Contact ECO

Phone (828) 692-0385 . 611 N. Church Street, Suite 101 . Hendersonville, NC 28792

Volunteer with ECO!

Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organization. Join us to help protect water quality, promote better environmental public policies, educate on green energy and sustainability and advocate recycling. Read about ALL volunteer opportunities here. Contact ECO NOW to volunteer! LEARN MORE ABOUT our four mission-area committees: Energy, Green Infrastructure, Recycling, Water Quality.

ECO Voice

Read Summer issue of ECO's quarterly newsletter

Membership & Supporting ECO

Join now or renew your membership to help protect WNC’s natural heritage

Become a Sustainer!.

ECO Calendar

Regulate Logging in Flat Rock – Petition Drive

Making An Environmental Difference!

Click here to watch the ECO Orientation video!

ECO’s Water Quality Programs in the News!

In a recent edition of Mountain Xpress, an article by Jacob Flannik discusses various groups in WNC working to protect and monitor streams. He refers to ECO's long-standing programs in "Safeguarding water quality: Amid drastic state budget cuts, volunteers pick up slack." Click Here for more!

CarrotMobbing

What does it mean to be Carrot Mobbed?

Source: www.carrotmob.org

CarrotMobbing is a win-win-win model for the business, consumers, and the environment.

ECO will be the “organizers” in this case, coming to YOUR business to engage you in a carrot mob.

An agreement will then be made of what kind of change your business will make in exchange for a “mob.”

Then… we’ll bring the mob to you!

Is there something you’ve wanted to change but haven’t been able to yet?

The types of changes we’re looking for are

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Waste Reduction
  • Local/Sustainable Product Sourcing

Anything good for the environment- we’re open to ideas!

ECO’s First Carrotmob

Here are a few links to help you brainstorm:

Examples of Different Types of Mobs

https://carrotmob.org/campaigns/2227

https://carrotmob.org/campaigns/2472

Browse more campaigns at:

https://carrotmob.org/campaigns

A Fantastic Video to Give You a Visual

Charleston’s Carrot Mob

If you’re interested in being mobbed,

please contact Kelly with the Green Energy and Sustainability Committee at ECO

(828) 692-0385

Carrotmobs are cooler than boycotts.”

-Time



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