4 weeks ago
Sunday, Apr 28th 2019Registration Start: 9:00 AM
1020 Aviation Parkway,
Morrisville, NC 27560
35 people are raising funds
BAPS Charities Walk Green 2019 in Raleigh, NC is an event to raise funds for The Nature Conservancy, local beneficiaries listed below and other BAPS Charities activities.
This year, BAPS Charities will support The Nature Conservancy’s efforts to plant one billion trees by 2025 through their Plant a Billion Trees initiative. Walk Green 2019 will help The Nature Conservancy plant 61,000 additional trees in 2019. During the last four years, from 2016 to 2019, BAPS Charities Walkathons will have helped plant a total of 361,000 trees.
Join over 23,000 walkers in over 76 cities in North America and help us protect our environment – for our generation and for generations to come.
Share your experiences on social media using the hashtag: #WalkGreen19 and #BAPSCharities
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
"WakeEd Partnership is a unique, strategic, education nonprofit focused exclusively on transforming teaching and leadership modeling in Wake County Public Schools to provide graduating students with the content knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a complex and changing workplace. Through WakeEd’s programs, Wake County educators receive thousands of dollars in professional development, grant funding, and in-kind resources that enable them to engage their students in innovative, real-world learning. WakeEd also advocates for educators and school leaders at the local and state level in support of evidence-based best practices that promote effective teaching. Learn more at www.WakeEd.org.
Learn more: www.WakeEd.org