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Pick-up your free, sturdy, reusable bag, sewn from reclaimed cloth for the City of Santa Monica by Green Vets LA. GreenVetsLA is a Los Angeles sewing company who partners with the Veterans Administration Hospital in West Los Angeles to manufacture all the reusable bags that were provided to the Santa Monica community. Veterans are trained to produce these sturdy reusable bags that are made locally from reclaimed military fabric otherwise destined for the landfill. Watch Video You can help support GreenVetsLA. Video.
Palisadian Post news article - February 2015.

Reusable Bags Around Town

 
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Bag Giveaways

  • Building Blocks - Kindergarten Readiness Campaign, June 2015
  • Women in Green Forum, June 2015
  • OSE Educational Outreach, June 2015
  • USC School of Public Policy, June 2015
  • Santa Monica Festival, May 2015
  • Michigan Ave Grand Launch, May 2015
  • Traffic Police Workshop, May 2015
  • Sustainable Works Poster Contest, April 2015
  • Bike to Work Day, April 2015
  • Sustainable Quality Awards, April 2015
  • Mid-City Broad Theatre Event, April 2015
  • UCLA Hospital, April 2015
  • Earth Day @ Colorado Place, April 2015
  • SMC Sustainable Garden Giveaway, April 2015
  • Earth Day Panel Discussion, April 2015
  • Repair Cafe & Textile Workshops, March 2015
  • Greening Workshop, March 2015
  • SQA Judging, March 2015
  • Heathly Nail Program, March 2015
  • Annual Homeless Count, Jan. 2015
  • CCS Repair Cafe & Textile Workshop, Dec. 2014
  • Community Corp Welcome to New Residents, Nov. 2014
  • John Adams Middle School Bike Tour, Nov. 2014
  • Santa Monica College, Organic Learning Garden Feeding Program, Nov. 2014
  • Santa Monica Farmers Market Lectute Series: The Drought, Nov. 2014
  • PAL Thanksgiving Give-away, Nov. 2014
  • Santa Monica Talks, Nov. - Dec. 2014
  • Share A Bag Outreach Stations, Oct. 2014
  • Farmers Market Bring a Bag, Get a Bag Event, Sept. 2014
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature - The Legacy of John Muir, Sept. 2014
  • Film Screening, "Fed Up", at Aero Theatre, Sept. 2014
  • Women in Green Forum, August 2014
  • Boys and Girls Club Event, August 2014
  • Cross Walk Guards Event, August 2014
  • Farmers Market Library Series, July 2014
  • Santa Monica Convention and Visitors Burea, Virginia Ave. Park Event, July 2014
  • Pico Library Opening Ceremony, June 2014
  • Santa Monica Festival, Buy Local / Bike Local Booth, June 2014
  • Santa Monica Festival, OSE Booth, June 2014
  • Sustainable Works Poster Contest, May 2014
  • OSE Open House, May 2014
  • Bike to Work Day, May 2014
  • SMMUSD Water Outreach, May 2014
  • Film Screening, "Trash", at Aero Theatre, May 2014
  • Youth Wellbeing Report Card Event, April 2014
  • Boards & Commissions Dinner, April 2014
  • John Adams Bike Day, April 2014
  • Earth Day, April 2014
  • Santa Monica College Produce Giveaway, April, 2014
  • John Adams Book Fair, March 2014
  • L.A. City College - Outreach, March, 2014
  • Film Screening, "Water", at Aero Theatre, Feb. 2014
  • Farmers Market Library Panel, Feb. 2014
  • Annual Homeless Count, Jan. 2014 
  • SMC Students Feeding Students, Nov. 2013 
  • Heal the Bay Outreach, Nov. 2013 
  • PAL Thanksgiving Giveaway, November 2013 
  • Residential Greening Program, Sept. 2013 
  • Ocean Park Block Party, Sept. 2013 
  • Green Business Mixer, Sept. 2013 
  • Buy Local Expo, Sept. 2013 
  • Sustainable Food Workshop, Sept. 2013
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, Sept. 2013 
