2 years ago
Saturday, May 20, 2017Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
Registration Start: 9:00 AM
30 Championship Drive,
North Little Rock, AR 72118
5 people are raising funds
BAPS Charities Walk Green 2017 in Little Rock, AR is an event to raise funds for The Nature Conservancy 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 North Little Rock Police Athletic League
The North Little Rock Police Athletic League (PAL) is based on a strong belief that sports, life skills and activity programs help install positive and moral values in our area youth. If young people are reached early enough in their life journey, they can develop a strong positive attitude towards law enforcement and with proper guidance a better chance at a successful life.
PAL with community organizations provides quality athletic and educational activities for at-risk children at no cost to the participant. In this way, PAL reaches across neighborhood, cultural and socioeconomic lines to form lasting relationships.
Learn more: http://www.arkansaspal.com/