March 2022 Project Spotlight: Food Recovery

March 2022 Project Spotlight: Food Recovery

In compliance with California State Senate Bill 1383, Conservation Corps North Bay and longtime partner Zero Waste Sonoma formed a program to recover and redistribute food that was otherwise destined for landfill. SB 1383, California’s Short-Lived Climate Pollutant...
March 2022 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jessica M.

March 2022 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jessica M.

Jessica joined CCNB just over two years ago—right before the pandemic swept onto the scene. Before CCNB, she was working doing landscaping with her brothers and learned about CCNB from her sister, who had worked with us in the past. In her two years with CCNB, Jessica...
2022 North Bay Bin Game

2022 North Bay Bin Game

To kick off our 40th anniversary, we are launching a social media challenge, the “North Bay Bin Game” photo contest! It’s pretty simple: the next time you’re out hiking, exploring, or relaxing in one of the North Bay’s beautiful parks or beaches, snap a photo of one...
December 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Mikal H.

December 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Mikal H.

Mikal joined CCNB in March 2020 after hearing how the program helped his brothers earn their high school diplomas and start their career journeys four years ago. After interning on the SCYEC crew and learning by working alongside Sonoma Water, he was excited to join...
September 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Daniel C.

September 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Daniel C.

Daniel joined CCNB so he could work and earn his high school diploma at the same time, and he has been a corpsmember with CCNB for about a year. He enjoys working to improve and save the environment, especially loving projects like habitat restoration, creek clearing,...
June 2021 Project Spotlight: Carpet Recycling

June 2021 Project Spotlight: Carpet Recycling

CCNB’s Zero Waste Program added a new recycling stream to the variety of services offered to the public—carpet recycling! In partnership with Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), this project is aimed towards diverting carpet and padding material from the landfill...
June 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Whitney B.

June 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Whitney B.

Whitney joined CCNB in November 2020. Since then, she has steadily been working her way up, earning multiple months of perfect attendance awards and her Sawyer II certification. Her sawyer skills came in handy as she worked many hours on our Sonoma Resource...
March 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Roxana V.

March 2021 Corpsmember Spotlight: Roxana V.

Readers may recognize this highlighted corpsmember from our e-news and social media postings six months back: Roxana was one of a small cohort that walked in the 2020 graduation ceremony for John Muir Charter School, our onsite high school. Since graduation, Roxana...