|2022 Meetings – RSVP
Zero Waste Advocacy (ZWAC): ZWAC Second Tuesday of most months at 5:30pm. Call in at 5:00pm for sharing, web page
Membership, Engagement and Activities: (MEAC) Third Wednesday of each month, 3pm
Social Media, Second Fridays, 1pm
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI): Every other Tuesday, 4pm, web pages in development
Zero Food Waste Forum: Second Friday of the month, 1-2pm, web page
Zero Food Waste Schools Committee: First Mondays, 3pm, web page
Newsletter: Meets as needed by phone usually one-on-one. Open assignments include writers, researchers, photographers and photo editors. Great way to learn about NCRA and get your feet wet!
Want to help out for an afternoon or more, have fun and develop a new skill or freshen old ones? NCRA has a collaborative committee system and volunteer opportunities of all kinds, durations and levels! To see current opportunities, click on Volunteers Needed Categories sidebar at right.
NCRA has seven committees and a few subcommittees. Some meet by phone and email; a few have face to face meetings.
Communications: The CC works with all NCRA committees and partner groups to insure our Zero Waste message and events get out to as wide an audience as possible. It is responsible for the website, newsletter, two directories. Read more… Chair: Portia Sinnott
Diversity, Inclusion and Equity: The DEI Committee’s mission is to drive meaningful intersectional change across all aspects of our work. Co-Chairs: Felisia Castaneda and Julia Au. Read more…
Finance: Led by the Treasurer, the finance committee is responsible for accounting reports and budgets. Chair: Alex Bradley
Membership, Engagement and Activities : Read more… Co-Chairs: Tim Dewey-Mattia and Alexandra Hoffman
Zero Waste Advocacy: NCRA’s action arm to strive towards Zero Waste, we encourage communities to incorporate waste reduction, reuse, recycling, salvaging, and composting as the principle parts of their discard management systems. We advocate long-range policies that facilitate these practices. We try to rock the boat NCRA style. Read more… Co-Chairs: Doug Brooms and John Moore
Zero Food Waste Committee, an ad-hoc subcommittee of the Zero Waste Advocacy Committee, is focused (in the short run) on following up on our Zero Food Waste Forum by monitoring the status of SB1383, especially those elements which address food waste. We plan to continue sharing resources and innovations to help NCRA members and local jurisdictions understand the requirements and how to meet them. Co-Chairs: Susan Blachman and Jack Steinman. Read more…
Elections: This committee manages the Board of Directors Election process. Work begins with the Fall release of the Call for Nominations and culminates in December. Questions welcome at any time. Co-Chairs: Lori Marra and Laura McKaughan
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