Plates for the People

Community Reusables

Planning an event? Be good stewards of the planet with our community reusables service.

Plates for the People

Community Reusables

Flexible. Affordable.

We offer flexible options for renting reusables, from full-service support with setup and dishwashing services to budget no-frills (you wash the reusables and return them clean). Or you can make an arrangement somewhere in between. We'll work with you to find the best option for your budget and needs. 

 

Perfect for casual gatherings.

 

​Our stainless steel reusables may not be fancy but they get the job done. Lightweight and durable, they make it easy to ditch single-use plastics and other disposables.

Plates for the People Pricing​

Full Service*

  • Event prep/coordination fee: $15 - $50 (negotiable; depends on event specifics)

  • Labor (1 or 2 people): $20/hour per person

  • Reusable rental: $0.20/item

Budget Option*

  • Event prep/coordination fee: $15

  • You wash reusables and return them clean

  • Reusable rental: $0.10/item

Budget Option*

  • Event prep/coordination fee: $15 - $50 (negotiable; depends on event specifics)​
     

  • You wash reusables and return them clean

  • Reusable rental: $0.10/item

*Use these numbers as a starting-off point. Cost depends on event details and is negotiable. Fill out the form to kickstart the conversation. 

IMPORTANT: Please contact us at least one week in advance to arrange reusable rentals, especially for large events. Additional charge may apply for last-minute requests. 

Contact us about your event.
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Reusable items needed (150 max)

Past  events featuring Plates for the People:

  • ActiveSGV Noche 2019 party

  • Altadena Town Council holiday gathering

  • Arlington Garden in Pasadena fundraiser

  • Collaborate Pasadena community meeting

  • Kid's birthday party

  • Nature for All Stewards Eco Beer Festival

  • Patagonia Pasadena Eco Festival

  • Zorthian Ranch film event

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Altadena Farmers Market

600 W Palm Street

Altadena, California

 

Every Wednesday

Spring/Summer 4pm – 8pm

Fall/Winter 3pm – 7pm

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altapasagreencircle@gmail.com

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AltaPasa Green Circle is a home-grown, grassroots effort. Help us reach our goal of creating a zero-waste farmers market in Altadena. Every dollar counts. Thank you!

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Altadena Town Council holiday party. Kudos to our town leaders for choosing reusables!