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ENVIRONMENT

AWARENESS GUIDE THE OFFICIAL GUIDE FOR GETTING & GIVING HELP


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en·vi·ron·ment (noun) the natural world, as a whole or in a particular geographical area, especially as affected by human activity


92% of the world’s population lives in places where air pollution exceeds safe limits.

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GET HELP. Protecting the environment isn’t easy. Find the help you need here. Access Consumer Guides www.ewg.org/consumer-guides The Environmental Working Group’s mission is to empower people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment. With breakthrough research and education, they drive consumer choice and civic action with resources that raise awareness. EWG is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting human health and the environment.

Educate Youth www.kab.org/our-programs/education Keep America Beautiful's resources for youth and educators from pre-kindergarten through college — designed using our field-tested, proven behavior-change methodology — provide activities and tools to teach the fundamentals of litter prevention; preserving our resources; responsible solid waste management; and how to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Educate Yourself www.acadiacenter.org/knowledge-center Visit the Acadia Center’s Knowledge Center for information on clean energy initiatives, from reports and charts to ideas and actions. Acadia Center’s mission is to advance bold, effective, and just clean energy solutions for a livable climate and a stronger, more equitable economy. Acadia Center achieves change through thought leadership, analysis, advocacy, coalition building, and engagement with the public in the Northeast and beyond.


Every 8 seconds, a child under the age of 5 dies from diseases related to contaminated water.

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GIVE HELP. Looking to make a difference? Support one of these organizations. Greenpeace www.greenpeace.org Greenpeace is a global, independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful protest and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future.

Environmental Defense Fund www.edf.org The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) focuses on environmental issues that affect people. These issues include climate change, pollution, and the need for sustainable food production and ocean conservation. The EDF helps shape economic markets, partners with businesses, creates government policies, and uses scientific research to work on solutions to our current problems.

Sierra Club www.sierraclub.org Established in 1892, the Sierra Club has been part of many campaigns and legislation to protect wild lands. The nonprofit helped pass the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and Endangered Species Act. One of the its major initiatives is retiring America’s coal plants and moving the country toward clean energy sources. The Sierra Club also offers outings that give people the chance to experience environment-friendly travel.


The US has 5% of the world’s population but produces 40% of the total waste, approximately 254 million tons each year.

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HELP THE CAUSE. Want to support the cause? Raise awareness & funds with Awareness Ties. Individuals & Groups

Wear the Tie

www.awarenessties.us/store/p101/environment This green tie is a symbol of support for the protection and preservation of our environment. Wear the Environment Awareness Tie™ to raise needed awareness.

Retailers

Sell the Tie

www.awarenessties.us/retailers Retailers are invited to stock and sell Awareness Ties™. Purchase with purpose, as a portion of the wholesale price you pay will be donated to the charity of your choice. Receive custom packaging at no extra cost that recognizes your participation and support.

Organizations

Host an Event

www.awarenessties.us/organizations Are you interested in making Awareness Ties™ part of your next fundraising event? Contact us to learn how you can make these symbols of support part of your event and raise both awareness and funds for your organization.


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Environment Awareness Guide  

Environment. Give help. Get help. Find resources here: www.awarenessties.us/environment

Environment Awareness Guide  

Environment. Give help. Get help. Find resources here: www.awarenessties.us/environment