The Environmental Resource Guide is a searchable, web-based resource that includes information about all organizations in the Greater Houston Area conducting environmental work. This guide is a one-stop-shop for any resources or connections you may need, and is updated often to ensure you have access to the newest information.
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Center for Recycled Art
Purpose:Â Founded in 2009, our mission is to reduce the amount of reusable material in Houstonâ€™s landfills, to promote environmental awareness, to stimulate creativity, and to provide opportunities to create recycled art.
Programs:Â Divert reusable clean scrap from Houstonâ€™s solid waste stream and make it available at low cost to educators and non-profits in the Greater Houston area. Promote awareness and stimulate creativity through workshops, creative reuse demonstrations and speakers.
Major Events: Monthly Teacher Warehouse shopping event for educators and other non profits.
Childrenâ€™s Activities:Â The Center for Recycled Art hosts structured activities for school groupsÂ and other nonprofit organizations. Programs are designed in conjunction
with your group’s leadership and may be easily tailored to ongoingÂ classroom curriculum. Each class offers an age-appropriate opportunity to express creativityÂ and complete the project in the allotted time. Programs may be held atÂ your location or at theÂ Texas Art Asylum, near downtown. Speakers available for all ages, Contact Ramona Brady for booking.
Volunteer Opportunities: Receiving and sorting Houstonâ€™s cast-offs, de-constructing mechanical and electrical items; creating inspiration projects from cast off materials, demonstrating/leading creative reuse projects.