Spinfish materials and McDonalds coffee
Compost Coalition will have a shopping slot. If you have a truck and/or a couple of hours Wednesday March 18 or Thursday March 19, join us in diverting materials from SXSW.
If you personally, or through other organizations, can use cardboard, vinyl banners, foam core, maybe even furniture - here are the details:
SpinFish Event Solutions is a waste diversion and rescue service specializing in keeping event leftovers out of the landfill. Across 3 SXSW sponsored events, SpinFish has diverted more than 12,000 lbs. Spinfish is looking for individuals, artists, organizations (such as nonprofits and school) interested in receiving event leftovers. Current anticipated items include*:
cardboard (large sheets, boxes, tubes)
promotional hand outs (brochures, fliers, giveaways)
*More items to be added as event approaches. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook for updates.
SpinFish will schedule pickup times for
Mar 18 (Wed): 6PM-8PM
Mar 19 (Thurs): 8AM-8PM
Interested in volunteering? Organize leftovers, network with like-minded folks, and get priority picks for yourself/your group!
Shifts will last 4 hours on March 18th & 19th from 8AM to 8PM.
Contact SpinFish Event Solutions to schedule a pick-up or to volunteer.
McDonald's has asked us to divert coffee grounds from their South by Southwest temporary store at 4th and Red River. We are setting up a calender for this one to make sure it is covered. If you can participate March 15th - March 21st, let us know.