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Category: News

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05.21.2015

Congratulations to 2014 CPF Small Grant Grantee Leonardo da Vinci K-8 School on winning the video presentation award at the SMUD Solar Regatta in Sacramento, California! Follow the link to see […]

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05.21.2015

Dole Packaged Foods joins ShopRite, the Greater Newark Conservancy and Captain Planet Foundation to celebrate Project Learning Garden at Camden Street School in Newark, NJ Posted: May 20 SOURCE Dole […]

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05.13.2015

OCA Joins with Organic-Friendly Brands to Host National Social Media “March” Against GMOs Posted: May 12 by Katherine Paul The #1MilNonGMO Social Media March will attempt to garner 1 million […]

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05.01.2015

Grantee – GEDAKINA, INC Gedakina is pronounced /g’ dah keen nah/ and means, “Our world, a way of life” in the Wabanaki language. Keepers of the Earth (KOE) Connects preschool – high […]

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04.29.2015

How Does Your Food Score? Posted: Spring 2015 By Laura Turner Seydel – Southern Seasons When you look at the food ingredient labels, you’re probably checking to make sure there […]

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04.20.2015

Captain Planet Foundation Helps Youth Tackle Environmental Challenges Posted: April 7 By Paul M.J. Suchecki – Inside Philanthropy Want to protect the environment? One promising strategy is educating upcoming generations about […]

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04.20.2015

Great example of grantees in action! See what PS34’s 5th grade leaders from Cafeteria Culture’s (CafCu, 2012 Small Grants grantee) ARTS+MEDIA for Climate Action program are doing about NYC’s plastic […]

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04.06.2015

Class Notes: Mount Vernon Exploratory School receives garden grant Posted: April 5 By Kristen Oliver – The Gainesville Times Students at Mount Vernon Exploratory School will be receiving garden lessons, […]

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04.01.2015

Hollywood’s stars loom large over PR industry in Los Angeles Posted: April 1 By Lindsay Stein – PRWeek Last year, Dole’s fruit bowl products and the Captain Planet Foundation teamed up […]

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03.26.2015

Updates on the Burrowing Owl Restoration Project from Cooper City, FL: Article: School environmental groups help with Cooper City project By Fallan Patterson Concern for burrowing owls living in the […]

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03.14.2015

Efforts underway to turn Atlanta food deserts into oases Posted: Saturday, March 14 By Gracie Bonds Staples “Community gardens come in all shapes and sizes. Fayette County Master Garden Association […]

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03.14.2015

Captain Planet Foundation Awards Education Grant to Lewis and Clark Community College Posted: Saturday, March 14 By riverbender.com The Captain Planet Foundation, an international environmental education foundation for youth based on […]

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03.05.2015

Project Learning Garden is now accepting applications from these metro-Atlanta counties: Fulton DeKalb Cobb Gwinnett Apply by April 30th, 2015 Click below to find out if you’re eligible for a learning Garden.