Green Apple Day of Service -- BOMA Greater Tampa Bay Project

  • 26 Sep 2015
  • 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Walsingham Elementary School -- 9099 Walsingham Road, Largo, FL 33773


  • Yes! I will join the USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter's volunteers on September 26 at Walsingham Elementary School and help build a better community!

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The USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter is excited to support BOMA of the Greater Tampa Bay area, specifically the Sustainability Committee, in their efforts to make a big difference for the students of Walsingham Elementary School.  

Date:  Saturday, September 26, 2015
Start Time:  7am
Location: Walsingham Elementary School in Largo, FL

The GREEN APPLE DAY OF SERVICE initiative is powered by volunteers who participate in community-based service projects. The international day of service gives parents, teachers, students, companies and local organizations the opportunity to transform our schools into healthy, safe and productive learning environments.

Businesses that contribute project materials or make a substantial sponsorship donation receive the right to use the Green Apple mark to show their association with and support of the Green Apple initiative. The USGBC will shine a bright spotlight on sponsors via website, social media, activity blasts, press releases and, of course, at Walsingham Elementary School. Additionally, our project will receive national exposure through the USGBC. 

Through our team of parents, students, teachers, volunteers and local organizations and companies, our Green Apple service project will paint and install 3 rain barrel systems along with building a composting area at Walsingham Elementary School that will serve as a teaching tool for students to learn more about sustainability and the built environment. The water and composting system will be incorporated into the school's science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program to enhance the existing curriculum and provide a active learning experience.  
Please consider partnering with us by sponsoring some of the materials and resources needed to make this program a success for our children and community.  

This is a FUN DAY that makes a big difference! Join the team and help drive the transformation of our schools into sustainable places to live and learn, work and play. Contact Shawn Bray (727.637.1663) or Don Herrman (813.957.6672) for more information about joining our volunteer family.

USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, c/o Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science,
777 Glades Road, Room EE 329, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991, / 561-373-7367
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