THE 5 GYRES INSTITUTE's Fundraiser:

The 5 Gyres Last Straw Plastic Pollution Solutions Tour

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BENEFITING: THE 5 GYRES INSTITUTE

EVENT DATE: Nov 05, 2012

THE STORY:

 

The 5 Gyres Last Straw Plastic Pollution Solutions Bike Tour takes place in OCT 2012 and will raise awareness of plastic pollution on the East Coast. The 5 Gyres staff will be bikeriding over 1400 miles from Boston, MA to Charleston, SC to educate the public on issues and solutions related to marine plastic pollution. 5 Gyres staff will be participating in events in at least 13 cities and be sharing stories from past research voyages to the five main gyres of the world where plastic pollution was discovered in almost every single water sample taken.   

Please support us by making a donation.    

Dollar per mile = $1400

Quarter per mile = $350

Dime per mile = $140

Nickel per mile = $70

Penny per mile = $14

Or give us whatever you can to support.   

We promise to bike, use little to no single-use plastic, and spread the word on how to make our oceans a better place.  

 

All funds will go to support the Bike Tour and 5 Gyres.     

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To This Fundraiser

$875

MONEY RAISED
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  • Shannon Waters

    $25

  • Heather Higinbot...

    $25

  • Maree Penhart

    $25

  • Harreson - Vancouver, BC

    $25

  • Evan & Dylan

    $14

  • The LeFevres

    $22

  • Dieter von Lehsten

    $14

  • Paul Amato

    $25

  • Ryan Elizabeth

    $14

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $30

  • Karen Ristuben

    $50

  • Pete Stauffer

    $35

  • Anonymous

     

  • JyARz.com

    $14

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Sherran Moyer

    $25

  • The Mighty Quinn

    $70

  • Big Ron

    $100

  • Sylvie

    $10

  • Kyle Browne

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Taylor and Matthew

    $28

  • NMMNH&S - Albuquer... NM

    $14

  • Anonymous

    $15

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The Team: $875 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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THE 5 GYRES INSTITUTE

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Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $15

1 year ago

NMMNH&S - Albuquerque, NM

NMMNH&S - Albuquerque, NM

DONATION: $14

Rivers lead to oceans - from The Rio Grande to not quite the Gulf of Mexico Thank you for builing awareness 1 year ago

Taylor and Matthew

Taylor and Matthew

DONATION: $28

With hopes for all babies to be plastic free! 1 year ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $100

1 year ago

Kyle Browne

Kyle Browne

DONATION: $20

Rock on guys! The xtra $6 is for Stiv's time in the hospital... well and for just being awesome enough to do what you do - through a hurricane and all!! 1 year ago