The Summer SunDay Hike is simply would not happen without the incredible generosity of our amazing in-kind donors and sponsors, and we want to recognize their kindness! They will make our hikers feel like the VIP’s that they are.
From the Thank You bags we give to all of our fundraising hikers to the delicious spread of gourmet breakfast, snack, and picnic foods we offer to our hikers as they conquer Mt. Tam, below are the donors and sponsors who have helped us make sure that the Summer SunDay 2016 Hike is a hit!
2016 Summer SunDay Sponsors
We’re so excited that 5M Project by Forest City will be sponsoring our hike once again this year! Right on our outreach route Downtown, 5M is a mixed-use development located at 5th & Mission in SF that connects with the local community and builds on the vibrancy of the neighborhood. Join us in warmly welcoming them.
Longtime friends and supporters of ATC, the incredible San Francisco based bag company, Rickshaw Bagworks, is once again donating our BEAUTIFUL fundraising incentives AND our awesome thank you bag musettes. They help us show our appreciation to our hikers with amazing and locally made bags, and we can’t rave about them enough. We are so very lucky to have such an amazing partner!
Family-owned farmer’s market favorite Affi’s Marin Gourmet is known for their locally grown vegan and vegetarian dips, marinades, and crackers. Thanks to their support, hikers will indulge in some of their delicious dips and crackers at the post-hike picnic.
With world-class cheeses made in nearby Petaluma, Andante Dairy has been making ATC’s community happy for years. Their cheeses are not only found at the best restaurants in the Bay Area, but are also a staple of all of our events. They generously donate pounds of their famous cheese for the post-hike picnic!
Andronico’s Community Markets is a new in-kind donor to the Hike this year! We are thrilled that we will be able to serve our hungry hikers their high-quality, delicious foods. We love their community-oriented, local foods.
Bare Snacks is a first time donor to this year’s Hike, and we couldn’t be more excited to have them on board! Their delicious and healthy fruit chips will be an awesome addition to our gourmet picnic!
Batter Bakery will be providing their delicious scones to this year’s hike, and we can’t wait to devour them! Batter Bakery bakes in small batches, and only uses in season ingredients from local farmers. You can trust that any baked good will be the best of the best! We’re so excited to have such high quality goodies available at our hike.
Based in the Central Valley, Bella Viva is a family company, named after their daughters Vivian and Belle. Bella Viva sell fruit (fresh and dried), nuts, fresh fruit, and chocolate at farmers markets across northern California and to select restaurants. Thanks to their donation of amazing dried fruits, ATC hikers will get all the necessary nutrients to climb to the top of Mt. Tam!
A longtime supporter of ATC events, Bi-Rite is one of our lovely and loyal neighbors here in the Mission, having supported us with their amazing food and with generous donations. They are known for their incredible commitment to the surrounding community. We’re so excited that they’ll be providing a majority of sandwiches this year, going above and beyond for ATC!
Biscuit Bender started contributing to ATC four years ago, and man, have they made an impression. Their biscuits have become famous at our events, and this year, we will get a new creation! Their delectable fritters will be a morning treat for this year’s hikers.
Canyon Market of Glen Park is an independent, full-service market who graciously donated a gift certificate for our Summer SunDay needs! We purchase delicious salads for our picnic lunch.
We are so excited that Cheese Plus is donating their scrumptious high quality sandwiches to the hike! They’re a great local shop, and are first time donors to Summer SunDay. We couldn’t be happier to have them on board!
Clif Bars are tasty and healthy, they give you energy, and they are made with organic ingredients. And, they’re based locally in Berkeley. Delicious and sustainable? Yes, please! The assorted Clif Bars will be available that day to help sustain our hikers throughout both the 3- and the 8-mile trek.
Known for authentic family recipes made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, Colibri serves delicious Mexican cuisine in San Francisco. They have generously donated salads for our hikers to enjoy at our post-hike lunch.
