Give to grow
Community matters. It's what brought us here and helped build our brand. It's why giving back is just as important as growth, it's who we are. STIIIZY continues to be one of the most engaged cannabis companies in the industry. Bringing people together and bridging communities is the power of cannabis.
We're committed to serving individuals and organizations that drive impactful change in our communities. We want to shine a spotlight on those doing good in the community and empower them to do more!
STIIIZY CELEBRATES WOMEN COMMUNITY LEADERS
This year for Women’s History Month STIIIZY and our Joint Efforts Volunteers partnered with 6 different women-led or women-focused community organizations from Los Angeles to Oakland. We met with and worked alongside these courageous women whose contributions and leadership are building the foundation for stronger communities. Click the link to listen to their advice on how we can continue to support women.
SHOOT YOUR SHOT PROJECT FINALIST, TAYO KUKO COLLABS WITH STIIIZY
To support Black entrepreneurs making careers in the creative arts STIIIZY created the “Shoot Your Shot” photographer spotlight project. This social media campaign encouraged Black content creators to submit their portfolios for an opportunity to be featured on our social media platforms, as well as receive support to help their business grow! Additionally, this year’s finalist was able to participate in a custom lifestyle shoot that combines the STIIIZY style with the artist’s vision.
STIIIZY x 40 TONS JOIN FORCES TO HOST CANNABIS CAREER FAIR IN HAWTHORNE
In honor and recognition of Black History Month this year we focused on providing resources to address historical racial injustices and bridge opportunities to communities here in LA that have been disproportionately affected by the war on drugs. We partnered with the Social Impact brand 40 Tons to host a cannabis career fair to connect over 300 job seekers, and provide assistance and an opportunity to forge a career in the cannabis space.
STIIIZY KICKS OFF THE YEAR STRONG BY PROVIDING VETERANS IN DAVIS WITH MEDICAL CANNABIS
We partnered with our great friends at the Weed for Warriors Project once again to jumpstart our 2022 giving season. In January, we were able to provide over 60 veterans with free access to medical cannabis at STIIIZY Davis. STIIIZY is a proud veteran-led company, and we salute all those who have served.
THE GIFT OF GIVING, OUR 2021 HOLIDAY SEASON WRAP-UP
From hosting toy drives to delivering toys, and making sure our unhoused neighbors stay warm during the holiday season, STIIIZY was determined to spread holiday cheer. Come discover how we navigated the pandemic to make sure everyone in communities across California were able to enjoy the holidays and be jolly this season.
STIIIZY JOINS TRINA’S KIDS FOR THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE
More than 200 families and individuals were in attendance for the yearly distribution of essential food items, useful amenities, and a freshly prepared Thanksgiving meal as soon as they walked out from receiving their items. On top of the 50 turkeys donated by STIIIZY, Joint Efforts volunteers came to the event to help the process of distributing as well as any other needs that had arised.
LOOKING BACK AT VETERANS DAY 2021
In celebration of Veterans Day, STIIIZY teamed up with a lot of great folks to bring an array of support to our Veteran community. From dropping an exclusive battery to benefit vets, to being a supporting sponsor at a Veteran’s community event in Long Beach, California; STIIIZY will always take the time to honor those who served.
ROOTED IN THE COMMUNITY, STIIIZY TEAMS UP WITH MUFI
Together with the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative we hosted a community event to provide local area youth with gardening education at the urban farm run by MUFI, and organized a neighborhood clean up in the North End of Detroit. Urban farms provide a platform to promote sustainability, and bring the community together in an effort to empower everyone.
STIIIZY JOINS BALCA IN KICKING-OFF HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH
STIIIZY is committed to creating a more diverse and sustainable industry, and we understand that it begins with celebrating our unique cultural heritages and creating space to share these stories. We took to the Bay to help one of our NorCal social equity partners host her first Bay Area Latino Cannabis Alliance event in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month!
STIIIZY JOINS HEAL THE BAY FOR EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEER EVENT
STIIIZY hosts first ever “Joint Efforts” team volunteer event in Santa Monica, California. Through Joint Efforts we were able to invite our teammates across different departments to put our organization’s values into practice to clean up Los Angeles’ most iconic beach.
STIIIZY BACKPACK GIVEAWAY
Our STIIIZY team partnered with the Special Needs Network, an organization that responds to the crisis of autism and other developmental disabilities in underserved communities to help provide backpacks for those in need that are returning to school. We provided hundreds of backpacks, notebooks, pencil boxes and other school supplies!
TOGETHER WE CAN IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITIES AND MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT! THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS.