Renew Your MRC Membership Today

Our members make our work possible. We thank all of the members who have supported us over the years, and we encourage new members to partner with us as we continue our efforts to educate residents on the benefits of recycling and promote the growth of the recycling industry in Mississippi.

Now is the time of year to renew your membership for 2018 or increase your support for the year. You may remit your membership dues payment by check, credit card or PayPal. Use the instructions on the invoice that you recently received or visit our Member Payment Options webpage.

For those of you that are not members, but are interested in joining the MRC please check out the different levels of membership and sponsorship available here on the MRC website.

Benefits of MRC Membership

The past year has been full of exciting events, activities and accomplishments for the MRC, including:

  • MRC celebrated 20 years of service to the state of Mississippi with an Anniversary Celebration Reception held in conjunction with the Annual Recycling Conference in Ridgeland, Mississippi;
  • MRC sponsored our Annual Recycling Conference: “Recycling in Mississippi: Our Next Twenty Years” in Ridgeland, Mississippi;
  • MRC unveiled our newly updated website designed to provide information to our members and the general public in a more user-friendly format.
  • MRC provided information to our members on numerous grant funding opportunities, new programs, workshops, webinars, conferences and other resources to promote recycling in the state.

We have a whole lot planned for 2018, including:

  • MRC will award K-12 schools throughout the State of Mississippi with our recycling program grants;
  • MRC in partnership with the Mississippi Beverage Association will provide scholarships to 10 students at Mississippi colleges and universities with environmental studies and interests;
  • MRC will recognize organizations for their outstanding work in promoting and growing recycling in their area with our Environmental Hero, “Recycler of the Year” awards;
  • MRC will be sponsoring our Annual Recycling Awareness Day as a joint event with Keep Mississippi Beautiful at the State Capitol Building; and
  • MRC will be sponsoring a joint recycling and solid waste management conference with the MS Magnolia Chapter of SWANA May 15-17, in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi.

We look forward to these events and opportunities and many others. But we need your commitment to make this possible.

Questions

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Milner at 601-961-5739 or jmilner@mdeq.ms.gov.

 

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