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April 1 - April 30, 2020
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April 1 - April 30, 2020

Chikara

Brooklyn Urban Garden Charter Middle School (BUGS)

The house of resilience and reach

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 5,767 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    1
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    10
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    383
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    6
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    4
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    524
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    2,541
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    36
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    154
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    205
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    295
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    256
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    155
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    3
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    27
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    258
    gallons of water
    have been saved

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Recent updates from this team
  • May 1 at 4:55 AM
    I learned from the challenge that it can be easy and fun to help save the earth, but it's also very effective if you just spend 10 minutes researching something about the earth.
  • April 30 at 8:09 PM
    I am glad to have had the opportunity to take part in this challenge.  I learned that there are really so many ways to do our part for the environment and make it more habitable for generations to come.
  • April 29 at 11:45 AM
    I helps me feel connected and happy to see my friends/families faces.
  • April 25 at 1:48 PM
    Oceans contain marine life.  For many cultures, people depend on marine life for food. Oceans are also providing water through desalination processes in places like Israel and Cape Town, South Africa.We can take care of the oceans by not overfishing, by supporting careers that focus on marine life and oceanography to continue awareness, and...
  • April 24 at 8:17 PM
    Often times when we go to local markets and corner stores in an urban environment, such as in New York City, the boroughs, it can be challenging to find quality food.  Today, the options are many more than when I was a child growing up in Brooklyn.  I never heard of the word "organic" before adulthood, except when I was learning...
  • April 22 at 8:27 AM
    This virtual assembly is so great! As an adult it is absolutely amazing to see these youth so very motivated to improve environmental conditions. 

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Chikara Challenger Team Members: 46 Challenger Points: 5767 Winning?: VS. Challenged: House VALENTIA Challenged Team Members: 44 Challenged Points: 3624 Winning?: