The Common Market Community Partners Program connects Owners with local farms, businesses, and organizations that share the values of supporting local businesses and the economy, choosing sustainable practices, charity and education, and promoting health and wellness. Our Partners share our vision for Frederick and its community. This is one further way in Common Market Owners directly support the community ideals they wish to see enacted.
WHO ARE OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS?
- Our partners hold similar ideals of choosing environmentally sustainable business practices
- They support the local agricultural and small-business markets
- Partners engage in outreach in the community to educate and spread like-ideals of health, environmental sustainability, and community well-being.
- They are local entities that share a vision of community support and networking, and an enthusiasm to promote and develop a thriving local business community
Know a business that fits this description?
Please contact us at OwnerServices@commonmarket.coop or (301) 663-3416. If you would like to apply to become a Community Partner on behalf of your own business now, please complete our Community Partners application.
Extend your support for these views by patronizing the following institutions. Need a service? Contact one of our Community Partners first to promote your values in your community! Simply show your Common Market Owner card to receive the following benefits.
– Body & Hair Care –
USDA Certified Organic Personal Care Products
Owners receive a 10% discount off one purchase at their 100 E. Patrick Street store in February, June, and October.
Why we stand by Terressentials:
Terressentials is deeply committed to expanding access to USDA certified organic personal care products. Health, environmental sustainability, organic education, and community well-being are the cornerstones of their business. They have dedicated the last 27 years to locally creating and crafting small-batch, certified organic personal care products that sustain the health of our bodies and minds and help to heal our environment. Terressentials also offers a unique collection handmade and fair trade gifts, housewares, accessories and treats that support artisans in the USA and around the world.
– Environmental Sustainability –
Key City Compost
Providing clean, easy, and accessible food waste recycling Services
Owners receive 15% off their weekly curbside pickup service
Why we stand by Key City Compost: Key City Compost has a strong belief that thriving communities rely on high quality food and stewardship for our planet. Key City Composting services provide a local solution to a global problem that sits at the intersection of recycling, waste management, and agriculture.
Providing secure data sanitization & electronics recycling
Owners can securely recycle small electronics (Laptops, Hard Drives, Cell phones and tablets) in the e-End bin located in our exit vestibule.
Why we stand by e-End: e-End strictly adheres to internationally recognized Responsible Recycling (R2) standards to reduce electronic waste and to preserve natural resources. As a conscientious and mission-driven business, e-End also strives to exceed the EPA’s Standards for solid waste file recycling and to adhere to a zero-landfill policy for e-waste.
– Services –
Rod’s Sharpening Service
Knife, scissor, and garden Tool sharpening
Owners receive a $1.00 off each regular sharpening of knife, scissors, or gardening tool
(This discount extends to events as well)
Rod’s Sharpening Service
Why we stand by Rod’s Sharpening Service: Rod’s Knife Sharpening Service extends the life of your knives, scissors, and gardening tools providing a local solution to preventing dull knives from ending up in our landfills.
– Entertainment –
River & Trail Outfitters
Owners receive 10% off any activity of their choice for groups of 1-9 (offer excludes zip line, high ropes, camping, and cabins) (no double discounts).
**Owners only code** Use promo code COMMON10 at checkout online or by phone. Discount may be used by reservation only.
River & Trail Outfitters is a local company who strives for sustainability while getting people outside! We are only a short drive from Frederick and we share the value of environmental stewardship with the Common Market. We have partnered up with several local wineries and breweries to help promote our area and local business. We are also teaming up with the Sweet Farm to combine paddling and fermented food making. Our goal is to share our passion and our staff’s passion with as many people as possible and to show people to beauty of our area so that they will understand the importance of their footprint.
– Business Resources –
Providing a communal, welcoming work space
Owners receive 10% off first two months of membership & 10% off every meeting room reservation
Why we stand by Cowork Frederick: Cowork Frederick embodies our values of community, collaboration, cooperation, and local, small business support. Cowork Frederick believes that sharing helps make everyone stronger. This organization also believes in support of local enterprises, even down to the office art being from local artists. One of the elements of Cowork Frederick is that sharing resources can also reduce waste and excess.
– Gifts –
Handmade, recycled, fair trade, and USA-made clothing, jewelry & gifts
Owners receive 25% off one clothing item of the customer’s choice per visit.
Why we stand by Pearl Clothing: Their mission is to sell quality items from socially responsible companies while providing personal service to their customers in a cheerful, friendly atmosphere. Their slogan is “Comfortable Clothes for Beautiful Souls.”
– Health & Medical –
Advanced Chiropractic & Nutritional Healing Center
Clinical nutrition and chiropractic services
Owners receive 50% off initial nutritional evaluation (full price: $210)
Why we stand by Advanced Chiropractic & Nutritional Healing Center: Advanced Chiropractic approaches diseases and outward symptoms as a trail to finding the root cause. They emphasize alternative healthcare and informing patients to enable them to be truly and wholly healthy. Advanced Chiropractic aligns with the Common Market’s values in its holistic view of health that incorporates nutrition as integral to a person’s overall wellbeing.
Encompass Integrative Wellness, LLC
Integrative Clinical Nutritionist (MS, CNS, LDN)
Owners receive 10% off initial consultation package
Why we stand by Encompass Integrative Wellness: This practice approaches healing through, good, quality food; only when necessary does it also incorporate supplements into the process. Many of the people she works with have lost sight of the power of food and its ability to heal the body on a cellular level. The integrative component of her practice looks at the connection of mind, body, and spirit and how deficiencies in these areas impact overall health.
