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LBC's 2017 Calendar  To download a PDF of LBC's 2017 Events & Engagement Opportunities Flyer, please click HERE.

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, January 14

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, February 11

LBC Home Performance Workshop: Saturday, February 18

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, March 11

LBC's Revel In Reuse Fundraiser: Thursday, March 16

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, April 8

Atlanta Dogwood Festival: April 7-9

Earth Day Sale - 20% Storewide: Saturday, April 22

Atlanta Streets Alive: Sunday April 23

LBC Do-It-Yourself Workshop: Saturday, May 6

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, May 13

LBC Spring Open House: Saturday, May 20

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, June 10

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, July 8

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, August 12

LBC Home Performance Workshop: Saturday, August 19

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, September 9

LBC Annual Dinner: Thursday, September 14

Hands-On Atlanta Day: Saturday, October 7

Candler Park Fall Festival: October 7-8

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, October 14

LBC Fall Open House: Saturday, October 21

LBC Do-It-Yourself Workshop: Saturday, November 4

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, November 11

LBC Winter Happy Hour: Thursday, November 16

Second Saturday Volunteer Day: Saturday, December 9

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Thank you to everyone who attended and supported LBC's 4th Annual Dinner. The evening was a huge success and raised over $12,000 for LBC, including twenty donations to our Nonprofit Material MATCH Program Campaign.

LBC could not have done it without The Power of OUR Community! Thank you to our event sponsors, LBC board, staff and volunteers as well as to our videographer Kelly Brown, musician Jared Pepper and keynote speaker Stephanie Stuckey Benfield. And a very special thank you to our gracious hosts, Calavino Donati and Doria Roberts of Madre+Mason.

You can view LBC's 4th Annual Dinner event photos taken by Chris Herrin Photography by clicking HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To donate an art piece to RE:Purpose, A Lifecycle Celebration, register here

To donate a non-art piece, register here

 

FREE DIY Workshop on Pallet Furniture - Saturday, June 21st 2014 - 11am to 2pm

 

FREE Home Performance Class - Saturday April 26, 2014 - 12pm to 2pm


LBC's HAPPY HOUR TODAY @

 

Come network and socialize with the Lifecycle Building Center and people from all facets of the building design, construction and deconstruction community. Learn how you can support Atlanta's sustainable future and become involved in the Lifecycle Building Center. 

 

Please RSVP at rsvp@lifecyclebuildingcenter.org if you plan to attend!  

Share this event on Facebook and invite your friends!  

  

Designed With Reuse In Mind - Pallookaville from Greenshortz on Vimeo.

THANK YOU to GreenShortz for this fantastic new video, highlighting the many benefits of material reuse! 

 

Pallookaville will be featuring for one night only a special drink 

called "LBC Liquid" for LBC friends and supporters!


Pallookaville Fine Foods
17 N Avondale Plaza
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(click HERE for map)


 

 

 

We sincerely appreciate those who came to celebrate the Lifecycle Building Center's 2nd year of operations during our 2013 Annual Dinner.

2013 was a very busy year for the LBC and we intend to be even busier in 2014!

You can help ensure our success by taking what you learned during the event and spreading the word.  We hope you feel empowered to act as a champion for the LBC's mission: promoting resource efficiency in the built environment and keeping reusable building materials out of the landfill.  
If you have not visited the LBC facility, please come by.  You can preview most of the LBC's inventory on our SHOP page, but we strongly encourage you to come see the warehouse firsthand and learn more about the full scope of the LBC operation.  
Please also encourage your friends and colleagues to donate materials to the LBC or come shop for their next construction project; they can save a lot of money on building materials while also doing something great for the environment and their community!
And, of course, if you have not yet become an LBC Member or Corporate Partner, please consider doing so before the end of the year!  Now is the perfect time to contribute, since all donations made between December 4th and December 31st will be matched up to $30,000.  Please take advantage of this powerful opportunity to double your impact and create lasting change in your community!  Find out more about LBC Sponsorship HERE.

Thank you again for your support!

 

THANK YOU TO OUR PLATINUM EVENT SPONSORS

   

 

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Thanks to everyone who made it out for our Customer + Community Appreciation Event!  on August 17th.

Over the past 22 months, the Lifecycle Building Center has been fortunate to gather a stellar group of customers and contributors. In honor of your support, we are hosted our first Customer + Community Appreciation Event at our warehouse! We had a great time meeting new folks and seeing some familiar faces. Great food from Six Feet UnderHome Grown-GA, and Burnt Fork BBQ was enjoyed by all.

Photos Available Here.

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Thanks to all who joined the Lifecycle Building Center for the culmination of our Spring Fundraising Campaign with a huge party at Trees Atlanta on Thursday, June 13th, from 6-9pm!

Trees Atlanta's beautiful LEED Platinum building and outdoor terraces were enjoyed by all.  We had live music, food offerings from Atlanta's finest farms and chefs, a range of creative artwork made with salvaged materials, and many other exciting auction items available.

Photos available here.

 

 Donated Forklift from Balfour Beatty

On November 30, the LBC received an incredible gift; a donated forklift from Balfour Beatty Construction!  This piece of equipment now plays an essential role in the success of the LBC operation by significantly increasing our staff's efficiency, and by allowing us to take on material pickups that would have previously been impossible.  Thank you Balfour Beatty for your belief in the LBC's mission!

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 Donated Box Truck from Southern Lighting Source

We're thrilled to announce that this beauty of a truck has finally found a home at the LBC thanks to Southern Lighting Source!  This donation has already made a huge difference in our ability to collect material and our pick-up services, including a recent project collaboration with LBC Community Partner JE Dunn Construction and at the Morningside Salvage Project (pics).  Soon you'll see Adam's artistic handiwork put to use when he brands our new family member with the LBC logo!

 

 

 

 LBC Expands into 70,000SF Facility

At the Happy Hour event on October 17th, The LBC Board announced their decision to expand from the 12,000 square foot building into the full 70,000 square foot facility at 1116 Murphy Avenue SW, 30310.  This move has profoundly impacted our operation by enabling us to accept a much wider range of material donations.  View our SHOP page or visit us in person. 


 Thank you to everyone who made the Lifecycle Building Center's First Annual Dinner event a huge success!  A special thanks to our speakers, Leesa Carter from Captain Planet Foundation and Denise Quarles from the City of Atlanta Office of Sustainability.  Thank you also to all of our participating restaurants, farms, volunteers and event sponsors for your amazing support!  More photos from the event can be found here.

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 THANK YOU to everyone who made Earth Day 2012 truly special.  Our fiscal sponsor, USGBC Georgia, shared their booth at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival, and LBC volunteers participated in a BeltLine cleanup near the LBC warehouse.  Visit our Facebook Page for photos & email kroberts@walterpmoore.com to buy an LBC t-shirt!

 

 On December 13th, 2011, the LBC dedicated its new 12,000SF facility and showcased our future expansion, a 58,000SF square foot warehouse constructed in 1914. 

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The Lifecycle Building Center, (LBC), is an innovative, nonprofit green-building center based in Atlanta. The organization’s mission is to make the lifecycle use of the built environment increasingly efficient and sustainable.  They accomplish this mission while embracing the triple bottom line of sustainability.   LBC is a collaborative center that lifts up other non-profits by providing community education and space to explore sustainability in art.

 

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