2nd May 2019
Porthleven Food Festival Volunteering
The college INTERACT club and Beach Rangers joined Porthleven Environment Group in their litter pick of the Porthleven Food Festival. It was a fantastic opportunity for students to get involved in a local event and support the community.
To mirror the festival atmosphere, old carrier bags and plastic bottles were repurposed to create decorative garlands for the litter pick hoops. This aimed to raise awareness of plastic pollution, whilst also demonstrating how easily items can be ‘reduced, re-used and recycled’.
The Porthleven Environment Group is a team of volunteers, led by Karen and Trevor Toms, who aim to spruce up Porthleven. If you are interested in getting involved, their Facebook page is kept updated with opportunities and events, which are open for all.
Danielle would like to thank all who took part and contributed to the success of the event!
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