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World Environment Day!

🌎 Happy World Environment Day! Here’s a quick video that details how many people visit CHaRM each year, how many pounds of materials we collect each year and more. We’ve got a lot to celebrate today! What are you doing to celebrate World Environment Day? ...
Happy World Bicycle Day!

Happy World Bicycle Day!

Happy World Bicycle Day! Did you know that we accept your used bicycles? We take your old bikes and give them to FCS Ministries. FCS partners with local nonprofit, Bearings Bike Shop, to get the bikes refurbished and in the hands of kids in southwest Atlanta who may...
Do You Recycle Challenge Team

Do You Recycle Challenge Team

We always enjoy meeting with the Do You Recycle Challenge team, including Jeff Davis (Atlanta Housing Authority), Nik Balachandran (Zabble), Spencer Tomlinson (Atlanta Housing Authority) and Peggy Whitlow Ratcliffe, Amina Robinson, Emma Dufresne from the LIve Thrive...
FAQ FRIDAY – GA Recycling

FAQ FRIDAY – GA Recycling

Today’s #FAQFriday video is a quick overview of the state of recycling in Georgia, and the fact that you can confidently bring your items to CHaRM and know that they will be reused/refurbished/recycled/reengineered! Did you know? 94% of materials brought to...
Top or Not?

Top or Not?

To top or not to top, that is the question!! Wondering if you should leave the tops on when you’re recycling bottles, cartons and glass?? Here’s a handy guide to leaving tops on or off, when you recycle. Don’t forget that even though you should leave...
World Turtle Day

World Turtle Day

TODAY IS WORLD TURTLE DAY! World Turtle Day was created in 2000 by the American Tortoise Rescue to help celebrate and protect turtles, tortoises and their habitats that are dwindling around the world (according to Wikipedia).  Encourage others to take action to help...
Circularity Event 2022

Circularity Event 2022

Thank you to GreenBiz.com for inviting our executive director and founder, Peggy Whitlow Ratcliffe to speak at this year’s #Circularity22 event! Peggy was part of the Atlanta Spotlight: Advancing Circularity Through Local Community Efforts panel discussion. This...
Waste Expo 2022

Waste Expo 2022

Our executive director Peggy Whitlow Ratcliffe and a few of our board members had a great time this week at Waste360’s WasteExpo. Peggy was part of a panel discussion about how to navigate the challenges of hard-to-manage materials and packaging. WasteExpo, a...
Bourbon Fundraiser @ Ansley Wine Merchants

Bourbon Fundraiser @ Ansley Wine Merchants

Live Thrive Fundraiser Friday, April 29, starting at 3pm* Ansley Wine Merchants, 1544 Piedmont Avenue NE, Atlanta Bourbon Lovers Rejoice–Our friends at Ansley Wine Merchants are donating a number of hard-to-get, rare bourbons for Live Thrive to sell for a...
Earth Day Newsletter!

Earth Day Newsletter!

In case you didn’t get this month’s newsletter in your inbox, click here for a peek at some of the exciting things that are going on at Live Thrive’s CHaRM! AND if you aren’t subscribed to receive these updates, click here to sign up!...