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We hope that the backpacks that we send to Kenya will touch the hearts of the kids who receive them. We will have two drives for people to donate backpacks. The drives will be at Trinity Christian School in Fairfax and McLean Presbyterian Church in McLean at the summer camp our church runs called Vacation Bible School. We will then fill the backpacks with school supplies and send them to Kenya.
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Students will create videos, brochures, pamphlets, 3-d models or flyers to reduce the amount of water being used at the residential and school level.
United States
In April, for Earth Day, we will organize and publicize an Electronic Waste collection at our school. We will contact a local E Waste collection agency and make the proper arrangements with our principal, staff and community. We will publicize the event at school and in the community newspaper and celebrate at the end with a small party for those who helped make it possible.
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We will give talks and show people what truly happens around the world - telling high schoolers and collegiates what they can do to make a change. We will suggest lifestyle changes that save resources and materials.
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We will purchase soap making kits and use recycled tea and coffee along with essential oils for scent. Recycled tea in soap has a moisturizing effect. Recycled coffee grounds is exfoliating and antibacterial. We will package the soap for holidays and sell at the holiday craft sale and to teachers in the building as gifts.
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We will send out letters to the community leaders, the sanitation dept. and the police dept. We will conduct a short survey around the school and the community.
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Build, decorate and display a Peace Pole and peace banner. Set up times with teachers to go into their classes and speak to students about the importance of peace and how the UN promotes this. Also reminder of the 3r's!
Argentina
Here in Argentina, there is a children's hospital that collects bottle for earning money.
Mexico
Students in Grades 7, 8, & 9 at Costa Verde International School will be working with the community of Sayulita to reduce and recycle plastic bottles. This will include an awareness campaign and working to set up recycling stations.
United States
Have someone at the trash/recycling/compost area after every lunch, telling people where the food or containers go. To have a group of people, everyday, take out the recycling or compost. We can use the knowledge of composting in our homes and potentially create a school garden that can grow food for the kitchen and use the compost to fertilize the soil.

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