What is your wish for this project?
Our Roots & Shoots wish for this project is to heighten awareness for the Jane Goodall Institute and its youth component. We believe by raising awareness people will support our local projects and the Jane Goodall Institute as a whole, financially and in every other way. We have continued to receive so much support that we are re-opening this project. To date we have raised $23,500.00 and plan to continue to spread the word about JGI's work and Roots & Shoots....read more
How did it go?
The "Grass" Roots & Shoots fundraising project exceeded our expectations. We took time to talk to people in person to explain the mission of JGI and the the Roots & Shoots component. It was a very successful method as we secured sizable donations for Roots & Shoots. We also sent out letters, took advantage of every speaking engagement possible and bombarded the media with our projects. All of this contributed to heightening awareness and in turn, contributions. The sup...read more