Category Archives: Blog – General

Blog Category: General


  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, […]

Screen Shot 2015-09-29 at 1.55.54 PM

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 – […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged -

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 […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged - Laura Turner Seydel

  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 […]

Categorized - Blog - General, Events, News
Tagged - hackathon, Hackers

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 […]

Categorized - Blog - General, Events, News
Tagged - bees, Earthjustice, EPA

Application Period for Nature Works Everywhere Garden Grants Opens Today! The Nature Conservancy wants to help build, amend or revitalize school gardens while promoting environmental education through the creation of […]


Co-hosts Turner Foundation & The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Invite you to An Exclusive Film Screening Featuring Director, Louis Psihoyos  September 15, 2015 5:30 pm Georgia Public Broadcasting 260 14th Street Northwest […]


In September 2015, Captain Planet and the Planeteers, the animated environmental cartoon, will celebrate its 25th birthday. One year later, in December 2016, Captain Planet Foundation will celebrate its 25th Anniversary! Since […]

Categorized - Blog - General, Events, News
Tagged - 25th Anniversary
AF awards

Captain Planet Foundation is proud to support Mrs. Alison Dunford and we are excited to help enhance her outdoor classroom for all students at Timber Ridge Elementary School! Click here to […]


Get to know one of our 2015 summer interns, Noah Erwin About Noah: I was born and raised in East Tennessee, about an hour south of Knoxville in a small […]


Great news! Delta Air Lines, long-time supporter of the Captain Planet Foundation, has issued a statement officially banning shipments of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies worldwide as freight. […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged - endangered species
Jonathan Perry

About Jonathan: I was born and raised in Atlanta, and I attend North Carolina A&T State University as a second year, Mechanical Engineer. I was assigned to work for Captain Planet […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged - Summer Intern