Category Archives: Press Room

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02.08.2016

“Let kids be the solution makers in their own world.” Awesome interview by Conn Jackson on his show Get CONNected with Captain Planet Foundation Executive Director Leesa Carter-Jones! She talks about the great […]

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12.10.2015

Melanie Laurent, “visionary” radiant alongside a former companion of Jane Fonda Posted: December 10 By PurePeople.com The climate conference (COP 21) continues in full swing in Paris. At 48 hours until the […]

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11.17.2015

Posted: October By earthchannel.com     Checkout this great half-hour feature that People TV (channel 24 in metro Atlanta) did about Champion Middle School’s CPF Project Learning Garden garden towers. It stars […]

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11.11.2015

Chef Hugh Acheson is on a Mission to Save Home Economics Posted: November 10 By Andre Gallant  / www.modernfarmer.com Almeta Tulloss strides between two rows of school desks and attracts the […]

Categorized - News, Press Room
Tagged - Seed Life Skills
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11.09.2015

Nardin gardens teach lessons in sustainability Posted: November 7 By Scott Scanlon / The Buffalo News – News Refresh Editor   As the fall warmth lingered into November, so too […]

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10.15.2015

Lanier Middle School’s Project Learning Garden ribbon cutting is featured on Gwinnett County Schools Tv In5ive show Week of October 12, 2015 video – View from 1:25 to 2:30 Click Here […]

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10.12.2015

Gwinnett school garden sows seeds for community growth Posted: October 11 By Karen Huppertz – AJC Students at Summerour Middle School crouch down, peering between the leaves to look for peppers ready […]

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10.07.2015

Captain Planet Foundation Offers Grants for Hands-On Environmental Education Activities Posted: October 6 By Philanthropy News Digest The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to promote and support high-quality […]

Categorized - News, Press Room
Tagged - CPF Small Grants
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10.01.2015

Captain Planet Foundation, Dole Packaged Foods and Tops Friendly Markets celebrate their partnership to bring Project Learning Garden to schools in Buffalo, NY.

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09.22.2015

  Beyond the Headlines Posted: September 18 By Public Radio International’s Living on Earth In this week’s trip beyond the headlines, Peter Dykstra tells host Steve Curwood about the ousting […]

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09.15.2015

  Nationwide Hackathon to Benefit Nonprofits Posted: September 14 By Angelia Davis – Greenville Online Three nonprofit organizations are set to benefit from a nationwide competition between teams of programmers. The competition […]

Categorized - Events, Press Room
Tagged - Greenville Online, Press
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09.09.2015

Lesson Plans – Turner Cartoon Inspires Real-life Environmental Education Foundation Posted: September 07 By Meredith Cooper – OutlooK-12 Magazine   We’re featured in the September issue of The Hispanic Outlook-12 Magazine […]

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09.04.2015

  School News Posted: September 3 By thecrier.net     Chesnut Charter Elementary students recently spent time in Chesnut Garden experiencing a hands-on science lesson on composting, planting and harvesting. The program was […]