Blog — san diego beach cleanup
Thank you to all of the volunteers who helped clean up the park and bay around Maruta Gardner playground in Mission Beach!We picked up 10 lbs. of trash that would have been bound for the ocean including sandals, bottle caps, juice box plastic straw wrappers and plastic party confetti.Little cleaners went home with giveaway prizes thanks to Baby Tula, Wean Green, Shore Buddies and Clean Horizons. Stay tuned to our newsletter and Facebook for our next beach cleanup announcement this fall. This cleanup marked our 20th beach/park cleanup!
Plastic Free July is a global movement to reduce plastic waste. Encourage your family each week to reduce or refuse 1 single-use plastic item. Little ones love to be involved too. Turn this month and each month after into a learning opportunity. Every small change makes a difference and adds up.Try choosing a reusable container over a ziploc bag or an apple or orange instead of an individually packaged snack. Bring canvas totes into not only the grocery store but also Target or your local hardware store. These little changes become good habits and make your kids feel empowered and inspired to do good.Some...