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Plastic Free Ecochallenge Results


We will be donating to two organizations.

Of 383 ecochallenge teams, the ACHS team placed

  • 9th overall
  • 2nd among schools
  • & 1st place in Oregon!

The ACHS “challenge” was to score at least 10,000….and we earned 19676 points in the end!

ACHS will be donating: $1,000 to MudBone Grown, an Oregon Black-owned intergenerational farm enterprise with a mission to to enhance food security, reduce energy use, and improve community health and well-being. Check out their Solidarity Love Shares CSA initiative! $500 to Ocean Matters, known for marine science through service, chosen by our highest scoring ACHS student, Lauren Steele, scored 1321 points, leading our team to victory!


ACHS placed 9th out of 383 teams.

83,900

Actions completed

5,137

Participants

381%

Teams

46

Countries

Plastic Free July Webinar Series

Plastic Free: Healthy Body, Healthy Planet

Plant a Garden

Travel Plastic Free: Tips to Reuse and Remove

Plastic Free DIY: Making a Lotion Bar

Exploring Sustainable, Chemically Conscious Beauty and Business

THANK YOU!

… to our entire team …to our behind the scenes crew, Andy & Gillian …to ACHS for generously donating time and cash prizes …to the Story of Plastics producers & Outcast Films

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