Join Us as a Member!


Lexington Zero Waste Collaborative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Our Federal Tax ID# is: 85-2459810
The full amount of all donations, including annual membership, is tax-deductible.

Why Become a Member?

Your LexZeroWaste Membership makes the following possible in our community and beyond:

  • New programs to promote and use zero waste best practices, while also promoting environmental justice.
  • Broad outreach and collaboration with individuals and organizations who share our passion and mission for sustainable solutions. 
  • Advocacy for policy changes at all levels of government.
  • Just and equitable access for all to zero waste solutions.

What does Membership include?

All members receive:

  • An invitation to, and a vote at, our Annual Members’ Meeting where important decisions are made about our future, including the election of Officers and Board members.
  • Our e-newsletter to connect you with the latest zero waste news, events and resources.
  • Early members-only notification of new programs and partnerships.
  • Opportunities to participate in select pilot programs before they’re available community-wide.
  • Discounts on future fee-based LexZeroWaste programs.

All members are encouraged to:

  • Volunteer for one of our working groups to collaborate on zero waste solutions and develop new zero-waste programs.
  • Consider serving as a member of our Board of Directors.

Membership Levels

Members are the heart of our organization and directly help pave the path towards a better future. We hope you will consider joining as a member at one of the levels below:

Zero Waste Hero: $25+
Zero Waste Advocate: $100+
Zero Waste Collaborator: $250+
Zero Waste Visionary: $1000+

Sustaining Members

Sustaining Members are those who commit to automatic, monthly contributions in order to provide a reliable income to LexZeroWaste and sustain our ongoing programs. Membership renews automatically annually and is set at the level that matches their monthly contribution x 12. We hope all those who are able will consider becoming Sustaining Members. 

Ready to Join/Renew?

Please fill out your contact information below. You’ll then be taken to the Membership Payment page, where you can choose to pay by check or make a secure online payment assisted by GiveLively.