Climate Ground Zero is very thankful to all our sponsors, regardless of what capacity in which they have supported us or how long they have supported us.

Thank you all!


Barbecue in Arden, N.C.


Boone, North Carolina organic and eco-friendly indoor garden supply store, with an emphasis on sustainable energies


Located in the Art’s District in Winston-Salem NC, a restaurant and bar, reasonable and yummy! This is where the proletariat relax after a long day, with one of the most extensive wine lists around!


Lexington, Va.- Lovingly created Paninis, Wraps,Salads, breakfast and live music


Affairs of the Heart
Waynesville, NC- romantic retail


Berkeley Springs, WV- Restaurant,Outdoor deck Bar,Wine Bar and B&B


Cutting edge Asheville Salon


Service-oriented natural foods grocery, offering the best in natural and organic foods and nutritonal supplements


Linville Falls, NC


“The Southeast’s oldest herbal studies school, Appalachia School of Holistic Herbalism, offers life enhancing skills to impart deep wellness and vitality.” The school is based in Asheville.




Asheville, NC….social and corporate catering, restaurant, too




On line kitchenwares based in Asheville, NC


Your source for Creative Party Supplies, Gifts, Party Decor, Party Planning, Helium Tanks, and of course, Balloons! Carrboro, NC


Banner Elk, NC… new and used books


Banner Elk Sports


Thousands of beautiful things from everywhere! Cashiers, NC


Asheville NC’s oldest and most expansive  bead store


Ocracoke island, NC- a working artist studio, creations and inspirations


Classic cuisine in Asheville, NC


Asheville NC’s largest and finest selection of outdoor gear.


Black Mountain,NC.


Hand wrought iron art pieces and practical creations!


Winchester, Va.- Guitars, New and used-Bought, sold & repaired


Fine, custom designed jewelry  by award winning goldsmiths and jewelers. Asheville, NC


Black Mountain, NC business


Ocracoke Island, NC- full-service bookstore


Boone NC’s best bar and music venue


Trend setting clothing and accessories Retro, used and new.Huge store in the Central District in Charlotte NC.


Greensborough NC’s alternative lifestyle headquarters! Smoking accessories, clothes and must have oddities!


“From Celtic to Baltic, classical to the edge of jazz, Braidstream is an eclectic mix of musical styles, backgrounds and cultures coming together to create a whole greater than the sum of its parts.”


Brattleboro Bicycle Shop, in the heart of southern Vermont's most interesting downtown, is the oldest continuously operating bike business in the region.


Brevard, NC business


flooring, paints and countertops in Asheville, NC


“A cheerful heart is good medicine”  Burnsville, NC


asheville, NC…urban eatery and teahouse


DC- Hand Made Perfection


Located in downtown Asheville, North Carolina


Located in the center of Fayetteville’s National Historic District, this quaint, turn-of-the-century church, with cathedral ceilings and towering stained glass windows, is much more than one of the region’s most popular restaurants.


Brevard, NC business


Feel Good, Feel Strong in Asheville, NC


Asheville NC- Fine Home Building and Restoration


Asheville NC- where good things change to great!


Our goal is to share the literature of the Southern Appalachian region with the world, and the world of good books with our community. Sylva, NC.


Asheville’s Wireless Organic Coffee & Tea Shop


Offering select items for your kitchen. We ship all over the country. Black Mountain, NC


Many faceted and concerned co. in Sylva NC


mother earth at her finest! Asheville NC


Fly Shop and Guide Service


We delight in offering classic toys and games that you will remember from your childhood, as well as exciting new gifts and gadgets. Asheville, NC


Ocracoke Island, NC- handcrafted pottery, jewelry and gifts



West Asheville, NC. Great food!


Asheville NC- Tearoom, Light-Fare & Loose-Leaf Teashop- “One drinks tea to forget the noise of the world”


Dogtown hand crafts every pizza using local and organic ingredients.


Berkeley Springs,WV- BBQ and Beyond


Earth Music Photography
Asheville NC- Fine photography services and archives


Lucy Duncan and Gordon Jones have been creating Gifts From Nature at their store in Winston-Salem since the fall of 2000. Winston-Salem, NC


Waynesville NC’ best frame shop and earthbound art gallery!


Two locations, Blacksburg and Roanoke, Va.


Eclipse is a chic and friendly salon located in downtown Asheville


Great BBQ, great bar! Asheville NC


Bicycles, repairs and accessories in Black Mtn., NC


Black Mtn. ,NC


Family-owned independent bookstore specializing in books about social change, the environment, and multicultural children’s books


charlottesville,Va….from farm to feast, spread good cheer!…


Asheville North Carolina


Cutting edge restaurant in Asheville, NC


Worker owned  and community based, Asheville, NC


Local artisans co op in Boone NC


Lexington, Va.- images,out of the ordinary


Asheville, NC…dog stuff with an attitude!


