Growing Award Newsletter Oct'15

Rowan invites you to join our Growing Award. Find out whats on offer in the attachment below.  

Rowan at Black Isle Gathering

BIG was a successful event and at the end of the video you can see our board chair April handing out advice on composting and recycling.


Resource Efficiency Bronze Award

Rowan has been reducing its carbon footprint and environmental impact generally. The board and staff have done an efficient driving course which improved the MPG of some of us by 20%. We discuss the further measures we can take at every board meeting and for example repair printers instead of buying new. We will now try and find a way to earn the Silver award.

New Volunteer Project!

Zero Waste Scotland has funded Rowan for another two years to help make the Zero Waste Plan for Scotland come alive.

Rowan will act on:

We will continue to do our Upcycling events regularly and we will be ranging as far as Ullapool for this one!

Please read the attachment for more local information. Read more

Interview with Capability Brown

RoWAN:-How long has your business been around in Inverness , and where can local people sample your produce? Read more

Cooking to save money and reduce waste 3 week class FREE

an image describing rowans event


Where & When

Wed, 28/01/2015 (All day) - Wed, 11/02/2015 (All day)
Charleston Academy

Upcycling in Merkinch

Rowan upcycling event poster and information


Where & When

Sat, 17/01/2015 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Merkinch Community Centre Thornbush Rd Inverness

RU Up 4 It Newsletter September 14

An exciting mix of dates and tips for your gardening and composting projects. Click on the attachment below to get the pdf.

Vacancy (Maternity Cover) on Waste Less Inverness Project

RoWAN Zero Waste 

Project Officer

(maternity cover)

To be part of a team helping people to cut 

their waste in Inverness.

Contract 1st Oct 2014 — 31st March 2015. 

Two days a week flexible hours.

Salary £18 - £23k depending on experience

Closing date Monday 21st July. Read more

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