Crowd Effort

The Crowd Effort 2021 is a collective initiative organized by Braskem, which gathers team members and guests to carry out volunteer activities in their local communities.

Cleanup Actions

WeCare Oyster Creek - Braskem Point Waste Cleaning / GBF Morgan

 






We are offering a volunteer clean-up event through Galveston Bay Foundation on Friday, September 24rd from 9AM-11:30AM at Morgan’s Point.

 

Please read important information pertaining to this event below:

 

Name of Event: Braskem/GBF Morgan’s Point Waste Clean-Up

 

Transportation/Parking:

We will not be offering group transportation to and from the clean-up event sites this year due to COVID. We will, however, reimburse team members who use their personal vehicles for the mileage they incur to and from the event. When you submit an expense report in SAP to be reimbursed for personal mileage, charge to cost center 11110303 which is the cost center for the Volunteer Program. You can use the address above in your GPS to find the location. There are about 30-40 free parking spots available for you to park.

 

 

Timeline of Event:

8:15 am  Breakfast Served at Volunteer Location by Braskem

8:50 am  Welcome Remarks, Project & Safety Overview

9:00 am  Begin Project

11:15 am Call to Stop Work & Gather Tools

11:30 am Closing Remarks and event end


 

 Description of Clean-up Event:

This event will teach participants about the impact of nurdles on the local environment and how to conduct nurdle surveys based on the procedure established by Nurdle Patrol. Following this introduction, participants will have the option to continue to collect nurdles, or to remove other litter and marine debris from the shoreline. This event will not only remove plastic pollution from the environment, but also to serve as a mechanism for informal education on the importance of proper waste disposal.

 

Registration:

We would ask that you register through the portal set up by Galveston Bay Foundation clicking here so that we have an accurate headcount to have the right resources available for the event this day.

  

Safety:

We will be following CDC guidelines and any local mandates that are in place during this events. At this time, it is encouraged that people maintain at least 6’ of social distance with members outside of their direct household. We will provide hand sanitizer for all participants. 

Please wear closed-toed shoes to this event. We recommend wearing long pants and applying sunscreen and bug repellent to keep yourself protected throughout the event. 

All tools including trash pickers, gloves, and bags will be provided.

 

Breakfast

We will provide breakfast for all participants. If you have any specific dietary needs and plan to attend please reach out to Glenda Vick to let her know.

  

T-Shirts

We are working to get Volunteer t-shirts made and available for those team members that have not yet received a t-shirt. If you need one, click here to fill out a short form for one.

 

If you wish to participate in the volunteer event, please have a dialogue with your leader. 

 

If you have any specific questions on this event, please reach out to Brittany Darras. Rickey Fondren and Glenda Vick will be Braskem’s day-of volunteer coordinators and will be available the day of the clean-up to assist you with any support you need.

 

Thanks and we hope you will join us in our continued effort to tackle plastic waste and contribute to the local community where we operate!


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WeCARE Week • braskem crowd efforts

Name of NGO
Braskem Point Waste Cleaning / GBF Morgan


09/24/2021 to 09/24/2021

Address
Galveston Bay Foundation

Action Leader Name: Brittany Darras, Rickey Fondren and Glenda Vick

Action Leader Email: brittany.darras@braskem.com / rickey.fondren@braskem.com/ glenda.vick@braskem.com

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