Our Mission

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. Our unique program of funding and supporting hands-on environmental projects is designed to encourage innovative initiatives that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental solutions in their homes, schools and communities.
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Recent News & Events

NYC Learning Garden Grant Contest winners announced!

  Congratulations to the 3 Grand Prize winners of the DOLE Fruit Bowls®, Key Food and Captain Planet Foundation NYC Learning Garden Grant Contest! Clara Barton Campus (P.S. 50, P.S. […]


Great HGTV Gardens Feature on Garden based education

How to Start a Teaching Garden Posted: October 2014 By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com 13 Teaching Gardens In Action Posted: October 2014 By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com View Photos As you plant […]


The Beautiful Faces of Captain Planet Foundation: A Persimmon Adventure

By Bang Tran FoodCorps Service Member with Georgia Organics and Captain Planet Foundation Unlike much of the western world, desserts in many east Asian countries often take the form of fruits, beans, […]


Pratt Industries and Captain Planet Foundation partnership

  Captain Planet Foundation’s innovative Project Learning Garden provides schools with strategies for building effective and sustainable garden-based learning programs.  By the end of 2014, the program will have 110 Project Learning Garden schools in its […]

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