Community Composting Program Goes From PILOT to PERMANENT!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2019 in BLOG, Programs | No Comments
Community Composting Program Goes From PILOT to PERMANENT!

Yay! In less than year we’ve increased participation and can officially move our Community Composting Program in partnership with EDS Waste Solutions from the pilot phase to a permanent program. Why Compost? Composting keeps organic waste out of landfills where it decomposes and contributes to methane levels in the atmosphere, a potent greenhouse gas and […]

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GoFarm Food Share to Support Local Farmers, Reduce Food Packaging, and Reduce Your Food Miles!

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019 in BLOG, Programs | No Comments
GoFarm Food Share to Support Local Farmers, Reduce Food Packaging, and Reduce Your Food Miles!

If you haven’t heard of them yet, now is the time to get in the know! Did you know that the average piece of food travels 1,500 miles to go from farm to plate? We learned that from GoFarm! By getting food from them instead of the grocery store, your reducing your average food miles […]

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Ernie the Elk & Friends Visit Over 500 Students at Eleven Schools for Our 2019 Puppet Shows!

Posted by on May 14, 2019 in BLOG, Programs | No Comments
Ernie the Elk & Friends Visit Over 500 Students at Eleven Schools for Our 2019 Puppet Shows!

Ernie the Elk & Friends make an annual appearance every spring from February through May in local third grade classrooms to talk about the harm plastic bags and single-use plastic cause to local wildlife and ecosystems every single day. This year, EAS+Y volunteers–led by EAS+Y Board Members Wendy Neuman and Kristen Costello–put on the show […]

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