Greenpop

Cape Town

This establishment practices or provides the following eco choices:
  • Water Saving
  • Recycling
  • Glass
  • Paper
  • Tin
  • Plastic
  • Organic
  • Renewable Energy
  • Green Design
  • Biodiversity
  • Local Products
  • Organic Food
  • Empowerment
  • Eco Cleaning Agents

Greenpop is a social business dedicated to urban greening, reforestation, and eco-education. Greenpop believes sustainable living can be fun, popular, and accessible to all, and aims to inspire a ‘Treevolution’ an inclusive green movement.

The Greenpop team does this through tree planting projects, green action events, educational workshops, and by activating people. Since its establishment in 2010, and its expansion to Zambia in 2012, Greenpop has planted over 27,000 trees in over 250 beneficiary schools, crèches, and community centres, as well as in deforested areas around South Africa and Zambia.

Get involved by volunteering, joining fun events, plant days or gifting trees!

QUICK FACTS
What: Organisation, Other Services
Where is this: Cape Town
GPS Co-ordinates: S 33°55'38''   E 18°25'15''
Average Eco Rating:
     
based on 1 review
Two months after the Reforest Fest in Hogsback I sit and wonder about how our little trees are doing. I dream about the day I can return to a special forest on Terra Khaya. I am so grateful for Eco Atlas to have made me aware of the Green Pop movement! The fun that was had to plant a mass of trees with stunning people from across the country has left me following when similar events are scheduled to happen. I certainly don't want to miss out.
Anja Wiehl, September 2014
My friend and I had an awe-inspiring weekend at Hogsback in the Eastern Cape. It was truly beautiful to be in the presence of so many like-minded, green-loving people at the Reforest Festival. I arrived back home, in Durban, feeling revived and inspired. I look forward to being involved in another one of GreenPop's tree-planting events in the future.
Clea Rawlins, September 2014
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Greenpop, Cape Town
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