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3 Hours

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Your mission

Raise awareness of plastic pollution by recording a song or creating a video.

Time Commitment: 3 Hours

Range of Impact: Home, School, Community, Global

This Action was created in collaboration with Kokua Hawai’i Foundation.

Why this Action is impactful

Art is a powerful communication and persuasion tool used by cultures around the world.

What to know before getting started

Have you heard of “artivism?” A blend of art and activism, the term has been used to describe art created to raise awareness of social and environmental issues.

What to do

Write and record a song or create a video about plastic pollution.

[Note: Obviously, no profanity is allowed. Also, make sure you have permission to incorporate photos, video, or music that are not your own. Stock photos and music often cost money to use.]

Get inspired by our friend Jack Johnson by watching this video. Jack is the co-founder of the Kokua Hawaii Foundation, inspiring people to reduce their plastic usage!

Tips and suggestions

  • Aim for 1-2 minutes.

Track your contribution

To submit your work and get recognized for your contribution to your community, complete the form below. If we approve your submission, you’ll be awarded 3 Hours.

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