- Posted November 15, 2015 by
Drinking from a cup with a paper straw-Chick-Fil-A way
By Tricia Bailey, OurTown National News Editor,
Chick-FIL-A Foundation 2015 Speaker Series was an awesome, enlighting, and educational event. The seminar was held Friday, Nov. 13, 2105. at Chick-Fil-A Headquarters.
The speaker was Lauren Turner Seydel, International Environmental Advocate, she spoke about the sustainability living and how it relates to our environment.
Ms. Seydel's mission is to create more community based outdoor gardens in schools and surrounding neighborhoods. She also is an strong advocate and interst in global warming and climate change.
Her main focus is for the next generation to be more aware of conservation and cooperation in helping to slove our issues of wasteful use of products such as plastic products.
Ms. Seydel mentioned that we use an estimated 500 million straws per day. Americans need to realize our actions and habits is a problem for everyone and we all must Do OuR Part to help save our planet for the next generation.