Register Now for the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum!

Date: 27 Feb 2019 | posted in: Composting | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Join us for the
6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum!

May 11-14, 2019
New York City

This event will bring together community composters (and those who love them) to network, share best practices, and build support for community-scale composting systems and enterprises. See organizations who attended last year.

Sat., May 11: Community Composter Training & Field Day, Earth Matter, Governors Island

Sun., May 12: Walking, Biking, and Bus Tours of select New York City community compost sites

Mon.-Tues., May 13-14: Cultivating Community Composting Forum, HI New York City Hostel

Monday, May 13: Networking Reception & Party, evening, HI New York City Hostel

Space is limited. Register early to guarantee your spot! Early bird registration ends March 25th. 




Join the Community Composter Coalition!

Community composters and members of the coalition qualify for a registration discount.

To qualify for the community composter registration rate and a scholarship for housing (one per group initially), you must be a member of the Community Composter Coalition. Check list here to see if your group is a member. To join the Coalition, you must be affiliated with a community composting organization. Please complete this application.

Sponsor the Event & Scholarship Fund

Contributions will primarily cover our scholarship fund, but also our networking reception, printed agendas/materials, and other direct expenses. The scholarship fund will help us bring community composters to the event – especially from underserved urban areas – and cover their travel, hostel accommodations, and registration costs.

Any amount is welcome and will be put to good use!

Checks are preferred. Please make out checks to ILSR or the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, CCC2019. Mail to our D.C. office: 1710 Connecticut Ave., NW, 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20009,

Or sponsor online here. In the “Additional Comments” box, please note “CCC2019 Sponsorship.”

Check Out Our Past Forums!

Atlanta (Jan. 22-23, 2018):  Agenda, Attendees, and Presentations

Los Angeles (Jan. 23-24, 2017): Announcement, Forum Highlights, and Agenda & Presentations

Jacksonville, Fla. (Jan. 25-26, 2016): Announcement and  Agenda & Presentations

Baltimore (Oct. 25, 2014): Announcement and Agenda

Columbus, Ohio (Oct. 19, 2013):  Announcement and Agenda

Thank You to Our Current Sponsors!



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Virginia Streeter is a Research Associate for the Composting for Community Project.