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May 20 - World Bee Day

Today is World Bee Day. Appreciate and celebrate these hard working insects. Threatened by herbicides and other human blunders, we need them more than ever. More than 75% of the world's food crops depend on these and other pollinators, either wholly
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Support SCOCO on #Giving Tuesday!

 #Giving Tuesday is November 27th! Facebook and PayPal are matching donations on Facebook for a total of up to $7 million dollars.

8095730101?profile=originalDonate to help us launch a Countywide program that will engage thousands of residents of Contra Costa in new and exciti

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In case you plan to make an Amazon purchase any time soon, this week is 10x the normal donation rate - spread the word! Remember to always go to smile.amazon.com (hopefully Sustainable Contra Costa is your beneficiary already!) when you check out so

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APPLY TODAY!

APPLY TODAY!

Do you know a high school junior and senior interested in energy and water efficiency, receiving valuable job training, and earning $14 an hour?

They can become a CONSERVATION COACH and help residents achieve their sustainability goals. Th

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July Raffle from Walnut Creek Saves!

If you're on Nextdoor you may have seen this post from one of our student Conservation Coaches! 

Walnut Creek Saves has a raffle for the month of July - If you sign up for a FREE home consultation, you will be entered to win a solar bluetooth speaker!

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Our New Shopping Guides are Here!

8095728280?profile=originalOur new shopping guides are hot off the press! Are you looking to upgrade your washer and dryer or install a new irrigation controller to better manage your outdoor water use, but you don’t know where to start? Look no further than our shopping guide

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What it's Like Being a Conservation Coach

Written by: Evan Enos

I am truly blessed to have the amazing job that I have. At this point in time, I have only conducted two home consultations. The reason I have only been able to conduct two so far is because most appointments are scheduled when I

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Written by: Anna Meehan

As of February, I’ve had the privilege of being a Conservation Coach for the Walnut Creek Saves program. Our mission is to help Walnut Creek Residents save electricity, water and natural gas, in hopes of ultimately saving resid

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HOW DOES WALNUT CREEK SAVES SAVE?

Written by: Lola Bamberger, Conservation Coach

Walnut Creek Saves is such a new program to our community that most residents don’t know or fully understand what it entails and what services we can provide. Since our program is extremely resident focus

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