Champaign County Environmental Stewards is a member of the Illinois Food Scrap Compost Coalition (IFSCC).  IFSCC is promoting International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) from May 7 – 13. ICAW is the largest and most comprehensive education initiative of the global compost community. 

Individuals, businesses, and other organizations in Illinois are encouraged to learn about, explore, play with, and take advantage of the many benefits of reducing food and other organic waste and creating and using compost during International Compost Awareness Week, May 7 – 13, 2023.

Visit the IFSCC website to view activities this week that aim to focus on how compost can have a role to help feed the world, by building healthy soils that produce healthier food. Everyone is welcome to join IFSCC at one or all of the events.