Located just a few blocks from ATC on Valencia Street, we could not be happier that Dandelion Chocolate has donated to our hike for the fourth year in a row! If you have ever been in their café and tasted their phenomenal treats, you’ll know why we were excited to get their chocolate for our rest stops and post-hike picnic.
Della Fattoria has been a longtime supporter of ATC (and our appetites) and donated their delicious, brick-oven-baked, gourmet bread to Summer SunDay! Their café in Petaluma has the yummiest breakfasts and lunch you’ll ever find. Their handcrafted loaves will be the perfect snack for our hungry hikers!
Endorfin Foods was a tremendous hit two years ago as a first time donor, and we couldn’t be more pleased to have their chocolate available once again on Mount Tam! Bay Area based, their mission is to “awaken the senses of chocolate lovers worldwide”. We know all of our ATC chocolate lovers will adore their pure and delectable bars!
Since 2006, Food Should Taste Good has been making a range of chips that are gluten free, cholesterol free, and have zero grams trans fats – but a whole lot of flavor! Thanks to their support, our hikers will get to bite into the crunchy goodness of sweet potato and blue corn tortilla chips post-hike.
Frog Hollow Farms has been a long time supporter of ATC, giving to many events over the years! We are so grateful for their continued support of our work, and can’t wait to share their delicious preserves with our amazing hikers! Check em out at the Ferry Building Farmers’ Market some time!
We’re thrilled to have Golden State Activewear providing our t-shirts for the hike once again. They’ve been wonderful past partners, and will make sure our hikers look good on the trail!
From their family farm in Ripon, CA, G.L. Alfieri makes the best gourmet nuts and brittle in the world. No joke! They are known for their highly addictive quality, but no need to try to kick this habit. Lucky for us, they’re longtime supporters of ATC, and they provide our hikers with their incredible brittle and almonds.
Yukio Hamada and his children grow their fantastic fruit in Kingsburg, CA. Their grapes are the best ones out there, and are a perfectly refreshing treat for hikers who have spent a few hours in the sun!
Pickled vegetables have never tasted so good. Happy Girl Kitchen Co. is a longtime supporter, and will provide our hikers with refreshing pickles to go along with their post-hike picnic! Their pickled products are the best.
Creating organic teas and other beverages out of Bethesda, Maryland, Honest Tea’s bottled tea line includes flavors from lemon to peach to green to mint and back again! They’ll be contributing their delicious teas to quench our hikers’ thirst!
Nectarines, plums, and pluots, oh my! K&J Orchards are fulfilling all of our hikers’ fruit dreams with their incredible produce, all grown in Winters, CA. ATC has been enjoying K&J for years, and we were happy to share with our hikers
We are thrilled that Little Apple Treats will be donating their absolutely amazing caramels to our Hike this year! We can’t wait to sample their creative and delicious flavors, which are sure to be a huge hit!
We’re so thrilled to have LUNA Bars in our Thank You bags this year! Delicious and healthy, we can’t wait for our hikers to indulge in these delicious and protein packed bars!
Mariposa Baking Company is graciously donating their yummy sour cream coffee cake. And it’s gluten free too! Based in Oakland, they create wholesome, hand crafted food using the finest natural ingredients. Next time you are at the Ferry Building, stop in and say thank you. While you’re at it, treat yourself to something in their bakery case. Come on, you know you want to.
If you like your cupcakes bite sized and delicious, then Mission Minis will surely satisfy your sweet tooth! Saving the best for last, you’ll find their treats deliciously satisfying at our post-hike lunch.
Through the MAGIC of collaboration, Mo’ MAGIC seeks to transform the San Francisco community and youth for the better. They partner with organizations such as ATC on a daily basis, and are kind enough to provide the shuttle driver and van transporting ATC staff, volunteers, and hikers to and from the ATC office and Mt. Tam.
We’re so glad to be adding Nana Joe’s to our event this year; their scrumptious and healthy granola will help fuel hikers along their trek to the peak. Nana Joe’s is committed to using as many organic, sustainable, local ingredients as they can, and trust us it shows!
Numi Tea crafts the purest, best-tasting organic tea around! A local company based in Oakland, Numi strives to foster a healthy and thriving global community while inspiring well-being of mind, body, and spirit through their delicious teas.
The story of Safeway began way back in 1915 when a young man purchased a tiny grocery store in a small Idaho town. Over the years, Safeway has grown to over 1,700 stores, but even with their popularity, they still continue to be generous towards their community partners. We’ll be able to use their gift certificates to buy supplies for the hike and picnic!
San Francisco Magazine features all the best places to eat, drink, and have a great time in San Francisco. This year, they will be donating their magazines to be put in our hikers’ Thank You bags!
Longtime friends and supporters of ATC, Social Imprints, a local merchandising company that hires folks coming out of incarceration, homelessness, or addiction, hooked our hikers up once again! They printed beautiful hike t-shirts for each hiker, and we couldn’t be more grateful! With their strong social mission, they are always up for helping out their community. Thanks, Social Imprints!
Our friends at Sports Basement made it happen for the hike with a gift certificate to cover all of our hike needs, as well as items for our Thank You bags! They’re basically the experts in all things outdoors – and sports – related, and this year were generous enough to offer a 10% discount for our hike participants!
Summer SunDay starts bright and early, and this year, Starbucks will be providing the help that staff, volunteers, and hikers alike will all need to be up and at ’em for the hike! Their coffee and teas will be available as soon as hikers arrive that morning.
As a longtime and uniquely generous supporter of ATC, Sukhi and her family have fed us on multiple occasions and we never get tired of her dips, paratha, and chutneys! Sukhi’s donated food for both the hike and our Thank You bags! Based in the Bay Area since 1992, Sukhi certainly knows her stuff.
For the past two decades, Sweet Things has been making drool-worthy desserts with only the best, freshest ingredients, and selling them throughout Marin County and San Francisco. Thanks to their donation, hikers will be treated to one of their delicious bars for breakfast, giving them just enough sugar to kickstart their hike!
The fine people at Trader Joe’s are helping us out with gift certificates for our Summer SunDay needs! Unfortunately, there won’t be any Two Buck Chuck on the hike, but we’re just as big of fans of their other treats!
We’re thrilled that Vail Dunlap will be providing our awesome water bottles this year, ensuring our hikers stay hydrated as they trek to the peak! Vail Dunlap has provided ATC staff and our clients with various clothing items over the years, and we couldn’t be more excited that they are able to donate this year’s bottles! They are awesome.
We are thrilled that Village Market at the Ferry Building will be donating something sweet and delicious for our post-hike dessert! Their bombolini (a truly fantastic Italian donut covered in sweet, sweet sugar) will be the perfect treat after a long day of hiking on Mt. Tam.
Staying hydrated is of the utmost importance when hiking, and Summer SunDay is no exception! Vita Coco will be donating 100 bottles of their coconut water and 75 bottles of their kids’ coconut water so that our hikers will have something delicious and ultra-hydrating while conquering Mt. Tam!
Whole Foods, which needs no introduction, has been contributing to our hikes since they started. This year, with the generous gift certificates provided by their store, we will be filling up our hikers’ bellies with their store made deliciousness.
Wilcox Foods is excited to be a an in-kind donor this year. They are providing their super yummy peanut butter & jelly graham crackers. One bite and you’ll be hooked. Trust us!
Wise Sons has quickly gained national renown for its fantastic Jewish comfort food. Located in the Mission, they are one of our friendly neighbors. Their incredible babka will be served as a pre-hike treat and a post-hike dessert.
These Watsonville-bred strawberries will make their way up to the mountain for our hikers’ eating pleasures, by the way of the Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Market. These organic berries have been raised by the Yerena siblings and their parents for over 20 years!