STUDENT FROM BRUSSELS WINS BIC ESSAY PRIZE AND DONATES IT TO JGI BELGIUM
Brussels October 30th 2013: TerraCycle and BIC pen manufacturer recently organized a “BIC Essay Contest” which drew participants from schools and universities all over Belgium. In their essays, the students described what is done in their own surroundings for people and for the environment. Farah Onclinx, a student in Philosophy at the Vrije Universiteit van Brussel (VUB), won 750 Euros with her text entitled “Verleidelijke Veggie” (Attractive Veggie). Farah donated the entire amount to the JGI Belgium thus providing much-needed funds for its work in Belgium and abroad.
All our gratitude to Farah, a lady with a big heart!