Bethesda-Chevy Chase, MD Patch

Assist greenify our group!

The Environmental Service and Science Membership at Bethesda-Chevy Chase Excessive College is dedicated to constructing a group of our college students to turn into brokers of change by researching environmental points that influence our group and translating these into native motion. And this spring we’re having our greatest occasion ever!

We’re partnering with the nonprofit Tree-Plenish to plant 240 bushes – the quantity required to offset the two.4 MILLION sheets of paper utilized by B-CC Excessive College throughout a typical faculty 12 months – whereas additionally increasing the tree cover throughout the Bethesda-Chevy Chase group! To achieve our objective, we’d like YOUR assist. All it takes is slightly house in your yard and for a $5 donation per tree our volunteers will plant a wonderful, younger tree of your alternative on April 18th (or you’ll be able to choose up and plant the tree your self).

When: Order now and request a tree to be planted on Sunday, April 18, 2021.
The place: Timber can be planted throughout the better Bethesda and Chevy Chase space (together with southern Montgomery County and higher NW DC). Or you’ll be able to choose up bushes to plant your self.
Why: Assist offset B-CC Excessive College’s paper utilization and greenify our group.
How: Every tree prices solely $5 – simply point out on the request type the quantity and kind of bushes you need and volunteers will plant them in your yard on April 18th.
What bushes can be found: White Dogwood, Purple Maple, or Pin Oak – all specifically chosen for our space and are planted as 18-32” saplings however will develop from 20 to 70 toes relying on the tree chosen.

To be taught extra and request your bushes, go to www.tree-plenishevents.org/bethesda. Or contact any of our pupil leaders by way of our electronic mail addresses listed under with any questions. And please share this submit and data together with your family and friends!

Thanks for serving to us make our group extra environmentally pleasant!

The B-CC Environmental Service and Science Membership management staff
Hank Greeves ([email protected])
Nicholas Gross ([email protected])
Olivia Madrigal ([email protected])

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