The Story so Far
The Greycon crew not too long ago accomplished a charity stroll protecting the space from Greycon’s Headquarters, positioned in London, to the workplace in Athens. Following the success of London to Athens, the journey continued from Athens to Düsseldorf and a complete of over £600 was raised for WasteAid within the course of!
The Final Leg
As of at this time, we tackle our most bold problem but. The ultimate stage of the charity stroll will happen protecting the space from Düsseldorf, Germany to our workplace in Montevideo, Uruguay!
The distance of the stroll will cowl a collective complete of seven,075 miles, this works out to roughly 20,129,083 steps.
Donate to WasteAid
WasteAid is an impartial UK charity (non-revenue), arrange by waste administration professionals to share sensible and low-price waste administration know-how with communities in low-revenue international locations.
Around 1 in 3 individuals globally don’t have first rate waste administration.
Pollution attributable to waste harms individuals’s well being, the setting, and damages the native financial system. In distinction, an inexpensive waste administration system is comparatively easy to implement, enhancing the setting, creating jobs and defending public well being – significantly for youngsters.
Plastic air pollution within the marine setting is of main world concern, and WasteAid helps deal with this world drawback. WasteAid work with upstream and coastal communities to arrange small recycling centres and assist maintain plastic out of rivers and the oceans. They additionally share expertise in managing natural waste, serving to individuals take advantage of from the ‘waste’ supplies they’ve.
WasteAid shares these expertise with native trainers in order that the data will be handed on from neighborhood to neighborhood. They maintain the price of tools as little as attainable as a result of $10 could make a giant distinction to the viability of a recycling begin-up in a disadvantaged neighborhood. WasteAid makes positive there are native markets for any merchandise constituted of recycled supplies, maximising the worth to the native financial system.
What do your donations go in direction of?
Here are three examples of how WasteAid will use your donations.
£100 – Could practice an unemployed younger individual to turn out to be a metropolis waste champion.
£500 – Could equip a neighborhood group to rework natural waste into helpful merchandise.
£1,000 – Could present equipment for processing plastic waste, retaining cities clear and oceans plastic-free.
We would really like to thank everybody who has donated to date, this cash might be of nice use to WasteAid!
Weekly updates will be discovered on the Greycon LinkedIn web page. These updates will present our progress alongside a leaderboard of Greycon’s prime walkers!