Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network is the world’s largest recruiter to the environmental movement, working with more than 75,000 partners in over 190 countries to drive positive action for our planet. Through our partnership with Olivela, every $1 raised can plant 1 tree.
To date, Earth Day's Canopy Project has planted hundreds of millions of trees in areas of the world most at-risk of negative effects due to climate change. With the support of Olivela, Earth Day will continue to restore vital habitats.
Plastic pollution is a problem because of its long-lasting effects — this petroleum-based, man-made material never fully degrades.
They don’t break down in landfill sites and over time they release dangerous chemicals. Plus, many of them wind up in oceans and destroy wildlife.