Check out the work we did together in 2020-2021! | Impact Report

We are proud to share our 2020-2021 Impact Report. With the support and enthusiasm of our community, we: Reached and educated thousands of San Diego residents and businesses on the importance of diverting organic waste from landfills. Prevented hundreds of thousands of pounds of greenhouse gases by composting. (Roughly equivalent to the yearly emissions of 50,000 cars!)…

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Supporting the Community with a Pivot to Online Learning

In this unprecedented time, it has been inspiring to see our community come together. From shifts in supply chains to get food to those in need while preventing waste to new socially-distant shopping directly from local farms, artisans, and small businesses – San Diego has shone resilient. Solana Center is proud to continue to provide environmental…

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Earth Day – 50 Years And Counting!

It hardly seems feasible that it’s been 50 years since the first Earth Day was celebrated. And today, even in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, its scope and importance continues to grow. Earth Day History In 1970, the inspiration for Earth Day began right here in California, when Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson witnessed the…

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COVID-19 Related Updates from Solana Center

*** Update as of April 23 *** We are excited to announce the re-opening of the Food Cycle program Thursday, April 23rd! With the current state of the COVID pandemic and the continued social distancing measures, we will be modifying our procedures for bucket exchange services so we can continue to collect your scraps safely and within…

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5 Simple Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Looking for some simple ways to make a difference this Earth Day? We’ve got you covered.  1. Volunteer At Solana Center for Environmental Innovation, we believe you can do something to help the environment no matter who you are. Even small, practical steps in the right direction – though they might feel insignificant in the…

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Support Solana Center when you shop online!

 Have you heard about AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Solana Center every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion…

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