Green Leader: Ali Gilbert
School: University of Alabama Huntsville
Project Objective: To make our community more aware of the types of eco-friendly clothing that are available:
The Lambda Kappa chapter is organizing and participating in a fashion show for the "Green U" event at the botanical gardens on September 26th from 3:00 - 3:30 with Operation Green Team!
Paige Burch, Whitney Lee, Catelin Natale, Melitza Rivera, Brittnee Kelly, Tara Martin, Alex Hendrix, and Ali Gilbert are going to be modeling eco-friendly fall fashions with these goals in mind:
1. REUSE Borrow/swap from each other's closet and have fun with creating new outfits without even spending a penny!
2. REPURPOSE Take something and make it something else!
3. RECYCLE Thrift store items and add to existing wardrobe to make new outfits; emphasize brand/quality and price.
4. NEW GREEN CLOTHING Clothes from stores (Mountain High and Anthropologie at The Bridge Street Mall) to show green sustainable new clothing.
Project Activities or Steps: work with Operation Green Team at the "GREEN U" event in huntsville alabama
Project Resources: bought thrift store clothing,donated recycled material clothing
Project Budget: $50
Time Required: a month prep and one hour for the show
How This Affects Your Community: makes our community more aware of the types of eco-friendly clothing that are available
Getting Others Involved: Our whole chapter is participating at an event that expects 2,000 people to attend