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This man is on a quest to pick up one million cigarette butts

September 13, 2018

As 2015 approached, Jason Alexander set a goal: photograph 100 sunrises over the course of the coming year. But as he started his personal challenge to document the beautiful skyline, something became quickly apparent: trash.

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Keep Oakland Beautiful Second Saturday Stake Hunt

March 12, 2016

Start your weekend off right by removing stakes that were used to plant trees in Oakland!  If you’re looking for some physical activity with a civic and environmental component, this is it.




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