Packing Peanuts, Styrofoam, Batteries, Oh My! Where to Recycle the Stuff that Comes with the Holidays

Posted by on Dec 13, 2018 in BLOG, Events | No Comments
Packing Peanuts, Styrofoam, Batteries, Oh My! Where to Recycle the Stuff that Comes with the Holidays

With the holidays come gifts, and with gifts come packaging. Unfortunately, much of our packaging is made out of plastics and will never break down (plastic simply breaks apart into smaller, less manageable microplastics that are contaminating the water supply, killing wildlife, and hazardous to human health). Styrofoam is one of the worst offenders of […]

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THANK YOU Colorado Gives Donors!

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018 in BLOG, Events | No Comments
THANK YOU Colorado Gives Donors!

Thank you to all of our donors for your generous support on Colorado Gives Day! We were able to achieve our fundraising goal, which will enable us to continue and grow our programs in 2019. Missed Colorado Gives Day? It’s not too late to make a donation! Click here to schedule a donation, or mail […]

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Holiday Tree & Styrofoam Recycling

Posted by on Nov 16, 2018 in BLOG, Events | 2 Comments
Holiday Tree & Styrofoam Recycling

Did you know that choosing a real live tree is one of the most sustainable ways to celebrate the holidays? Real trees absorb carbon dioxide and emit fresh oxygen as they grow, and tree farms stabilize soil, protect water supplies, provide refuge for wildlife, and employ thousands of workers. If you get a permit to […]

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