5 months ago
Sunday, Jun 11th 2017Registration Start: 8:00 AM
2-4 Brigton Road,
Clifton, NJ 07012
36 people are raising funds
BAPS Charities Walk Green 2017 in Clifton, NJ is an event to raise funds for The Nature Conservancy, The Boys & Girls Club of Clifton and other charitable activities organized by BAPS Charities. This year, BAPS Charities will support The Nature Conservancy’s efforts to plant and restore over 1.6 million acres of land by planting one billion trees by 2025 through their Plant a Billion Trees initiative. Join over 17,000 walkers in over 50 cities in North America and help us support the planting of 100,000 trees in 2017.
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy is a leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. Aided by hundreds of staff scientists, they pursue non confrontational, pragmatic solutions to environmental challenges.
Learn more: http://nature.org
Plant a Billion Trees
Plant a Billion Trees is one of The Nature Conservancy's flagship programs. Over the next few years, the Conservancy will work to plant one billion trees in an effort to restore and replant over 1.6 billion acres of natural space. Trees are a critical part of the environment, and essential to producing clean air and water for millions of people in North America.
Learn more: http://www.plantabillion.org/partners
Healthy Trees, Healthy Cities Initiative
The Nature Conservancy’s Healthy Trees, Healthy Cities initiative seeks to protect the health of our nation’s trees, forests, and communities by creating a culture of stewardship that engages people in the planting and care of urban trees.
The Boys & Girls Club of Clifton
The Boys & Girls Club of Clifton is dedicated to providing programs and services in a safe, supervised environment, to inspire and enable all young people, especially underprivileged students, to realize their full potential as caring, productive and responsible citizens. Building on skills and knowledge learned in the classroom, the Club offers programs that assist members in becoming proficient in basic educational disciplines, set goals, explore careers, prepare for employment and use technology to achieve success in a career. The Boys & Girls Club of Clifton offers scholarships to young underprivileged students who can’t afford higher education.
Learn more: http://www.bgcclifton.org/