L.E.T.T.U.C.E.

Lowering Emissions Through Thoughtful Unified Community Engagement

A Pachamama Alliance Rochester Area Drawdown Initiative

Mission: To reduce food waste and promote composting of food scraps as effective ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.


Vision: We envision a time when all communities in Upstate New York, in communion with global efforts, will engage in best practices of reducing food waste and composting food scraps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Actions: Connection, Education, and Advocacy


Connection: L.E.T.T.U.C.E. will link individuals and groups committed to achieving the LETTUCE vision.


Education: L.E.T.T.U.C.E. will serve as a resource hub for individuals and groups interested in best practices of reducing food waste and composting food scraps.


Advocacy: L.E.T.T.U.C.E will provide information on calls to action supporting legislation and policy change in our communities and the state of New York.

For more information please contact us at paralettuce@gmail.com

Read more about how L.E.T.T.U.C.E. was formed here from the May 2020 issue of our newsletter.