CARSON, Calif. (Thursday, March 17, 2016) – The LA Galaxy announced today the launch of Protect The Pitch, a club-wide environmental sustainability initiative. Protect the Pitch will focus on reducing the environmental impact of LA Galaxy games and practices at StubHub Center, supporting environmental projects in our community, and inspiring fans to help create healthier, more sustainable communities.
As part of Protect the Pitch, the Galaxy will continue to implement various efforts designed to engage the community, save water, conserve energy, and reduce waste while involving and encouraging the Galaxy fan base to support these efforts.
Additionally, StubHub Center and the LA Galaxy will participate in the world Earth Hour Celebration this Saturday, March 19, during the Galaxy’s match against San Jose Earthquakes by lowering the lighting level or turning off the lights in all the suites and Stadium Club. Earth Hour is officially from 8:30-9:30 p.m. PT. All guests in StubHub Center suites will be encouraged to shut off lights for the hour.