Veggie heaven in Blacksburg, Va.! Reasonable prices, incredible food!


a one-stop natural running and walking retail and education center in Northampton, MA


Asheville, NC business


Waynesville, NC….huge plant selection, landscaping services and experienced staff


To operate and grow a successful service based company that will nurture our community by providing a green marketplace dedicated to sustainable practices and the love of food. Asheville, NC


Harpers Ferry, WV- Smoothies and so much more!


Art supply in Northampton Massachusets


Clothing, jewelry, drums and more, Hendersonville, NC


Grocer in Floyd, Va., that follows the Slowfood Vision and supports over 30 local producers.




We offer a wonderful array of accessories to suit you from the top of your head to the tip of your toes. Look for the purple door going downstairs. Black Mountain, NC


“the beer brewed for food” Purity, freshness and tradition in Sylva, NC


Great food in Boone, NC


Asheville ,NC. Yarn and accessories Classes,too!


Asheville, NC Restaurant….Slow food, Right quick




Highlands NC




Asheville, NC


Woman’s clothing and accessories in Highlands, NC


We are here to assist you in achieving your running and walking goals by providing a professional fitting process that matches biomechanical needs with appropriate support and cushioning. Asheville, NC.


Asheville NC- All Breed Dog and Cat Grooming



Woven art and the stuff you need to make your own! Award winning wall hangings and a real old loom…



Lexington Avenue Brewery


Cashiers, NC


Quality used books, audio books, and DVD’s. We also serve coffee, tea, hot cocoa, and cider. Salisbury, NC.



We named our American roasting company “Leopard Forest” for the leopard known to inhabit the forests on our farm. We preserve hundreds of acres of cool indigenous forest on the lower hills, the home of the rare Blue duiker, Samango monkey, forest cobra and leopard. Traveler’s Rest, SC


Lexington, Va.- In-house roaster, great coffee and food


Serving the Asheville since 1980 | National Bicycle Dealer of the Year 2003 | Top 100 Dealer 1994 – Present | National Bicycle Advocate of the Year 2007 Asheville, NC


Asheville NC- Classic and new Spanish-American cuisine





Boone, NC….Save our planet, ride a bike


Beautiful and useful! Weaverville ,NC


Harpers Ferry, WV- Accessories and soaps


Bakery and Cafe in Burnsville, NC


Handmade Jewelry, contemporary American art in Blacksburg, Va.


Great pizza, great bar! Boone NC


Pizza and Beer in Asheville, NC


Ocracoke Island, NC- Sea-spirited clothing and tees


Twenty-five years’ worth of photographs are gathered here for your enjoyment or purchase. Most are from the Highlands, North Carolina area (western N.C.), where I have lived since 1982. Highlands, NC


Local and worldwide artists. Weaverville NC


Great bar, great food at reasonable prices! Their gazpacho is the best in the land!


Charlottesville, Va…..handmade pasta, handmade daily


Boutique clothing co. in Asheville, NC


Black Mountain NC’s freshest and tastiest breakfast spot! Coffee lunch and dinner ,too!


Floyd, Va.,retail shop, too


Asheville, NC….Innovative lighting, Local art and crafts


Winchester, Va.- Quality Outdoor Clothing & Equipment


Banner Elk, NC



Winchester, Va.- Wine, Beer, Specialty foods & Home Brewing Supplies


Do you want to fill your home and garden with art and joy? We can supply you with that extra bit of magic. Durham, NC


Ocracoke Island, NC- Oldest hemp shop in NC, clothing and accesories



N. C. Crafts Gallery features the best selection of North Carolina pottery and crafts from across the state. Carrboro, NC



Blowing Rock, NC ……. unique gifts and home furnishings


Dedicated to offering organic, non-toxic and environmentally sustainable products for babies, children and the home. Asheville, NC


A friendly, magical place that inspires love for the Earth and all its Treasures. Drop in for conversation or classes with co-owners, Pat Christy and Jody Hymes. Black Mountain, NC



Restaurant in Asheville, N.C., serving Caribbean-inspired cuisine.



Brevard, NC business


Award winning micro-brewery and restaurant in Hickory NC


Hendersonville, NC business


One Love


Charlottesville, Va…..fuses the culinary and viticultural traditions of Italy, Greece, Spain and France


Blowing Rock, NC



Huge art gallery and performance space in the River Arts District, Asheville NC.


Eclectic, multi cultural and progressive, they also have great food and a very cool bar!


Award winning brewery in Black Mtn., NC


Asheville, NC


Providing Rutherfod County, NC, with organic groceries, healthy choices and fresh produce for 20 years!


Asheville, NC….Crystals, healing tools, Singing bowls and living art



DC- Bagelry & Deli




Black Mountain, NC


Hartford Tenn….. Pigeon  River rafting co.,safe and fun!


Charlottesville, Va.- Restaurant & Nightclub


Vintage clothes and accessories in Charlotte NC.


Asheville NC based , international customer base! Quality  yurts, tee-pees and other unique domiciles. Custom orders accepted!


