Thursday, April 3 will be the official kick-off for our third annual “Give 5% for Houston” Earth Day event at Ruggles Green in CityCentre. Together Houston Audubon, Air Alliance Houston, Bayou Land Conservancy, Bayou Preservation Association, Buffalo Bayou Partnership, Galveston Bay Foundation, Katy Prairie Conservancy and Texas Campaign for the Environment—are collaborating with Houston area businesses to celebrate Earth Day and lend a helping hand to local conservation efforts.
Several local Houston businesses including Blue Willow Bookshop, Carmelo’s Ristorante Italiano, Olive & Wine, Wild Birds Unlimited and Bavarian Machine have committed to donating 5% of their gross sales on April 26, the Saturday after Earth Day. By doing this; they are supporting multiple conservation and quality of life initiatives within our region. [More]