  • Ken Edwards Center, September 2013 
  • UCLA Foster Youth Program, August 2013 
  • John Adams Middle School, July 2013 
  • Sustainable Santa Monica Poster Contest, May 2013 
  • City Clerks Association of California, April 2013 
  • Santa Monica College Earth Week “Eco Action Free Store”, April 2013 
  • Woodlawn Cemetery, Mortuary & Mausoleum Open House Event, April 2013 
  • Boomers & Beyond Action Expo, April 2013 
  • Earth Day Boys and Girls Club Phi Theta Kappa SMC Event 
  • Meals on Wheels West 
  • Sustainability Quality Awards: March 2013
  • Girl Scouts, February 2013 
  • 2013 Homeless Count: January 2013
  • State of the City: January 2013
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature Awards
  • Follow That Chef
  • Farmers Market
  • Sustainable City Plan Report Card
  • Youth Well-Being Report Card
  • City of Santa Monica staff
  • Water Efficiency Workshops
  • Pier Teacher Workshop 
  • Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica 
  • SMC Emeritus College 
  • Santa Monica Synagogue 
  • Day without a Bag Regional Event 
  • Police Activities League Bag Giveaways: Thanksgiving: After-school: 14th & Olympic, Memorial Park, Autumn 2012
  • Follow That Chef Meatless Mondays Cooking Demonstrations: 3rd & Arizona Farmers Market, September 2012
  • Voter Registration Events, Santa Monica, 2012
  • Santa Monica Festival, Clover Park, Santa Monica, May 2012
  • City of Santa Monica Resource Recovery and Recycling Division Textile Recycling and T-Shirt Bag Workshop, 2500 Michigan Ave., Santa Monica, November 2012
  • Senior and Family Inter-generational Arts Festival, Senior Center, 1450 Ocean Ave, w/ Rosie's Girls, September 2011
  • Wednesday Downtown Farmers Market, September 2011
  • Sunday Main Street Farmers Market, September 2011
  • Saturday Pico Farmers Market, September 2011
  • Saturday Downtown Farmers Market, Arizona Ave, September 2011
  • Santa Monica Library - All Branches, Visit a City Library and get a free bag, September 2011
  • ZeroMinusPlus fundraiser for 5 Gyres at Fred Segal, 420-500 Broadway, August 2011
  • Jazz on the Lawn, Santa Monica City Hall, 1685 Main Street, August 2011
  • Montana Avenue Artwalk, Montana Ave. between 7th and 17th St., July 2011
  • Santa Monica Conference, Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd., w/ Rosie's Girls, June 2011
  • Juneteenth Celebration, Virginia Avenue Park, 2200 Virginia Avenue, w/ Rosie's Girls, June 2011 
  • Sustainable Student Poster Contest Celebration, May 2011 
  • Santa Monica Festival, Clover Park, 2600 Ocean Park Boulevard, w/ Rosie's Girls, May 2011 
  • Cinco de Mayo Festival, Will Rogers Elementary School Event, May 2011
  • Cinco de Mayo Festival, Virginia Avenue Park, 2200 Virginia Avenue, w/ Rosie's Girls, May 2011 
  • Earth Day at the Water Gardens, 2700 Colorado, April 2011
  • Ecofabulous Earth Week Event at Santa Monica College, April 2011
  • Buy Local Expo, 3rd Street Promenade, March 2011
  • Senior Center Health Fair, 1450 Ocean Ave,Santa Monica,CA,90401, March 2011
  • Unity Resource Festival, Virginia Avenue Park, 2200 Virginia Avenue, March 2011
  • Project Homeless Connect Day, West LA Armory, 1300 Federal Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90025, February 2011

Contact

email: BringYourBag@smgov.net
phone: 310.458.4925



* Rosie's Girls Santa Monica is based on a national program designed to build self-esteem, leadership and physical confidence in middle school girls through an exploration of trades and non-traditional activities.

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