MOTOROLA Global Day of Service 15 October 2008 (Wednesday) Theme : GREEN DAY Updates for SPG-Hyderabad 28 Aug 2008
GSD details Key Dates : Aug 29 – Projects to be entered in Volunteer Match Sep 1 to 22 – Registrations open to all employees Sep 25 – T-shirts orders to be complete Oct 15 – Green Global Day of Service 2008 References : http://compass.mot.com/go/264957699 T-shirts : to be recycled from last year (A sapling will be donated for each Employee who uses his/her t-shirt from last year.) Stipend : $250/- per project site.
Green Project Ideas <ul><li>Have students create an energy saving notebook to keep records of the energy you use; such as electrical usage in each month. </li></ul><ul><li>Take the one week paperless challenge - encourage employees to think before they print. </li></ul><ul><li>Educate school kids on doing a home energy audit . </li></ul><ul><li>Teach energy saving suggestions, hand out informational booklets and run a quiz in classrooms . </li></ul><ul><li>Distribute CFL (Compact Flourescent Lamp) bulbs find a place to recycle the old bulbs. </li></ul><ul><li>Motorola will prepare short articles about environment issues, attracting people attention to responsible recycling, e-waste, other. </li></ul><ul><li>Have a creative writing competition to think out of the box- what if there was no electricity ? </li></ul><ul><li>Identify areas in your school or home to save energy - manual tasks vs electrical appliances. </li></ul><ul><li>Any other science activities related to energy. </li></ul>
Green References <ul><li>http://www.nature.org/volunteer </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.earthshare.org/get_involved/volunteer_resources.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.conservation.org/Pages/default.aspx </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.thedailygreen.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.earthlab.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.planetgreengame.com </li></ul>
LIST OF HYD PROJECTS Veena birudhoji - xht468 Anitha Gade - qrjc47 8 TBD Environment awareness :Take 30 children from Second Home out for a Rock Walk 12 Kavadiguda Safe environment awareness program on topics like No Plastic, Save Water, Garbage disposal for 150 street children at Transit Home Satya Dev - wbk347 / Phani Raghuram - bxft64 / Shib Narayan - jdc647 / Manikandan - mgk436 / Ravikiran - vhq864 HCHW 8 Panjagutta Drawing competition - Save Earth - for 60 primary school hearing impaired children & Creative writing competition for 30 high school hearing impaired children Geetanjali - A16693 / Samir Mehta - A21426 / K Natarajan -A16638 / Vijay Kumar - A21425 4 Panjagutta Movie on Save Water / including science concepts Uday Mamidi - fmbv46 / Aparna Gayatri -A20399 20 KBR Park Nature trek to KBR Park for about 80 hearing impaired children of classes 5-8 along with 4-5 teachers Ashray Akruti Take pics Collect leaves Make greeting cards/ collage Project Leader Team Location GSD activity NGO Partner
LIST OF HYD PROJECTS – contd. Sunil Sarilla - tkdx37 In-House Collection of newspaper & magazines and donate to NGOs for recycling and collection of ewaste and awareness on ECOMOTO program Motorola IN-House Collect books for science collections in English-Telugu medium to HCHW library Motorola Printing of leaflets, pamphlets, posters for creating awareness and sharing energy saving initiatives and tips All the above Vishwanath - A22193 50 various e-waste Collection from 10 different Schools in the city Schools Jeevan Jyothi-A21568 / Sudheer Reddy -A20457 10 Vijaynagar colony Green Awareness Program: Energy audit / Movie on environment / conduct creative writing competitions for 150 destitute girl children Concern India Meenan Banergy - A20950 10 Bachupally Conduct dance competitions based on greening the earth themes for children Saurabh Bhardwaj - rbp346 10 Ashirwad, Kukatpally Awareness Program: Present green updates and conduct energy audit & recycling activity on Plastic / drawing competition for 200 children in Bridge School for rehabilitation of child labor CHORD