Dear student leaders,
Did you know that there is an easy way to make your next event eco-friendly with no extra cost to your organization? Read more for a brief introduction about the Green Paw Fund!
What is the Green Paw Fund?
It is a resource for student organizations to make their events more sustainable by offsetting the cost between conventional materials and eco-friendly materials.
What are some examples of how it can be used?
Upgrade from plastic to compostable or biodegradable products
Make shirts for your organization from a more sustainable source
Use supplies made with recycled materials
Switch to organic food
How do you use it?
When applying to finance board for funding, request use of the green paw program for specific items that are environmentally friendly but more costly than their conventional counterparts.
Why should you use it?
Marketing your event as a green paw event could broaden your audience
We will add your event to the sustainability calendar and promote it as an environmentally friendly event
You will be participating in a culture of sustainable living on campus and promoting habits that benefit the environment, economy, and society
Let us know if you have any questions, comments, or concerns!
SGA Environmental Affairs