Mid Atlantic Chiropractic Center
Healthcare, chiropractic services, and drugless health solutions
Owners receive $200 off New Patient Visit and 10% discount on care
Why we stand by Mid Atlantic: The Common Market and Mid Atlantic Chiropractic share the goal of a healthier community, including finding natural solutions to any health issues that arise.
Chiropractic services, physical therapy, massage therapy, and nutrition & weight loss counseling
Owners receive complementary first-day consultation, examination, and x-rays, and second-day posture scan
McLaughlin Family Chiropractic
Why we stand by McLaughlin Chiropractic: McLaughlin takes a holistic approach to health, looking at all facets to promote general and overall wellbeing. McLaughlin also offers discounted or complementary services to charitable organizations, helping to foster health throughout the Frederick community for all.
Holistic Health Services
Owners receive a 10% discount on all services (setup your booking via phone or email to receive the discount)
Why we stand by OakHeart Healing: OakHeart Healing is founded on the principle of “Service Rooted in Compassion.” Their goal is to provide exceptional, personal, client oriented care while creating an atmosphere of safety that is trauma informed and healing focused. They pride themselves on their ability to work with people from all walks of life, and to meet them wherever they are in their journey to aid in their personal growth and overall well-being.
Massage and Reflexology
Owners receive a free 30 minute massage, face toning massage with honey, or reflexology session for first time clients.
Why we stand by Kneaded Therapy: Kneaded Therapy strives to encounter each client with an open mind and heart and display a professional presence while maintaining clients’ concerns in a safe manner. Kneaded Therapy’s goal is to assist each client to achieve the highest quality of well-being possible.
Healing Touch Chiropractic
Healthcare, chiropractic services, and drugless health solutions
Owners receive 50% off their first day services
(includes full medical history, chiropractic exam, neurological exam and reflex exam)
Why we stand by Healing Touch Chiropractic : Healing Touch Chiropractic is about helping the community through education and empowerment, and showing that there are natural alternatives to drugs and surgery to get a person to wellness.
Washington Homeopathic Products
Homeopathic medicine manufacturer
Owners receive 10% off any kit orders of their choice and free shipping!
(Includes the 30c Kit, 200c Kit or Top 100 Remedy Kit)
**Owners only code** Use promo code CMOWNER10 at checkout online
Why we stand by Washington Homeopathic Products: Washington Homeopathic Products is a local family-run homeopathic company that has been in business since 1873. They work with local farms to source the materials they need for the manufacture of their tinctures in making homeopathic medicine.
– Local Foods –
(discount may not be combined with other discounts or offers)
Check out our Community Calendar for Event and Market dates for Sweet Farm
Why we stand by The Sweet Farm: The Sweet Farm is a local business that focuses in organic foods and in fermented products for maximum health benefits. Each product is made with care and with an eye towards nourishing customers and providing delicious food all at once.
– Pet Care –
Cat Lady of Frederick
Animal sitting, walking, and boarding
Owners receive 50% off Cat Enrichment Consultations (usually $30/hour)
Why we stand by Cat Lady of Frederick: Cat Lady of Frederick fosters familial relationships with cats, dogs, and other companion animals. The business is environmentally focused in terms of organizing efficiency in its travels to reduce emissions, and its staff support animals by maintaining plant-based diets. Cat Lady of Frederick gives back to the community via charitable donations, and treats pets with the utmost respect and care.
K9 Camp, LLC
Dog Day Care, Boarding, Grooming, and Training
Owners receive 10% discount on first purchase and 5% discount on future purchases
Why we stand by K9 Camp: K9 Camp is a crate-free facility. They share the same passion for dogs that their clients do and give the animals in their care the same love and attention as they get at home. K9 Camp offers a variety of services all focused on maintaining each dog’s best interest and overall health. K9 Camp wants to be involved in the community and promote things that will help people be better dog parents and raise good canine citizens. K9 Camp uses waste reducing and energy conservation practices.
– Schools –
Friends Meeting School
Education, grades K-12
Owners are waived the $75 application fee
Why we stand by Friends Meeting School: Friends Meeting School seeks to enrich and fortify the mind, spirit, and body of its students and community members. The school provides emphasis in understanding our food’s sources, especially by incorporating environmental classes, farming, and gardening into its curriculum. This school is a non-profit that seeks to provide education, to grow in an understanding of health, and to build a sense of self-sufficiency among its students. Friends Meeting School also has at its heart environmental awareness, values in-line with the cooperative movement, and a farm-to-table appreciation of the local food system.
– Wellness & Therapies –
Owners receive 10% off all regular yoga and pilates mat classes.
Why we stand by Ananda Shala: Ananda Shala takes a holistic approach to wellbeing by offering yoga, wellness, and meditation classes, among other topics. The Common Market and Ananda Shala share values of emphasizing community and education.
Regenerate Float Center
Owners receive 20% off services (discount may not be combined with other discounts or offers)
Why we stand by Regenerate: Regenerate seeks to contribute to the wellness of our community by tapping into the naturally stress-reducing therapy that water and floating can provide.
Owners receive free classes via the Common Market’s Community Room Classes (please see Class Calendar for offerings)
Why we stand by Sahaja Meditation: Sahaja Meditation promotes mental, physical, and spiritual balance, striving to aid others on the quest to inner peace.