FAQ: Do You Accept Money from Companies that Produce or Sell Rainforest Alliance Certified Agricultural or Forest Products?

We accept contributions from such companies only in the following ways:

  • Fees for certification, verification, and related services
  • Sponsorship or other support of public events
  • Funding for educational, training, or outreach activities

Under no circumstances may anyone involved in decisions regarding the acceptance or use of contributions from a specific entity be involved in certification or verification decisions regarding that entity.

For information regarding a cause marketing relationship with the Rainforest Alliance, please visit our business site.


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