Chennai Coastal Cleanup - 7 June, 2015


Previous Cleanups

16 MAY

Chennai Coastal Cleanup1 - 2010

From Marina to Injambakkam

It has been 6 months since we cleaned up two tons of garbage with 250 volunteers in Mission Save Tada. As of May 11th already 950 volunteers have signed up, including companies/group from ROB (Reclaim our beaches), Nokia, Logica, Vodafone, the US Consolate, CSC, the scouts, HSBC, CTS, Sathyam and more

Mission - Spread environmental awareness to preserve nature in and around our crowded city.
How - Clean up 15 km Chennai beach stretch from Marina till Injambakkam
When - Sunday May 16, 5am-10am

5am, May 16th 2010 - 500+ volunteers assemble in 11 pick up points across the city. Participants from other cities are most welcome to support this epic endeavor.
5-6am - Volunteers will be grouped in 15 Garbage Busting (GB) teams and teams will move to 15 designated beach zones between Marina till Injambakkam.
6 am - Upon Arrival at beaches, Distribute garbage bags, gloves and strategise about how the teams will work together to overcome this Eco-challenge.
6-9am - Each of the teams will only have to clean a 1 km zone. This challenge will be accomplished successfully even before the sun rises high above our heads.

Participating Group