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Earth Day at Urban Roots!

  • Urban Roots 1316 Madison Ave SE Grand Rapids United States (map)

Open volunteer hours ALL DAY! Free compost drop-off! A special YOUR Compost collection deal! All in honor of Earth Day.

We want to invite you to join in one way that we reducing the footprint for over 100 families, individuals, and businesses in Grand Rapids: COMPOST! Food and other compostable materials are the #1 least recycled items in the world - and we want to make it simple for you to be a part of our efforts to capture organic waste streams and return their nutrients to the soil!

Here are a few ways you can get involved on Earth Day:
1. Drop off your yard waste in our backyard and we will compost it for you! Instructions here
2. Get your hands dirty with ALL DAY open volunteer hours from 10am-6pm! Help us turn our compost piles, sift finished compost, and lend a hand on the farm. Learn a bit about our systems, and how we process thousands of pounds of compostable waste in an efficient way.
3. The first month of YOUR Compost will be FREE when you sign up on Earth Day! Simply use the code EARTHDAY when checking out. More information at