Earth Day 2024

  The Teton Valley Earth Day Fair will be held on Saturday, April 20th from 11am-2pm at the Teton County, ID Fairgrounds. This fun, free, family-friendly event started in 2018 as a collaboration between local nonprofits Mountain Roots Education, Teton Valley Community Recycling, and the Teton Regional Land Trust to bring the community together to…

Food Waste Prevention Week

By: Jennifer Werlin, University of Idaho Teton County Extension and Teton Food and Farm Coalition, 208-776-8235, jwerlin@uidaho.edu The average household loses upwards of $1,600 annually by throwing away uneaten food, yet 1 in 5 people lack consistent access to nutritious food. Nearly 40% of food in the United Staes goes uneaten, leading to wasted resources…

Iris Saxer new executive director for TVCR

  Iris Saxer with her daughter Zinnia.   Teton Valley Community Recycling is pleased to announce Iris Saxer as the non-profit’s new executive director. A Teton Valley resident for the last 20 years, Iris brings extensive leadership and educational experience that will continue to elevate TVCR’s work in Teton Valley. “My background as a biologist and an educator,…

Our Annual Report

Teton Valley Community Recycling had an amazing year! And all of this good work and energy couldn’t have happened without your encouragement, support and hard work diverting waste and reducing, reusing and recycling! Please enjoy our 2016 annual report below. Some of our highlights include $16K worth of grants reinvested back into waste division measures, local…