The Bugfeed

Fight Litter with Photos!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 26, 2017

Kids—as another new school year approaches, grab your cameras and mobile devices and take photos of the worst examples of litter in your Pennsylvania neighborhood.  To focus attention on the litter problem, PRC is conducting its annual Lens On Litter Photo Contest, with a deadline of October 31, 2017. In the student category, three prizes […]

Categories: Litter

Fall Collection Events

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 22, 2017

Time is running out to responsibly recycle your unwanted household chemicals, hard-to-recycle, pharmaceuticals, and gently used household times at PRC’s remaining 2017 collection events! October marks the end of our 15th season of providing responsible disposal options for household chemicals (including automotive fluids, household cleaners, paints, and pesticides and hard-to-recycle items (including electronics, televisions, tires, […]

Start the School Year with PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 6, 2017

School is back in session and students across the Commonwealth are back in the classroom learning geometry, literature, and…worms? PRC has been working with schools across Pennsylvania for over five decades, providing innovative and engaging environmental programs on topics ranging from birds and stream life to recycling and litter to worm composting and watershed protection! […]

Categories: Education

PRC’s New Shared CFO

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 6, 2017

PRC has partnered with four local environmental non-profits to establish a Shared Chief Financial Officer (CFO) position, beginning in September 2017. This “resource-sharing position” will enable PRC and the other non-profits to improve organizational reporting and transparancy, as well as financial management capabilities and strategic financial planning. “In a City where the not for profit […]

Categories: Uncategorized

PRC’s Fall Workshops!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 25, 2017

Fall is the perfect time to hit the books and learn new skills. Join PRC for a Conservation Workshop to learn how to conserve water with a rain barrel, turn leaves and food scraps into valuable compost or avoid exposure to common chemicals, carcinogens and toxins in the environment. Check the schedule below to find […]