We’re a Northwest Washington non-profit membership organization working to make our place a better one to live, work and play in. We celebrate local and independent businesses and ask our community to support them, because they make our economy strong and keep our place unique. We connect business to each other through networking, we promote local businesses to our community and we provide technical assistance for sustainable practices.
Bellingham Yacht Club’s Marina Room is the perfect special event venue for large banquets, private receptions, holiday parties and more. Formed nearly a century ago on Valentine’s Day 1925. BYC is located today on Squalicum Harbor overlooking beautiful Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands.
The Whatcom Beer and Wine Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that organizes community-based fundraising festivals including Bellingham Northwest Wine Festival and Bellingham Beer and Music Festival. Proceeds go to human and social service agencies serving Whatcom County.