Challenges

For your school to receive the top cash prize of $3,000 and become a Gold-Leaf Certified school, you must earn at least three credits in each of the following categories. Every semester your school participates, you must submit a completed semester report form. After you fill out the form, save it as a PDF and email it to Allison at <a.egan@en-focus.org>. Be sure to include any supplementary items necessary to verify each of your completed challenges (e.g., photographs, meeting minutes, confirmation emails) in your email, ideally all bundled together in one cohesive PDF. 

 

Please be aware that the ultimate goal of this program is to educate and motivate students to recycle and reduce waste. Therefore, while it is not required for all challenges, we encourage you to include students in challenge activities as much as possible. 

Recycling

Waste/energy reduction

Food Waste/

Compost

Classroom activities/

lesson plans

LOCATION

59530 County Road 7

Elkhart, IN  46517

(574) 522-2581

HOURS

Monday - Friday: 8:00am to 4:45pm

Saturday (April through November): 9:00am to 11:45am

Compost bins NOT available for pickup on Saturday

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Website managed by the Elkhart County Landfill and Solid Waste District, with support from enFocus.