Cafeteria Culture presents
for innovative zero waste,
plastic free, climate education
for under-resourced schools and communities!
Youth Advocates Program
mentoring middle and high school activists
NYC YOUTH CLIMATE STRIKE 9/20
Cafcu youth help win
Free Educational Resources
for a plastic free future
(grades 4 - 8)
Teachers - sign up here
- Watch and share DEAR HUMANS - made 4th grade students
Watch: "Got Reusable Bags?" on Vimeo -> ; be inspired by 7th grade students from MS 246 Walt Whitman in E. Flatbush, Brooklyn!
Advocacy and Victories!
STYROFOAM OUT OF SCHOOLS
New York Bans Plastic Bags
INNOVATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
(see our Remote Learning resources here->)
PLASTIC FREE LUNCH DAY!
Zero Waste Cafeterias
Arts, Media and Civic Action
read THE LATEST here ->
In the News
“I’ve learned a lot of things, not just the cycle of Styrofoam and plastics,” Dalencour told the RHSR. “I’ve also learned how to communicate with my peers better; I was kind of quiet, but it gave me a way to open up.” (read more ->)
WNCY.org, April 23, 2018
Cafeteria Rangers Are Learning How to Reduce School Waste
Cafeteria Rangers from PS 188 the Island School spoke with WNYC report Shumita Basu for Earth Day! WNYC.org - Morning Edition
"I like it because we're helping the universe and we're being responsible."
MICROPLASTIC MADNESS wins Greenpoint Film Festival Grand Jury Award! Septe,ber, 2020
Mayor invites Cafeteria Culture and our students from our PS 15 K to kick-off the NYC Styrofoam Ban!
Fifth grade students from PS 15 Patrick F Daly testified at a New York City Council hearing on wastewater treatment.
Watch: Kids Exercise Democracy! 5th graders testify at City Hall on plastic litter and wastewater
PS 15 Patrick F Daly 5th graders spoke at the at the US EPA Region 2 offices as panelists for the Plastic Free Waters Partnership meeting, speaking to a packed full room of 74 attendees (March, 2018)
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