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Action of the Month: Choose Sustainable Meat for Your Holiday Meals

We've advocated on many occasions for reducing the amount of meat in our diets, especially red meat, which generally has the highest carbon footprint of available meat products. But if you are not a committed vegan or vegetarian, you may be working on your "conscious omnivore" skills, choosing everything you eat with care and understanding, including animal products.We…See More
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Bronwyn Klein is now a member of Sustainable Contra Costa Network
Veronica Yoo posted a discussion

Holiday Shopping with a Touch of Sustainability

That time of the year is quickly approaching us, as we’re all scrambling to find the perfect gifts and presents for our loved ones. Appropriate to our tech-savvy nature, online shopping has become a popular option for many looking to shop on the web rather than shop in stores or in person.While it is convenient, online shopping and its popularity raises an important question of sustainability. It is certainly appealing during this season, with huge crowds, traffic, and long lines, but is it…See More
Veronica Yoo is now a member of Sustainable Contra Costa Network
Dec 1
Kimberly Lam posted a discussion

15 Experience Gifts for the Holidays

This holiday season, consider giving experiences instead of stuff to your friends and family! Not only can "experience" gifts be more environmentally-friendly (less resources used to manufacture, package and transport items that will probably end up in the landfill after a few uses), but studies have shown that giving experiences instead…See More
Dec 1
Alison Clary posted a discussion

20 for 2020: Twenty Sustainable Workshops for the New Year!

The SCOCO team is in the midst of planning a whole new year’s worth of sustainable workshops. These are not 100% confirmed so you’ll need to check the website again soon (look under Events), but we couldn’t resist giving you a preview of what’s to come! This is a wonderful time to make some resolutions for an informative, entertaining, and green year ahead. All workshops…See More
Nov 27
Tyler Snortum-Phelps posted events
Nov 21

Welcome to the Sustainable Contra Costa Network

Support Us During The Holiday Giving Campaign

Our holiday giving campaign is underway, and with your gift to us, you are supporting Sustainable Contra Costa’s climate education and action programs to save resources, reduce waste and pollution, and rapidly mobilize climate action. Together we can leverage our enthusiasm for a sustainable future and address today’s critical areas of need. Please help our cause and donate today. Your funding will help us reach more people and have a greater, positive impact on the lives of everyone in Contra Costa County. Click here for all the details.

Step Up To The Cleaner Contra Costa Challenge!

Step up to the Cleaner Contra Costa Challenge and join us in taking action that honors the well-being of humanity and the planet. Measure your own footprint and commit to learning and using sustainable living skills that help you save money, build community, and preserve the planet.

NEW! Take part in the Fall Challenge! Complete as many actions as possible to earn points for a chance to win prizes and be recognized for your efforts. The Challenge starts September 23, 2019 and goes until March 19, 2020! Compete as an individual or as part of team!  The first 100 individuals to reach 5,000 points will receive a Tread Lightly Toolkit, which includes a reusable bamboo utensil set, a reusable stainless steel straw, and more! 

Visit CleanerContraCosta.org to set up your profile, calculate your carbon footprint, find local resources, and track your individual and community’s progress.

Are You Committed to a More Sustainable World?

Support our work to inspire sustainable living and connected, regenerative communities.

Become a SCOCO Partner and put your tax-deductible donation to work for a good cause!

2017 SCOCO Partner Letter.pdf

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