1 year ago
Saturday, May 11, 2019Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
Registration Start: 8:00 AM
1430 California Circle,
Milpitas, CA 95035
38 people are raising funds
BAPS Charities Walk Green 2019 in San Jose, CA 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
Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department (SVVFD)
The mission of Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department (SVVFD) is to protect the lives, property, and environment from fires, disasters and emergency incidents through education, prevention and emergency response within the North-Eastern Foothills of San Jose and Milpitas. SVVFD responds to all calls for service, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with the help of roughly 50 trained and certified members dedicated to serving and protecting all the lives, property and environment that fall within our dispatch area of approximately 200 square miles.
Learn more: www.svvfd.org