Wednesday, 28 September 2011
Student Environmental Champions starting next week
A voluntary action group on sustainability issues http://www.cardiffdigs.co.uk/environmentalchampions.htm
We are working on action based initiatives around waste and recycling, housing and energy efficiency, sustainable travel, fairtrade, environmental tasks litter picks, green police and many more exciting ideas.
This project is a partnership between http://www.cardiffdigs.co.uk/, SVC and Keep Cardiff Tidy with the aim of making Cardiff a cleaner, greener, safer, more optimistic place filled with civic pride. The projects will work in partnership with the wider community and various supporting organisations.
Current projects you can get involved in:
Everyone is welcome to join us on any of these Tuesdays for a community door knock raising awareness of waste and recycling responsibilities
4th 11th 18th
3rd floor Students union lounge just outside the ARC and sabbatical offices
Thursday 27th October – Hallo-clean a Ghostly themed litter pick with the Cathays Youth & Community Centre – free tea and cake provided after some ghoulish litter picking fun http://www.cardiffdigs.co.uk/Halloclean%20-%20Eng%20&%20Welsh.pdf
Meeting at 2pm Cathays Youth & Community Centre
36, Cathays Terrace, Cardiff, CF24 4HX
Sunday 9th October – for a litter pick and river clean up meeting at the Llandaff Rowing Club at 10am. Meet at the union for a free transport to and from the pick
The litter pick is in partnership with Cardiff Rivers Group http://cardiffriversgroup.blogspot.com/
Llandaff Rowing Club
Bridge Road, Llandaff, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF5 2PT
Any students interested please come along to our stall at the Student Volunteering Fayre (SVC) on Monday October 3rd, (Cardiff Students Union 5.30-8pm) where you can find out more about the project and sign-up an interest
Sign up through the SVC Office on the 3rd floor of the Students’ Union
Tel: (029) 2078 1510 / 1494
Any non-students and community members please help us raise awareness of everyone’s social responsibilities by joining us on our door to door knocking days.