Not Wearing It? Carry It!


WHAT will be done


What is the aim?

To work collaboratively as a school with the local community and beyond to raise awareness about Waste Reduction (Re-use) and to raise funds for the Karl Vella Foundation.

What is the Karl Vella Foundation’s

Their mission is to provide educational and psychological assistance to children in families disrupted by illness

How are we going to do it?

The parents and the local community at large will collect and send to school any t-shirts that are no longer used. The t-shirts will be converted into shopping bags and then sold. All the money collected will be donated to the Karl Vella Foundation.

Who is going to be involved?

• Luqa Primary students from from Kinder 1 to Year 6
• Teaching staff, clerical staff and ancillary staff
• parents
• The School Council
• The Students’ Council
• Eko-Skola Committee
• The Parish Church Community
• The Luqa local Council
• The children at Karl Vella foundation
• Helpers/Teachers at Karl Vella foundation
• The elderly in the Day Care centre in Luqa

What will be happening throughout the week?

Monday 20th
Special Assembly about what will be happening this week in our School and in our community.
9:00 a.m
Teachers’ Council and Pupils’ Council to collect gathered T-Shirts from Parish Church and Local Council.
Children (Year 3-6) cut and sew/tie
t-shirt to turn them into bags.
12:00 p.m
Kinder 1&2 – Free Painting
Year 1&2 – European Week for Waste Reduction Logo

Tuesday 21st
9:00 a.m
Kinder 1&2 – Free Painting
Year 1&2 – European Week for Waste Reduction Logo
Year 3-6 – Cutting/sewing/tying
10:00 a.m
Activity held at Day Care Centre Luqa –Eko-Skola committee will attend

Wednesday 22nd
Whole Day
Bags to be sold by the School Council members.
Bag activity at Karl Vella Foundation at 5p.m.
Member of SMT, School council members and Pupils’ Council will attend.

Thursday 23rd
Remaining bags to be sold.

Friday 24th
Special Assembly to review this week’s events.
During the assembly we will point out the purpose of this activity.
A photo story and a mini video clip highlighting the main events of the week will be shown.
A representative from Karl Vella Foundation will be given the donation


WHERE it will take place




Triq Sant Andrija
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Action Developer

WHO will run the show


St Ignatius College, Luqa Primary School
# Educational Establishment

How can you get in contact:
Phone no:(+356)21896274


will it happen?

Dates of the proposed action:

20/11/2017, 21/11/2017, 22/11/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017


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