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Katie Curtis

Green Wash

"Get green"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 2,036 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    80
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    170
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    170
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    195
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    875
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    177
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    504
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    584
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    58
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    5.0
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1.0
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    584
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    spent learning

Katie 's Actions

Community

Volunteer in my Community

I will volunteer 5 hour(s) in my community during the challenge.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Reduce refined sugar

I will keep track and reduce my consumption of refined sugars, including sweetened beverages, candy, and processed foods.

COMPLETED 42
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Talk To My Friends and Classmates

I will decide which social or environmental issue in my community is most important to me and tell 1 friends and/or classmates each day about the issue.

COMPLETED 53
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Conserve Toilet Water

I will save up to 12 gallons (45 L) of water a day by flushing only when necessary.

COMPLETED 42
DAILY ACTIONS

Health

Happiness

I will write down three things every day that I am grateful for, or send one email every day thanking or praising someone.

COMPLETED 53
DAILY ACTIONS

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 2 mile(s) each day instead of driving and avoid sending up to (___) lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 42
DAILY ACTIONS

Action Track: Building Resilience

Watch a Documentary about Food Sovereignty

I will watch 1 documentary(ies) about food sovereignty: the right of local peoples to control their own food systems including markets, ecological resources, food cultures and production methods.

Completed
One-Time Action

Simplicity

Limit Social Media

I will limit my social media use to once each day reducing my daily use by 30 minute(s)

COMPLETED 42
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

I will cook 2 meal(s) with zero-waste each day

COMPLETED 42
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Turn it off

I will keep lights, electronics, and appliances turned off when not using them.

COMPLETED 56
DAILY ACTIONS

Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 20-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 55
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 3 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream by using a reusable water bottle.

COMPLETED 53
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

SIGN UP TO VOTE

I will make sure I’m registered to vote. While I’m at it, I’ll sign up to help others register too!

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Community

Engage In Active Listening

I will practice actively listening to a friend, family member, co-worker, acquaintance, or someone who I may disagree with in at least 1 conversations.

Completed
One-Time Action

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  • Katie  Curtis 's avatar
    Katie Curtis 4/21/2022 4:59 PM
    remembered to do this today! 

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    Katie Curtis 4/19/2022 5:10 PM
    forgot for the weekend but remembered today!!


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    Katie Curtis 4/12/2022 5:05 PM
    So far so good, we have been making good progress. 

  • Katie  Curtis 's avatar
    Katie Curtis 4/11/2022 5:55 PM
    Gotten so much better about remembering to check in more often and created good habits in my daily routine! 

  • Katie  Curtis 's avatar
    Katie Curtis 4/05/2022 2:14 PM
    It has been difficult to remember to check in everyday but I can see  difference in my daily habits!!

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    Katie Curtis 3/29/2022 5:11 PM
    It is going well, we are trying to remember to do it everyday!
  • Reflection Question
    Action Track: Building Resilience Watch a Documentary about Food Sovereignty
    How does food sovereignty address the complex transition from localized food systems to modern global food systems?

    Katie  Curtis 's avatar
    Katie Curtis 3/29/2022 5:10 PM
    Food is the base of almost everything, making it a very complicated system within the world. 
  • Reflection Question
    Energy Turn it off
    How is electricity generated where you live? How does it impact the environment, animals, and humans?

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    Katie Curtis 3/29/2022 5:08 PM
    It is mostly imported power, and it is very expensive for the people in the area. 
  • Reflection Question
    Community Engage In Active Listening
    What was it like to actively listen to someone? How did both people and the conversation(s) benefit from active listening?

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    Katie Curtis 3/29/2022 5:05 PM
    It made the understanding and the connection of the conversation more purposeful. 
  • Reflection Question
    Community Volunteer in my Community
    What is one thing you can do to help your community become more sustainable?

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    Katie Curtis 3/29/2022 5:04 PM
    I helped remove invasive species with class mates.