B & K finish Bronze (Junior) Award

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After seeing a need in their school community, these two (then) Juniors decided to work towards their Bronze Award by ensuring that students have access to recycling opportunities, especially for plastic.

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They did a ton of research, including touring and interviewing a staff member at our local recycling center.

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Once they knew which product they were going to purchase, they had to solicit funds to purchase the bins.  They decided on 4, so they could have a bin in every location students would dispose of waste.  Their bins are planned for the cafeteria, gym and both playgrounds.

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Make sure you watch their final presentation here.

Special thanks to everyone who supported them in this endeavor, including:

Alpine Tree Service
Café Sol
Cardamon Family Vineyards
Curbside Recycling
Superior Alarm

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Something to note, while doing their research they also discovered the school was using Styrofoam in the cafeteria and convinced them to change to a washable, reusable product.

We are very proud of B & K!!  GREAT JOB, girls!!!