Dawoodi Bphras, Vancouver, Canada, Cleanup, Garbage, Trash, Plastic Pollution
Dawoodi Bohras of Vancouver organize cleanup drive

Mission Environment Stewardship Society

The Dawoodi Bohras of the greater Vancouver area organised a voluntary cleanup and trash removal drive along Lane Creek and Harbour Avenue in Mission, BC, on Sunday March 1st, 2020.

Approximately 350 lbs of garbage and plastic waste was collected and delivered to the local disposal facility.

Dawoodi Bohras, Women, Garbage, Pick, Plastic Waste, Plastic Pollution, Vancouver, Canada, Turning the Tide, Project Rise
Dawoodi Bohra volunteers of Vancouver pick garbage and plastic waste around the city

The cleanup drive which is part of ‘Turning the Tide’ was supported by the Mission Environmental Stewardship Society led by Michele Chapman and her team. It also falls under the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, a national conservation program that provides Canadians the opportunity to take action in their communities wherever water meets land, one bit of trash at a time.