December 1, 2016 - TD Charitable Foundation donated $10,000 to SFAS for Coastal Dune Restoration. The funding will allow TD Bank volunteer employees and other volunteers to plant sea oat seedlings, which will help to rebuild the Dune System in Broward County.
SFAS appreciates the support for our Coastal Dune Restoration program through partnership including employee volunteer based activity.
Created in partnership with FoodCorps, the School Garden Grant program provides a $2,000 monetary grant to support an edible educational garden on the grounds of a K-12 school. Schools, or a non-profit organization working in partnership with a school, may apply.
SFAS has received three (3) of these grants and has partnered with Silver Lakes Middle School in North Lauderdale, McNicol Middle School in Hollywood, and Millenium Middle School in Tamarac. These schools have tropical fruit tree gardens. Trees were purchased from the Rare Fruit and Vegetable Council of Broward. Other partners included Whole Foods Market, NatureScape Broward and Broward County Public Schools.
On Friday, April 29, 2016, SFAS Board Member James Hale-Florez and Chief Operating Officer, Doug Young, attended the Millenium Middle School's planting of 19 fruit trees. Follow the link to learn more and watch a video.
SFAS appreciates ongoing support from Audubon Florida for Coastal Dune Restoration Projects.
SFAS appreciates support from the National Audubon Society for Climate Change outreach and education as well as Coastal Dune Restoration projects.
SFAS appreciates the ongoing support from FPL for Coastal Dune Restoration projects and for our Sea Turtle Hatchling Rescue Volunteer Program.
Over the years through the TogetherGreen program, funded by Toyota USA, SFAS was able to execute multiple volunteer based eco-action and outreach and education projects.
SFAS would like to thank Susan Schaffel of Quick Reference Publishing for her ongoing support of Project Perch.
SFAS greatly appreciates the ongoing support from JM Family Enterprises, Inc. for annual employee volunteer conservation projects including: Coastal Dune Restoration, Native Tree planting, invasive plant and tree removal, as well as general support for conservation programs in the Broward and SE Florida community.
SFAS would like to thank these organizations for their ongoing support.
SFAS thanks the National Save The Sea Turtle Foundation for their financial support and continued partnership with the SFAS Sea Turtle Hatchling Rescue Volunteer Program.
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