Floyd Va. IS it’s own republic,state of mind and damn fine town! This store has everything Floyd! Handcrafts, clothes and accessories.



Great Cacapon, WV- Vacation Rental Bungalow & Arts and Glass Studio


Art glass lamps and mirrors in Dillsboro, NC


Eclectic fashions in Asheville, NC


Hendersonville, NC


Creative and authentic mexican and central american cuisine!


Secret Garden Gallery
Ocracoke Island, NC- Fine art, crafts and jewelry


Black Mountain NC - 25 years of beautiful gifts, arts and crafts



Sylva, NC- Coffeehouse, performance space and resturant


Come slide down our slick rock waterfall and shop for beautiful things! We are located on rt.64, just outside Bat Cave NC


Hartford Tenn…….Professional, experienced and fun!  Pigeon River  rafting company for everyone!



Fine jewelry from the Hopi and other western tribes. Saluda, NC


Fayetville WV’s center for crystals ,geodes, jewelry and other gifts from the earth!


Shepherdstown, WV- Healthy, local and seasonal food


Newport, Tenn….Organic ,fair trade coffee, local honey, arts and crafts.


Weaverville NC. The SE’s finest alternative energy co.!  Solar, wind  and hydro from dream to reality! Integrity, service and great prices! On the frontline of the future.


Lexington, Va.- books gifts, stationary and greeting cards


Appalachian Trail hikers have made this B&B  their favorite for 30 years! Hot Springs, NC


Asheville NC’s favorite breakfast spot!


Charlottesville, Va….one green boutique! apparel, accessories and furnishings…


Boone, NC


Downtown Asheville NC. Cuisine that  is fresh, new and incredible! Local’s keep this place packed,lunch and dinner!


Takoma Park, Md.- Full service bike shop


Harpers Ferry, WV- Eclectic fair trade accessories


Asheville, NC business



The Bookery
Lexington, Va.- Used, new and rare books


Shepherdston, WV- Fine Art- framing- Antiques


A wide selection of college apartment essential tapestries, handicrafts and eco-conscious clothing reminiscent of the 60's.


South End and Central District in Charlotte, NC. Best sandwiches and beer selection in Charlotte!


Middleburg, Va.- Plants, floral arrangements and all your gardening needs


Superb, fresh and organic restaurant in Asheville NC. Serving presidents and the rest of us!


Cashiers, NC business


Davidson, NC


Womyn owned, kick ass  and professional! Serving Asheville NC and all of WNC


A historic country store in the Blue Ridge Mountain community of Floyd, Virginia


Fresh produce and local food crafts in downtown Asheville, NC


Rutherford County’s most progressive store! Judy has been a staunch enviro activist for decades. Art, pottery, jewelry and the best frame shop in NC!!


Ocracoke Island, NC- Gissette will help you design and create beautiful jewelry and art



Quality and creativity have always been the driving forces behind the Laughing Seed’s eclectic international approach to vegetarian dining and this has led to our popularity with vegetarians and meat-eaters alike.


Literary Book Post in Salisbury, NC.


Charlottesville, Va……knitting and more



Staunton, Va.- Gourmet food and coffee


“The Purple Onion features a variety of ethnically and regionally inspired dishes with an emphasis on the Mediterranean’s simple, healthful cuisines and a focus on freshness.” They have music three nights a week and serve food five. The restaurant is located in Saluda, N.C.


Venerable and progressive Used bookstore. CD’s, records and tapes. Raleigh NC near University


Durham, NC business



Asheville, NC business


Tryon, NC- A reader's Bookstore


Saluda, NC – Acupuncture – Chiropractic – Massage – Detox


Travelers Rest, SC – Health food, supplements and catering


Adventure Outfitters in Carrboro, NC.


Black Mtn., NC


Mooresville, NC business.


Gatlinburg, Tenn. …. sculpture, life castings, creative woodwork


Waynesville, NC-hand crafted clay, jewelry, paintings and furniture


Gum Bichromate prints in Hillsborough, NC.


Banner Elk, NC


Black Mtn. NC. Reasonable prices for unique food! Always busy,but we will find you a table…


Since 1991, the largest collection of fine consignment in the southeast. Our ladies’ store features Boutique clothing, Estate Jewelry and Furs in Cashiers, NC




Innovative jewelers and goldsmiths in Black Mountain, NC


Frederick, Md.- Studio and Art gallery


Great bakery in West Asheville, NC!


Organic grocery in West Asheville,NC


Highlands, NC’s best pet store


Highlands NC- Organic food and supplements


Asheville NC- Dozens of local artist booths and a real ,old fashioned soda fountain!


Knit one, pearl two, MTR, boo-hoo-hoo!!! Incredible knitting supply and yarn store and much more! Located in the heart of NoDa neighborhood, Charlotte NC.



Zada Jane’s
Fayetteville,WV’s fun food place!


Asheville NC- fine mediterranean cuisine


Ocracoke Island, NC- casual cafe and fine gourmet groceries