Apply for Eco-Library

 

applyApply for Eco-Library

Do you want to promote education for sustainable living in your community and awaken children’s curiosity in nature through books? If you can provide an adult volunteer library manager to implement our Eco-Activities and report to us regularly with feedback on Facebook, you are eligible to apply.

1. GET READY: Before you apply, ask the readers to draw their favorite Indonesian endangered species in its natural habitat and prepare at least 4 photographs of: 1) the Eco-Library manager, 2) a group of at least 15 children readers showing their drawings of endangered species, 3) closeup of the best drawings and 4) secure space dedicated for keeping the books.

2. FILL IN THE FORM BELOW, UPLOAD PHOTOS AND SUBMIT APPLICATION: Give us the most appropriate answers and best quality photos you can. Your application will go through a screening process and we will contact you for an additional interview.

3. WHILE WAITING FOR YOUR “GREEN BOOKS”: Once your application is approved, we will post the project to our social media to attract public donors. To speed up the funding process encourage everyone you know to donate. The donation will be used by green-books.org to process, source and ship the set of environmental books selected to match the age of readers and environmental issues in your location.

4. IMPLEMENT ECO-ACTIVITIES: Next, promote eco-literacy – the education for sustainable living – by implementing our Eco-Activities in your Eco-Library. Gain access to forum for Eco-Library managers on Facebook and get guidelines for new Eco-Activities.

5. FEEDBACK ECO-ACTIVITIES : Report to us with feedback regularly so we can arrange the next set of books and other incentives.

Please note that the books in the Eco-Libraries will always be in the ownership of green-books.org and can be reclaimed and replaced to other location if you don’t implement and report Eco-Activities regularly.

To apply, upload/send the photographs and provide us with the following information:

Please ensure all required fields are completed (*) / Pastikan seluruh kolom wajib diisi (*)

PART 1: LOCATION INFO

Your answers will help us locate you in the map and give us an idea on the condition of your location and its surroundings.

Please be as detailed as possible because we will use this address to ship the books if your application is approved.

If you cannot upload here, please send photos to info@green-books.org and put the name of your location in the email subject line.


PART 2: ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

Your answers will help us identify environmental issues in your location so we can choose the books and Eco-Activities accordingly and help find the solutions to the issues.


PART 3: READERS INFO

Based on the answers we will identify the age and reading level of the readers and choose the fun-to-read environmentally themed books and Eco-Activities accordingly. Please note that we only source books for children aged 6-12 and 13-18.

If you cannot upload here, please send photos to info@green-books.org and put the name of your location in the email subject line.


PART 4: LIBRARY MANAGER INFO

The library manager serves as the pillar for each Eco-Library program and should be eager to plant the seed of sustainable living in his/her community. This individual needs to be proactive, enthusiastic, communicative, and have a love for books and nature. Job responsibilities include implementing Eco-Activities for children, maintaining the Eco-Library, and reporting back regularly with updates. We will interview the selected library manager as part of the screening process.

We have a dedicated forum for Eco-Library managers on Facebook and we expect you to become a member once the books are delivered.

If you cannot upload here, please send photos to info@green-books.org and put the name of your location in the email subject line.


PART 5: TERMS & AGREEMENT

  1. By choosing "public fund-raising", you agree that the Eco-Library program will be funded by public donation and therefore the books in the Eco-Library will always be in the ownership of green-books.org and can be reclaimed and replaced to other location if you don’t implement and report Eco-Activities regularly. With this form of funding we can not guarantee the exact date of funding completion and subsequent book delivery.
  2. By choosing "self-funding", you agree to fund the Eco-Library program in your location and therefore claim the ownership of the books. With this form of funding we can guarantee early book delivery. Our team will contact you for further information. 

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