Ely Prudent Portfolios                Kirshner Wild Life                            Starbucks Coffee

C & M Automotive                 Enterprise-Records                    Klean Kanteen                                 Sweetwater Spa

C & C Storage                       Fifth Sun                                   La Cocina Economica                       Taste

CalWater Services                 FunLand                                    Law Offices of Alan Burchett           The Loft

Charter Media                      Golden Key Spa                          Mim’s                                              

Chico News & Review           Great Harvest                             Mountain Sports

Creative Composition           Half A Bubble Out                       North Valley Eye Care

Cross Fit                              Hyalite Investment INC               Oogolow Enterprises


 

Beatniks & Cal Java


Being able to sell BTG’S Market merchandise from Beatniks and Cal Java has given 150 Africans clean water, sanitation, and training in hygiene for life.  We not only thank the owners, but also all the shoppers. Beatniks and Cal Java sold $10,000 of BRG Market’s merchandise in 2014 which will drill a borehole in Africa!


 
    

Recology




We want to thank Recology Waste Company for supporting the 6th Annual Walk4Water.  Their company made a difference for good.




 

The Loft

                  
         


Jan Troth, the owner of The Loft, volunteered her time, contributed financially, and

contributed to gift baskets for raffle prizes.  She has been a long time Friend of

the W4W and now she is a Corporate Sponsor.



 

FunLand



This the 3rd year that Funland has donated 200 skating passes young people under 18.  Be sure to pick up your Packet of goodies at Beatniks (1387 E 8th St) April 4th from 11am to 3pm.


 

Great Harvest


There is nothing better then a Peanut Butter and Jam Sandwich.  Great Harvest has been donating yummy bread for the past seven Years at the W4W.  Thank you, Julie and Jaime!


  

 
  


 

Starbucks




“To inspire and nurture the human spirit-one person, one cup and one neighborhood at a time.” -Starbucks Mission Statement


We thank Starbucks for supporting the W4W from the beginning. Starbucks employees volunteer to set up, walk, help walker’s collect water at the 2k and donate financially to Bridging the Gap.  Thank you for making a difference. 



 

North Valley Eye Care




North Valley Eye Care has been promoting the W4W for the past 3 years.  This year they walked as a team, manned the African Art Education Station and donated financially.  We so appreciate their support.


 


 

Satava Art Glass





This beautiful piece of art, the Gold Ruby Side Swimmer Jellyfish, was donated by Satava Art Glass to the W4W’S Silent Auction.  You may view it at Bridging The Gap Market on March 26th from 10 am to 12 pm, April 2nd from 3 to 7pm, at T Bar during W4W’S Packet Pick Up on April 5th from 3 to 7pm, and at the Walk4Water on April 6th.  The piece of art is valued at $800 and the silent auction bid will begin at $350.



 

Radio Chico



Radio Chico will be sponsoring the Walk4Water for the second time, we appreciate their help in getting the news out to our community.


 

California Water Company


For the past four years, California Water Service Company has partnered with BTG by financially giving to our thirsty world and helping to educate our community about the importance of water conservation. This year, they will continue to support BTG financially and you will see their staff manning two educational stations: Women of Strength and Water Tasting.






 

Oogolow Energy Bar


We appreciate snacking on Oogolow Energy Bars after doing the Walk4Water.  Be sure to drop by the Saturday morning Farmers' Market and pick up a few!




 

In Motion Fitness



In Motion Fitness has donated a three month family membership to BTG the past three years as one of the W4W prizes. This year, Brian and Cassie Faith and their boys will enjoy the club for the summer months.




 

R.W.Knudsen



We thank the Knudsen Company for donating their juices, peanut butter and jams for the Walk4Waters!





 

Lundberg Family Farm



Lundberg Family Farm, another local company, have supported the water walk by providing their healthy Rice Chips.  Water Walkers have enjoyed the Rice Chips for the past three years that Lundberg Rice Family Farms have provided.  Yum!  Be sure to buy a bag of chips when you shop as a way to say thanks to the Lundberg family for their generosity.






 

Tea Bar & Fusion Cafe




We thank T Bar for hosting the Walk4Water’s Packet Pickup! Please enjoy a refreshing drink and dinner after you pick up some coupons and your shirt, if you ordered one. All optional pledges should be turned in at this time. Online registration is still available by clicking here, and registration will be available at the T Bar during the packet pickup.



 

Campus Bicycles




Budd Schwab the owner from Campus Bicycles at 330 Main Street is donating a $250 gift certificate for the Optional Pledge Program of this year’s Water Walk.



 

Chico News and Review


For the past two years, you found out about the Walk4Water because of the Chico News and Review's generosity of providing commercial time to Bridging The Gap.


 

Mountain Sports




Mountain Sports was the first local business to reach out to Bridging The Gap. We started selling our handcrafted necklaces from Uganda two years ago. This year they donated a gift certificate for a Water Walk prize.







 

Refresh




For three years Refresh has been a corporate sponsor by donating prizes to the W4W. Jamie, the owner displays and sells our merchandise at Refresh at no cost to BTG. At this time Refresh is offering a 50% off coupon for pedicures when you by a pair of sandals from BTG market.



 

Rio Lindo Dental Association




Rio Lindo Dental Association donated funds to support Bridging The Gap’s 2nd Water Walk.  I also want to thank the staff for shopping at Bridging The Gap’s Market.  Dr. Brian Lange is my choice for a dentist.





 

La Cocina Economica




La Cocina gave a coupon to all water walkers for a free taco.  La Cocina is a fun place to eat and the food is yummy.



 

Fleet Feet


Fleet Feet will again be featuring Bridging The Gap's Water Walk from April 12th through April 18th. When you shop at Fleet Feet mention Bridging The Gap's Water Walk and 10% of your purchase will be donated to Bridging The Gap.



Fleet Feet will be featuring Bridging The Gap's Water Walk from March 7th-March 21st. When you shop at Fleet Feet mention Bridging The Gap's Water Walk and 10% of your purchase will be donated to Bridging The Gap.



 

Sports LTD



2010

This year a 20” Electra Townie Bike will be a prize for a 12 & under who raises the most money for BTG’s Pledge Program.


2009

Sports LTD donates a children's bike for a prize in the Water Walk. One of the children who raises the most money for Bridging The Gap will win a new bike! Bridging The Gap's cards are on sale at Sports LTD.


 

Ray Morgan




The Ray Morgan Company is one of the corporate sponsors for the first citywide Water Walk in Chico on March 21, 2009 and graciously they will repeat their sponsorship this year.


 

Reel Dreams Productions




Reel Dreams Productions is a Chico based small town production company with global results. Luke Scherba, the owner, will be the videographer for the 2nd water walk.  He has also become Bridging The Gap By Giving’s Facebook Administrator and provides BTG updates.




 

Hignell and Hignell




Hignell and Hignell have donated funds to support the Water Walk for two years.



 

Andante Alpacas





Thanks to Susan Crane for bringing the alpacas to the Christmas Boutique.



 

Chico Sports Club




Chico Sports Club donated a year membership for the adult Water Walker who raises the most money through pledges. Nancy Laymon was the recepient of the one year membership.



 

ChicoBag




Another corporate sponsor, ChicoBag is donating a portion of the cost for the ChicoBag that will be on sale at the Water Walk.


 

Charter Media




You found out about the Water Walk because of Charter Media's generosity of providing commercial time to Bridging The Gap.


Charter Media has sponsored a booth once a month for the summer at Farmer's Market.


For more information on Charter Media call Tracie Devlin at 530-345-6587.






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