Compost at Inwood Greenmarket - February


Event Description:

Volunteer with GrowNYC's Zero Waste Programs to promote organics diversion for composting in New York City. Every Saturday, food scraps are collected from neighborhood residents at the Inwood Greenmarket and composted locally by New York Restoration Project. Volunteers are needed to help Compost Coordinators manage this busy food scrap drop-off by assisting with outreach, education, and physical work. No experience or training necessary, just bring a positive attitude and enthusiasm for waste diversion and recycling. 


This event is outdoors and takes place rain or shine, so please dress for the weather and wear comfortable closed toe shoes. 

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Volunteers must be 18 years and older. 


If you have not attended Recycling Volunteer Orientation Training, it is required to volunteer for this event. Please register for this month or next month's orientation. Please do not show up to the site if you cannot register online. The Compost Coordinator will not except any volunteers if they are not registered.  If you have any questions, please contact the email or number below. 

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Date/Time &
Sat, Feb 29, 2020 - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM   
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Event Meeting Location: Inwood Greenmarket Isham St. between Seaman Ave and Cooper St

605 Isham St
New York, NY 10034

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Event Organizer: Nabjot Kaur
212-788-7900 x223
Event Category:
1) Recycling