Green Day Challenge

Corporate Green Day Challenge  

April 27th, 2018

The 2018 challenge was a great success! 
Thank you to all of the volunteers from the Johnson & Johnson, PSEG,
Signet Financial, SUEZ, TIAA, and Workwave teams for all of their efforts!

 

This year’s winners are…

 

Overall Winner                 TIAA

Project with  ESNJ member NY/NJ Baykeeper to clean a wooded area near the water in a residential community

Spirit Award                        PSEG

Project with ESNJ member Greater Newark Conservancy to prepare garden beds, move soil,
and plant seedlings at their urban garden in Newark

Leadership Award                     Johnson & Johnson 

Project with ESNJ member New Jersey Audubon Society to remove invasive bamboo
and open up a trail between a local elementary school and their Bernardsville property

 

Since the introduction of this program in 2016, 9 companies with 25 teams have participated in the challenge.  375 volunteers have spent 1,504 hours cleaning beaches, blazing trails, hanging deer fencing, planting, mulching, removing waste, and more.  

The 2019 Green Day Challenge will take place on Friday, April 26, 2019.  Site locations will be announced in early 2019. 
If you want to participate with your team, contact paldarelli@earthsharenj.org to learn more and register!