Who We Are
Live Thrive Atlanta is a 501 (c) 3 that empowers people, organizations, communities and businesses to make positive, healthy and sustainable changes to the environment. Through partnerships and community events, Live Thrive Atlanta has diverted over 300,000 pounds of hazardous waste from Atlanta’s water system and landfills.
In recognition of its efforts, Live Thrive Atlanta received the Georgia Recycling Coalition Green Steward Award August 2013, Atlanta Business Chronicles Ennovation Environmental Award in April of 2012, the Fulton County Citizens Commission Environmental Award for enhancing and protecting the environment in May of 2012 and Keep Georgia Beautiful's Waste Reduction Award November 2012.
CHaRM, Center for Hard to Recycle Materials is Live Thrive Atlanta's newest initiative!! Did you know that within the perimeter of the City of Atlanta there is no permanent drop-off facility for single-stream recycling, household hazardous waste, or bulky trash?? We are working to resolve this issue!!