How You Can Give

Generosity from you. Growth within the industry. Healthy planet for all.

Thank you for considering the Foundation in your charitable giving. The reasons people give to the Composting Council Research and Education Foundation are numerous and diverse. Whether it’s one inspired moment, or a long-held desire to give back to the compost community, one thing is certain: Your generosity is a measure of your success.

There are many ways to partner with the CCREF:

Giving a gift is easy for individuals, business owners, and companies alike. Once you reach a lifetime giving record of $2,500, you become eligible for our Sustaining Donor program.

The Two Cents for Compost Program is our big-picture fund. As we look ahead, we envision widespread advancement of composting and compost use upheld around the globe by a well-credentialed and highly educated workforce of professionals. The Foundation will work toward that goal by promoting compost industry professionals as resource recycling experts, invest in quality, ground-breaking research, and expand educational opportunities.

The Seeding the Future is the CCREF’s Legacy Trust Program offers a way for dedicated industry professionals to continue moving the profession forward with what they leave behind.

For those interested in giving a one-time scholarship or grant toward the betterment of our industry, consider establishing a young professionals’ scholarship or grant. For donors who have the means and inclination to provide an annual scholarship or grant, please consider establishing a visionary scholarship or grant. Contact Leanne Spaulding, Development Officer, for details.

The Foundation would also like to extend warm thanks to everyone who donated last year. Thank you so much for the generosity you have already shown us, and we hope we can count on your support next year and into the future.