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*VV 100 in 1 Day Intervention #1 - West End June Food Scrap Drop Spots w/WE Neighbourhood Food Network & Recycling Alternative @ WE Community Centre

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*VV 100 in 1 Day Intervention #1 - West End June Food Scrap Drop Spots w/WE Neighbourhood Food Network & Recycling Alternative @ WE Community Centre

Time: June 6, 2015 at 10am to June 27, 2015 at 12pm
Location: West End Community Centre
Street: 870 Denman St.
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: http://goo.gl/maps/8x7fq
Phone: To volunteer at a drop spot: Ross at ross@villagevancouver.ca
Event Neighbourhood and Type: west end, compost, food scraps
Organized By: West End Neighbourhood Food Network, Recycling Alternative, and Village Vancouver
Latest Activity: Jun 4, 2015

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Every Saturday our volunteers receive food scraps from hundreds of the 45,000 residents in the West End. The take since June 2012 now totals over 50 tonnes of food scraps for composting to be recycled back into growing, also reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Saturday mornings (June 6, 13, 20, 27) from 10 am - noon at West End Community Centre.

Food Scrap Drop Spots are run entirely by volunteers. If you can help by volunteering at one or more shifts per month, please contact Ross at ross@villagevancouver.ca.

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