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Holiday Green Gift Wrap fundraiser in Rutland

RHS eco-club holds green holiday fundraiser

RUTLAND, VT, DEC. 13, 2010

On Saturday, Dec. 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Rutland High School Environmentally Conscious and Active Club will be holding a Holiday Green Gift Wrap fundraiser at LuLu’s Artisan Gallery at 34 Strongs Ave. (next to The Palms).

For a small donation, the Club will gladly wrap all your holiday presents in environmentally friendly, recycled and repurposed materials, creating funky, unique and one-of-a-kind packages.

For more information, or to donate materials and/or make a donation to the Club, please contact Jim Sabataso at

The Rutland High School Environmentally Conscious and Active Club is a student-driven service club committed to raising environmental awareness through community engagement and activities.

Sustainable Rutland is a state nonprofit organization committed to promoting environmental, economic and cultural sustainability in the Rutland area.
Contact: Jim Sabataso, Coordinator Sustainable Rutland, 802-236-1141

Note from the editor of Green Energy Times:

This is great!  I love the things that Sustainable does with recycling…  I would like to add how nicely newspaper wrapped  gifts look, possibly with yarn, twine or even more newspaper that is cut into strips for ribbon and bows.  you can even curl the newspaper strips with the edge of your scissors!  I love this…  comics look best – for color.  Very classy looking gifts!

* Some newspapers use water-based inks, which are better, for sure… and recycled content paper…  but save your Green Energy Times,  for referral and sharing!


*(“Happy Christmas” is in memory of john lennon, needlessly murdered at this time of year – dec. 8th)

Happy Holidays to all of you, no matter how you celebrate this season…

May the New Year bring positive strides towards a carbon free, clean energy independent future for ourselves and our children!

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