“3 Billion Acts of Green” – Getting Involved on Earth Day

“In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir

The sun is shinning, the birds are chirping, the flowers are starting the bloom, and I’m sneezing…yeap it’s finally spring. The last of winter’s cold is behind us (or so we hope), and now it’s time to get outside and soak up some rays. Today should give you a great reason to get outdoors and enjoy the good weather because April 22nd is Earth Day!

There are many things you can do to participate and it can be as simple or as involved as your time will allow. Earth Day Network is reaching out to the world and working to reach “3 billion acts of green” by the 50th anniversary (this year marks the 46th year), and has some great examples of how to help them reach this goal. You can make your activities something you do alone, as a family, or you can join groups of volunteers taking part in projects across the globe. So let’s talk about what we can do to get involved and get to that 3 billion mark by volunteering, donating, and teaching.

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