Food scraps, food-soiled paper and yard trimmings – collectively known as organics or organic waste – make up about one-third of our waste.
Did you know this material can be put to good use? Instead of throwing it away, separate it for composting so it can enrich our environment, not damage it. Find out more by clicking here.
Individuals interested in working as an emergency snow laborer for may register at their local garage weekdays, between 7am - 3pm. Snow laborers shovel snow and ice from bus stops, crosswalks, fire hydrants and step streets after heavy snowfalls, and will be paid $15 per hour.
Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old, eligible to work in the U.S. and be capable of performing heavy physical labor. Click here for more information.
donateNYC helps you give goods, find goods, and do good.
By donating and reusing items instead of throwing them out, you can reduce waste, conserve energy and resources, save money, and help provide jobs and human services for New Yorkers in need. donateNYC is an essential part of NYC’s 0X30 initiative.