OPERATION GREEN LEAVES INC via Crowdrise
October 18, 2012
BENEFITING: OPERATION GREEN LEAVES INC
The Holiday Season is well on its way, the Season fo Giving. Please include us in your Holiday giving plan this Year. Your support will contribute to our success in reaching our our goal of making our Center project a reality. For long term and permanent solutions to Haiti's deforestation and environmental problems we need to address the root cause of the issue. The center will do just that, alternative energy sources, sustainable economic development focusing on other economic opportunities instead of cutting down trees to make charcoal for cash.
Operation Green Leaves is a non-profit 501 (c ) 3 environmental organization. Our mission is Environmental Education, Ecological Restoration and the Reforestation of the Island Nation of Haiti. We have been providing our projects and programs in South Florida's Community and Haiti for more than 22 years. With more than 23 grass roots partner organizations in Haiti.
We are raising funds to be able to continue to provide seeds, seedling, trees to our grassroots partner organizations in Haiti. We are now ready to take the next step in our journey. We need your financial support to build our our environmental center in Arcahaie & Volunteer Village in Haiti on our 30 Acres site. We own the land, the design and plan is ready. The center will include a seed bank and nursery, classes on various urgent environmental issues. Our center will be open and available to all in Haiti. for info.
Operation Green Leaves is a non-profit tax-exempt 501 ( c ) organization, donations, are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. We are in our 22 year of service. our goal is to raise $100,000.00 for the first phase of our project
A brief history of the problem. As early as 1924, 60% of Haiti was forested, today there is less than 1.5% of forest cover. With most of Haiti's mountain top totally denuded, erosion, flashfoods and mudslides and lost of lives is common place. Your support with help us reverse the downward spiral of Haiti's environment..
Our project is designed to Educate, Inspire and Empower the people of Haiti to help reverse the course of the enviramental tragedy and improve their lives and create sustainable communities.
WE ARE COUNTING ON YOUR SUPPORT!