Turning Scraps into Plants

Kompost Kids Inc is an all-volunteer organization. Some of our most favorite volunteers are the plants that spontaneously grow or regrow in our compost piles. We frequently see potatoes and especially onions sprout new roots and new leaves in our contribution bins. Squash flourish in the finished compost piles. Plants thrive around us, and so we thought it would be fun to try to grow

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Volunteer Composting — A TON of Fun

As Milwaukeeans, we love our street fests. As compost and sustainability experts, it’s a little tough to see all those corncobs and plastic beer cups in a garbage can headed to a landfill. On September 16th, we’re partnering for the 5th year with the amazing Bay View Bash team and Blue Ribbon Organics to change the way neighborhood festivals can think through their “waste”

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Great Prizes, Awesome Community Support at HamBINGO!

“Hosted by the fabulous Dear Ruthie and Karen Valentine, this is NOT your typical “church basement bingo.”” – Hamburger Mary’s We’re the featured charity for this fantastic upcoming HamBINGO event, Wednesday, August 2 – BINGO starts at 8PM. There are fun drink specials supporting Kompost Kids as well. Kompost Kids will have 10 fabulous new prizes to win. BINGO cards are free (1 card

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