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09.17.2014

  FoodCorps, a national farm to school organization that is part of the AmeriCorps Service Network, has officially launched in Georgia!  FoodCorps mission is to connect children in underserved communities […]

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09.17.2014

By Examiner.com/Atlanta Sustainability Examiner  Posted: September 3, 2014 On September 3, 2014, FoodCorps volunteers worked in the Burgess Peterson Academy garden. They will be helping work and improve the school […]

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09.17.2014

By Southeast Green  Posted: September 6, 2014 Captain Planet Foundation’s (www.captainplanetfoundation.org) innovative Project Learning GardenTM provides schools with strategies for building effective and sustainable garden-based learning programs.  By the end of 2014, the program will have […]

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09.12.2014

School Garden Program Teaches Kids to Eat and Grow Healthy Food Posted: September 8, 2014 3:43 pm By Anastasia Pantsios -EcoWatch Since a taste for processed, sugar- and salt-heavy foods […]

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09.11.2014

“Captain Planet Foundation: Empowering everyday superheroes” Posted: September 2014 By Betsy Reid- Georgia Nonprofit Now In 1990, Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) debuted an animated series starring five teenagers who, with the […]

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08.19.2014

  Learning Magazine Feature Posted: August 2014 By Leaning Magazine One of the Southeast’s largest eco-benefits, the annual Captain Planet Foundation Gala will be held on Friday, Dec. 5 at […]

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08.05.2014

The purpose of the ExplorOceans Eco-Teach club is to connect students, technology, and environmentalism. During the program, students learned about environmental issues, and created and used state-of-the-art tools to conduct […]

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08.05.2014

CPF’s Learning Gardens Summer Maintenance Interns Students and teachers are almost always excited for summer, but many with a school garden worry about who will care for it in their […]

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08.05.2014

Atlanta joined the “Mountainfilm in Telluride family” in September of 2013 with the launch of Mountainfilm on Tour ATL at The Plaza Theatre. Dedicated to environmental sustainability, Mountainfilm on Tour […]

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07.01.2014

Posted: June 22 By Esha Chhabra from The Ventura Star and Rethink Social Domino’s is now serving school lunches. Yes, that’s right. Sounds abysmal, doesn’t it? It’s called the “smart […]

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06.23.2014

Erin Brockovich was interviewed for I Am Eco Warrior at last year’s gala, where she received the Protector of the Earth award. Erin Brockovich is a consumer advocate and environmental […]

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06.09.2014

Nature Works Everywhere – the youth education program of The Nature Conservancy – has a beautiful new website with new features and tools that make garden education easier. This website […]

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06.05.2014

Captain Planet Foundation’s Project Learning Garden from One Entertainment Productions on Vimeo. A collaboration of donations made possible a stop action video about our Captain Planet Foundation’s Project Learning Garden – […]