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October 3 - October 24, 2018
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October 3 - October 24, 2018

Slow Food

Slow Food

Change the world through food that is good, clean and fair for all!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 28,921 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    3
    miles
    traveled by bike
  • up to
    64
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    214
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    1,014
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    3
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    47
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    15
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    2
    energy audits
    conducted
  • up to
    3,540
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    25
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    5,722
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    183
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    549
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    3,470
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    5,790
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    13
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    20
    people
    helped
  • up to
    19
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    33
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    121
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    101
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    21
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    3,145
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    360
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    4
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    10
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    11
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    236
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    299
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    112
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • November 1 at 1:33 PM
    I enjoyed this challenge! It motivated me to cook more at home, and to try more meatless meals. I liked having all these resources, learning about all kinds of organizations, and learning new things about food sovereignty. It was encouraging to see so many people working towards the same goal of overall sustainability. I wish I could've...
  • October 26 at 1:12 PM
    This challenge gave me optimism. Knowing caring people are out there in the thousands was a powerful boost to my own personal efforts. And I learned so much from the folks that read, researched, and reflected during these few weeks. Onward!
  • October 25 at 2:03 PM
    I considered myself an ECO pro before I started this challenge, but I learned so much and networked with several fantastic local and national organization I didn't know about. I already contacted a local food rescue group in my area that is mitigating a food desert less than 5 miles from where I live. Thanks for all the resources compiled for...
  • October 24 at 6:55 PM
    I can certainly vote for them when they are on the agenda. I could start improving bus stops in my neighborhood in order to draw attention to them and maybe get the local media to cover the story. This would at least help to build awareness. I can call/email/text my elected officials and request that we continue to pursue alternative...
  • October 24 at 6:23 PM
    I found a car mechanic shop that accepts used cooking oil.  They centrifuge it and use it to heat the building in the winter.  I wish more places would find resourceful ways to recycle.  It can be a big benefit, not just an obligation.
  • October 24 at 6:22 PM
    I enjoy becoming familiarity my local environment. It is neat to find a plant and watch it grow from week to week. I also enjoy learning about native species and what adaptations they have to give them an edge in their environment.  Finding something I can eat is fun!  I hope to pass this knowledge on to my children.

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