Cauvery Calling 5K Fund Raiser Event
"Cauvery has been the source of wellbeing, prosperity and the very source of life for these lands. A forest-fed perennial river is fast becoming a seasonal stream as 87% of tree cover has been removed in 50 years. Cauvery is calling, do you have a heart to hear?" – Sadhguru
What is Cauvery Calling?
Cauvery Calling is a first of its kind campaign, setting the standard for how India’s rivers – the country’s lifelines – can be revitalized. It will initiate the revitalization of Cauvery river and transform the lives of 84 million people.
What Cauvery Calling Will Achieve?
- Plant 2.42 billion trees in Cauvery basin
- Increase water retnention in Cauvery basin by an estimated 40%
- Dramatically improve farmers wealth five-fold in five years.
Cauvery Calling 5k Fundraiser Event
This 5k run is being organized to raise funds for Tree Plantations that is being planned in the Cauvery basin. Each tree sapling costs $0.70 (USD). The goal of the fundraiser event is to donate at least 5000 trees or $3500.