WaveRunners

By John R. Wooden

Hello we are Wave Runners. Our main goal is to inspire other schools to get a water refill station. Why? you may ask, well we want to stop the spread of PLASTIC! We want our healthy environment back. So this is the start and with your help we can make a huge difference. We’re thrilled you’ve decided to visit us - please browse our site to discover what we’re all about.

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Our Background

How We Got Here

We are a group of 8 girls, we are from John R. Wooden High School in the San Fernando Valley. We are part of Girls Build La a non profit organization dedicated to young ladies as ourselves to help our communities and ensure that our voices are heard.

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Our Work

Nature Is Not A Place To Visit. It Is Home.

-Gary Synder

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Winner of our GBLA POSTER CONTEST Shantell Nunez!! winner of Grand Prize honored by 
Mr. Mailes, science teacher and our principal, MS. NOVAK. 

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GBLA team member Emily displays the many running medals she earned this year, including for running the LA MARATHON!

 
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WAVERUNNERS designed bracelets to give to students to raise awareness about water conservation. The beads represent water and elements of nature.

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WOODEN WAVERUNNERS donate to WORLD KITCHEN

to support feeding Ukrainian refugees.  
Please join our efforts to bring food & water to victims of war.  
World Kitchen was recently bombed and destroyed. But this important work goes on!

#workdkitchen

 
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HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON!