Join OSC

The OSC community is comprised of leaders in the natural products industry who maintain the highest sustainability standards in their businesses and personal lives. See below for more information about our Core Chapter, Rising Star Chapter and Cannabis Chapter memberships.

What does it mean to be an OSC member?

There are many benefits to being an OSC member.

Benefits include:
  • Being a part of an incredible, values aligned community
  • Networking and connections
  • Getting expert, peer based support and guidance on your business challenges
  • Access for your team to our department forums and OSC University courses
  • Serving as a thought leader in our industry level programming
  • Deeper participation and learning in our Collaboratives
  • The chance to seed new and dynamic ideas on behalf of the community and industry
Members are expected to:
  • Attend fully a minimum of 4 chapter meetings
  • Attend at least 5 of 12 all call one hour meetings
  • Participate in at least one member committee
  • Participate in our annual strategic planning retreat by invitation
  • Engage team members in our member programs
  • Maintain current annual dues
  • Participate and respond to member question on our google group and beyond

Core Chapter & Rising Star Chapter Membership

Member Criteria
  • Current or past Company is $10 – $100 million in revenues (Core Chapter), or $1 – $10 million in revenues (Rising Star Chapter)
  • Leader currently engaged in the business. He/she must be a CEO, President, or C-level founder
  • Leader models sustainable values in their life and business
  • Leader demonstrates high integrity, humility, confidentiality, and openness to giving/receiving constructive feedback
  • Leader is able to make at least 4 meetings per year (Core Chapter) or 5 meetings per year (Rising Star Chapter) plus at least 5 one hour all calls per year
  • Company has a socially conscious and/or sustainability mission
  • Presence in the natural products industry, CPG or other strong sustainable cause
  • 100% non-GMO food or agricultural products
  • Organic or strategy to move toward organic
  • Addressing a food system issue within the DNA of their company
  • B-Corp’s preferred or on the path
  • Near or beyond break even; or fast growth and well-funded
  • Non-Competitive with other members – current members can determine if a new member is competitive
  • Annual membership fee: $7,500 core member, $5,000 Rising Star

Cannabis Chapter Membership

Member Criteria
  • Member representative is C-level, CEO, founder or visionary leader with impact in the company
  • Company and/or member have each been in the industry a minimum of 3 years
  • Hemp and cannabis growers, producers, and retailers
  • Organic and/or regenerative with connection to source
  • Licensed
  • Sun & Earth certified or demonstrated commitment to reaching it where possible
  • Can attend a minimum of 4 meetings per year
  • Can invest in select opportunities above membership fee
  • Demonstrated community investment or engagement
  • Fair-wage/benefits for employees
  • Commitment to engage with 1 of tools: Sun & Earth, J.E.D.I, Climate, Trail Blzers, Packaging, and or B Lab
  • Sliding scale membership fee

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