Sponsors & Allies

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors:

A Sacred Passing: Death Midwifery Service
Bellingham Public Library
Whatcom Death Cafe

Village Books & Paper Dreams

Community Food Co-op

Compassion & Choices

Elder Law Offices of Barry Meyers

Whatcom Cremation & Funeral

Living Earth Herbs

Whatcom Allied Arts

WAHA: Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement

Women with Wings

Palliative Care Department Peacehealth St Joseph Medical Center

White Eagle Memorial

Moles Farewell Tributes – Greenacres

Whatcom Hospice Peacehealth

Northwest Regional Council

Whatcom County Medical Society

Allied Arts

Village Books & Paper Dreams



Benefactors are folks who wish to offer donations to Art of Death exhibit without attaching their business or personal name to the show. Our benefactors believe in the vision of the exhibit, and we are grateful for their sizable donations.


Sponsors form the foundation of our community-minded exhibit. We are proud to have many local sponsors providing financial and material support to make this event dynamic in many ways.  Sponsor financial donations are in the categories listed below.  Sponsors can also offer in-kind donations. As a sponsor, you can have your business or personal name listed on the Webpage and Facebook page with an active link to your homepage, your name listed on the event banner per donation breakdown, as well as other offerings listed below. Please send donations payable to: Benem’s, mailed to: PO Box 5284 Bellingham, WA 98227-5284.

Sponsorship is available in different levels:

750+           Oak;  4 tickets to The Web we Weave Performance and Key Note.

500-749      Cedar;  4 tickets to The Web we Weave Performance and Key Note.

250-499      Pine;  3 tickets to  The Web we Weave Performance and Key Note.

100-249      Maple;  2 tickets to  The Web we Weave Performance and Key Note.

20-99          Alder; 1 ticket to  The Web we Weave Performance and Key Note.

In-Kind Donations

Your in-kind donations are greatly appreciated for creating the atmosphere for this exhibit to happen.  A materials list is available upon request. For further inquiry and offers, please contact: Ashley at asacredpassing@gmail.com.

Large ticket items: facility rental fees; The Artist Reception: wine, cheese, crackers, appetizers, artist performances, movie production usage fees, printing.

Exhibition Tables

There are many valuable resources in the greater Bellingham area to support the dying process. We hope to have information tables offering free handouts from many of these resources. There is an early bird fee of  $20 per table and you must provide written handouts with information for the public. Your table size is 3’x6’. Table must have an attendant for the October 10th Main Event. Tables will be reserved on a first come first serve basis. Table price will go up to $40 after September 1st, however they will sellout prior to that. To reserve your table space, please contact: asacredpassing@gmail.com.


List of Table Exhibitors this year

A Sacred Passing: Death Midwifery Services

Bellingham Threshold Singers

Compassion & Choices Washington

Family Care Network

Moles Farewell Tributes – Greenacres

Northwest Regional Council

Peacehealth Palliative Care Department 

Simply Spirit Reading and Healing Center

Stress Education Center

WAHA: Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement

Whatcom Cremation & Funeral

Whatcom Hospice Peacehealth

Whatcom Death Cafe

White Eagle Memorial

Women with Wings








Event Tickets

Stephen Jenkinson
Dying Wise Presentation
Thursday October 22, 2015 7-9pm
at WWU Academic West Lecture Hall




No paper tickets will be mailed. All tickets will be at will call. Please print your Paypal receipt/confirmation and bring that with you to will call. There are no refunds but tickets can be transferred to another party with written authorization. If your ticket is purchased under someone else's name, the ticket purchaser will need to be present to confirm the ticket assignment unless written authorization is provided.If you have questions please email ashleybenem@gmail.com