Dear Sustainability Partner,
As many of you may know, the United Nations Foundation is
university students to raise their school???s green grade in this
Climate Crews <http://www.thepeoplespeak.org/climatecrews>
We have partnered with the Sustainable Endowments Institute to
student???s actions at the center of the rising trend to rank
on their sustainability practices.
No matter if it???s a current recycling club or goal to start a
transportation project, Climate Crews is your contest. Check out
details online and note that because of heightened interest, we
extended the project submission deadline to December 12th, 2008.
Winners will receive:
?? An all-expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. where you
meet with leading experts on climate change and sustainability at
UN Foundation headquarters.
?? A free Sustainability Endowment workshop on your
campus from SEI. What would normally cost your program,
clubs or administrators hundreds of dollars is going to be paid
?? A mini-grant to help offset the costs of your campus
?? Projects will be highlighted on the UN Foundation and
website. It is a chance to raise your school???s ???green
While not all universities and colleges were graded in the recent
College Sustainability Report Card, we don???t care. We will
top ten stellar submissions from any school, student group,
campus project, you name it! Just show us that you want to
effectively increase your green grade on your campus.
Contact us with any questions and remember to put December 12th,
on your calendars!
The People Speak Team
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