PGK (Project Giving Kids) is now Create the Change®!

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Disclaimer - Create the Change® partners with nonprofit organizations that we believe offer age-appropriate service opportunities for youth and families. All of our partners sign a collaboration agreement promising to provide age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. Create the Change® does not run, host, or facilitate the service opportunities seen here, nor are we responsible in any way for the management (financial or otherwise) of the organizations we feature. Always be sure to research the nonprofit organization and service opportunities available to make sure it's a good fit for you before getting started. You may find the organization's contact information on their profiles.

Duration

30 - 60-Minutes

Directions

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How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

None

Description

Do you find beauty in the Charles River parks? Do you love taking photographs? Are you an aspiring photographer looking to expand your portfolio, or an experienced one looking to give back to your community? We hope you'll consider donating your photos to the Charles River Conservancy!

What's Needed To Complete

Though we welcome many types of photos, we're specifically interested in the following types of images: Photos of common native and invasive plant species found in the urban Charles River parks. (Learn more about these through our https://thecharles.org/learn-and-discover/Learn & Discover series.) Photos that highlight the natural beauty of the Charles River and its parks. Photos that spotlight the diverse activities that take place in the Charles River parks. (Please note that we will not be able to use images that include recognizable features of an individual.)

Special Requirements

None

How It Makes A Difference

We are always looking for high quality photographs to use in our communications materials. If you decide to donate a photograph, you may see it on our: social media (https://www.facebook.com/CharlesRiverConservancy" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopenerFacebook, https://twitter.com/CharlesRiverCRC" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopenerTwitter, https://www.instagram.com/charlesrivercrc/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopenerInstagram, and more) e-newsletters website printed materials and mailings

Where to Serve

In-Person/On Site

Instructions

To participate, please first complete the https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdv5p9qEMQU1GrMc28M0CYq0G5p7e_3jeOmHMdL2BtgqcmJEg/viewform?usp=sf_link" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopenerform.  Then email your photos to mailto:crc@thecharles.orgcrc@thecharles.org with the subject -Photography Donation.

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