Planeet Consulting, with the support of the Social Justice Co-op and the NL Federation of Co-operatives, is working towards this dream by creating the NL Community Composting Co-operative Network. And we need you! All you need is to love composting and want it in your community.
You can join the Steering Committee or just be kept in the loop and join later. As a Steering Committee member, you’ll help coordinate and implement the steps involved in the development process. As members, we’ll share the work involved, meet regularly, and would remain on the committee until the first board of directors is elected after incorporation.
Because it’s a type of organization that gives all members equal decision-making powers while generating revenues and prioritizing member service needs and community sustainability.
Co-operative initiatives ensure that invested members have the power to tailor each composting site to fit the unique needs of their communities.
Together, we will:
You can choose to join the Steering Committee or just be kept in the loop and join later.
Community composting initiatives already exist all across the province in various stages, from being set up (Kippens), to one year (Georgestown Community Composting in St. John’s), to several years in operation (Corner Brook by the Western Environment Centre).
These initiatives provide us with key lessons. Now, we need to unite to share them, develop our collective power, and organize a composting Revolution in Newfoundland and Labrador!