Shannon Donley commented on Contact Us 2020-01-23 12:42:14 -0500Dear Friends,
In 1993 the United Nations General Assembly celebrated the first designated World Water Day. It is a means of “focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocacy for the sustainable management of freshwater resources”. (un.org)
In the past, West Michigan has been under-represented. To this end, a small group of grass-root organizers are organizing an event over the weekend of March 20,21, and of course on World Water Day itself. These events are spread across Muskegon and Ottawa counties.
The goals of this celebration include
• Celebrate the Great Lakes and the important part they play in the larger scope of the World’s water supply.
• Bring awareness that we, as global citizens, have an awesome responsibility as stewards of the water.
We are inviting spiritual leaders, community groups, and others to come together Sunday March 22nd between the hours of 1:00 and 4:00 in Grand Haven to “Speak for the Water”. We are calling all those who are interested and willing to offer a song, poem, teaching or prayer for the water and environment, to help meet our goals.
We would like to add your voice to the list. Do you, your faith community, or organization, have a message of hope and protection of the planet and water to share? If not and it is possible, we are also asking for financial support for the event. We are taking donations through paypal by donating at email@example.com.
Contact Shannon Donley to add your voice to ours for the water.
Shannon’s contact information:616-304-2099 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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