Saturday, October 09, 2010

'Race to Reduce' runners to plant trees on Oct. 16

‘Race to Reduce’ runners to plant trees on Oct. 16
Cebu Daily News
October 9, 2010

The 2,500 runners in the recent “Aboitiz Race to Reduce Challenge: A Race for the Next Gen” are invited to join the Aboitiz Group's tree planting activity on Oct. 16, which will be held at the Visayan Electric Company (Veco) Reforestation Park in sitio Sayaw, barangay Tabunan, Cebu City.

The Veco reforestation park, which has an area of 8.5 hectares, is part of the more than 90,000-hectare Central Cebu Protected Landscape, which is the major source of water for Metro Cebu.

A total of 14,000 seedlings will be planted in the area. The tree planting activity is Aboitiz Group’s effort to promote a healthy lifestyle among the “race to reduce” runners and solidify its commitment to leave healthy homes for the next generation. The activity is organized by the Aboitiz Group’s Aboitiz Equity Ventures.

Runners interested to join may contact Elena Carnacer at 4111757.