Laguna SK Council Offers School Supplies In Exchange For Plastic Bottles
The Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) council of Laguna offers free school supplies to the village residents in exchange for plastic bottles.
The Facebook page “Sangguniang Kabataan ng Brgy. Banilad, Nagcarlan, Laguna” has posted their latest project.
The youth council of Brgy. Banilad in Nagcarlan, Laguna would distribute free school supplies to the people who will help them to recycle plastic waste starting Wednesday (May 22, 2019).
The SK council set up a Palit Plastic Bottle Sari-sari Store at the Banilad covered basketball court with the aim to give free school supplies for the poor students as well as reducing the plastic waste in the area.
Here are the equivalents of plastic bottles to redeem school supplies:
- 2 plastic bottles = 1 notebook (Max. of 8) or 1 lapis (Max. of 2)
- 1 plastic bottle = 1 sharpener
- 4 plastic bottles = 1 box of 8 colors crayon
Note: 1.5L/1.75L plastic bottles
The group also announced that they are accepting donations for school supplies.
The social media users also lauded the council for their project:
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