Category Archives: Blog – General

Blog Category: General


CPF grantees Pine Valley Elementary School’s Frog Watch USA group was featured in Excerpt from article: It was a balmy evening in March when roughly 75 people—most of them […]


Captain Planet – The Environment’s Superhero Posted: December 22 By Chalant Magazine Read Article     The Super Hero We Need Now Posted: December 19 By The Huffington Post Read Article   […]


Get the know our Summer 2016 Office Interns! Sophie Glass Tell us about yourself: Originally from Marietta, Georgia, I currently attend school at the University of Georgia for Anthropology and […]

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CPF was a proud funder and supporter of this years Mayor’s Fund for London City Pitch program. On July 13th, our Executive Director, Leesa Carter-Jones, joined an expert panel of judges […]

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Grantee: Mosquito Range Heritage Initiative – Alma, Colorado Project Title: Family Outdoor Adventure Series Identifying the Obstacles to Environmental Education: South Park is a spectacularly beautiful location adjacent to the Mosquito […]

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12 ways the arts can encourage climate action Posted: April 25 By Anna Leach   Barbara Pyle, Executive Producer of Captain Planet & the Planeteers and Co-Founder of Captain Planet […]

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Photo from CPF Grantee Something Good in the World On March 10th, over 50 philanthropists, athletes, and celebrities “flash funded” more than $14 million dollars of projects. The funded projects […]


  Congratulations to the 5 Grand Prize Winners of the DOLE Packaged Foods, Key Food and Captain Planet Foundation Learning Garden Grant Contest! We had so many incredible contest entries, […]

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Attention teachers: The FED UP film team has used a Kickstarter Campaign to raise enough money to make the FED UP movie and Educational Kit available to 10,000 teachers – […]

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Advancing Global Common Good By Laura Turner Seydel / EcoWatch For seven decades, the United Nations (UN) has been a place for people and countries to exchange words instead of weapons […]

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  We are thrilled to announce that Cafeteria Culture (CafCu, 2012 Small Grants grantee) was selected as a winner of the inaugural UL Innovative Education Award! As a tier 2 winner, […]


MobilityLIVE! 2015 and Technology Association of Georgia are partnering on a national hackathon event that will run September 22 to October 22! $5,000 IN CASH PRRIZES Kicking off September 22nd, this month long HackBack […]

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9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the EPA’s approval of Dow AgroScience’s sulfoxaflor, a neonicotinoid pesticide shown to be highly toxic to bees. Because of this victory, sulfoxaflor will […]

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