Want to take your volunteer experience to another level? Are you passionate about Plano and want to make a difference in the community? If so, then the Live Green in Plano (LGIP) Champion Program is for you. The LGIP Champion Program offers six in-depth classes about different topics focusing on the environmental, economic and healthy well-being of our community. Upon completion of the classes LGIP Champions then dedicate a minimum of 24 volunteer hours and share their knowledge with other residents through community outreach. The LGIP Champion Program will be offered again in the fall of 2017. Registration will open August 2017.
A FREE LGIP polo and custom volunteer name badge is provided at graduation.
Learn about these topics:
- Water conservation and sources
- Green building & tour of the LEED Platinum certified Environmental Education Center
- Recycling & a tour of the Reuse Center
- Gardening & Composting
- Energy efficiency & air quality
- Community outreach & Graduation
Material is presented through City of Plano environmental education coordinators, volunteers, films, tours, and class discussions. Registration is required.
Pictured from left:Back row from left: Karri Armstrong, Mei-Ling Liu, Jim Strauss, Vinitha Arjunaswamy, Christine Willoughby, Tracey Uddin, & Sushi Subramanian. Front row from left: Vathsala Shekar, Naomi Goolsbee, & Beatrice Lee. Not pictured: Manu Sharma.