I, ______, have gone green. As a green girl I promise to think about how my personal behavior and habits affect the planet. Every little bit counts and I will do my part to be green from this day forward. ____________
Opt for safe, toxin free beauty, bath and body care like Erin
Create the perfect reusable bag like Adrienne
Reinvent your wardrobe like Maya
Reduce waste by recycling party dresses like Caitlin
Help protect the animals you love like Stephanie
Clean up a local waterway or beach like Chelsea and Elizabeth
Champion an endangered species like Mollie
Investigate green pet care options like Honor
Campaign to save the rainforest like Rebecca
Share your green thoughts through poetry like Simone
Cheer for the planet like Devyn
Get crafty and quilt your green message like Casey
Curb your carbon footprint like Isabel
Rethink your use of plastics like Zoe
Be a good green tourist on vacation like Sibella
Set up community recycling systems like Janee, Linda and Vanessa
Throw a green party like Jordan H
Freshen up your school menu with organic produce like Amelia
Support family farms and farmers markets like Araceli
Do green activities with the kids you babysit like Noa
Stand up for your rights to clean air like Erica
Take action to save land sacred to your community like Alberta
Help make someone else’s city green like Jordan S.
Generate awareness of water scarcity like Emily W.
Build a source of alternative power for your school like Savannah
Research scientific methods to greening our planet like Emily D.
Conserve fuel like Savannah W.
Investigate solutions to water quality like Shannon
Now that you have read the stories of the wonderful green things green girls are accomplishing all over the country, we hope that you will be inspired to bring more green into your own life. We encourage you to share this book with your friends, classmates or a school or local library. Think about all the different environmental tips our Green Girls have contributed and pick one (or more!) that makes most sense to you as a personal green starting point.