Announcing Pence for the Planet Partnership

Sep 27, 2022

We're proud to announce a new partnership with two-time World Series Champion and MLB All-Star Hunter Pence on an initiative to fight climate change, prevent pollution, and improve public spaces!

The new "Pence for the Planet" initiative is a multi-year community investment that will prioritize: 

  • Creating a healthier and more resilient Bay;Sejal, Hunter, and Alexis
  • Planting trees to create a healthier climate for all;
  • Creating and improving parks and public spaces;
  • Youth activities and educational programs;
  • Promoting climate-conscious practices to minimize pollution. 

Along with City Surf Project, Friends of the Urban Forest, SF Parks Alliance, SF Recreation & Parks, the San Francisco Giants, and others, we're excited to work with Hunter in the coming years to create a more resilient Bay and a healthier environment for the entire Bay Area.

Pictured: Baykeeper Executive Director Sejal Choksi-Chugh, Hunter Pence, and Alexis Pence aboard the Baykeeper boat

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