News & Events

gardenpress
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 […]

ajc_press_image
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 […]

PND_image
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
12002132_10153178120251608_1687325091360690366_n
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.

Screen Shot 2015-09-29 at 1.55.54 PM
09.29.2015

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 -
f408ca53-604c-4430-992c-7233f9def980
09.25.2015

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
cpf-and-planteers_flying
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 […]

11951906_10207581863082886_4355083795302500184_n
09.17.2015

  Photo left to right: Shante Chaney, Leah Kelley, Miranda Watrous, Bang Tran, and not pictured, Sumer Ladd September starts our second year with FoodCorps serves members and we’re incredibly excited! […]

IMG_0898
09.16.2015

Grantee: Lincoln Middle School – Portland, Maine Project Title: Using Technology to Investigate Urban Ponds Students observed, collected data, conducted research, and wrote about the water quality, plants, animals and other living things in Baxter Woods […]

greenvillonline image
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
2066896386
09.15.2015

  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, […]

Screen Shot 2015-09-14 at 1.42.41 PM
09.14.2015

  Center for Land-Based Learning Winters, California The Center for Land-Based Learning’s SLEWS (Student and Landowner Education and Watershed Stewardship) program engages California high school students in habitat restoration projects that […]

YCL14fb24
09.11.2015

Rhode Island Natural History Survey Kingston, Rhode Island Project Title: Rhode Island Youth Conservation League Rhode Island Youth Conservation League (YCL), is a program were high school aged youth work with college-aged […]