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04.18.2016

Telemundo Atlanta feature about Project Learning Garden and FoodCorps Posted: April 1 By Lara Carolina

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04.14.2016

  “ELK has taught me how important it is to conserve and protect the outdoors because the scenery and the enlightenment of being in nature is something everyone should be […]

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04.13.2016

Join National Geographic and the National Park Service in Washington, D.C., for the National Parks BioBlitz and Biodiversity Festival, May 20-21, 2016. Be part of this nationwide celebration of the National Park Service’s centennial […]

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04.06.2016

Bang Tran Project Learning Garden schools: Drew Charter, Atlanta MLK Middle, APS Beecher Hills, APS   In September 2015, we began our second year as a FoodCorps Service Site. Working […]

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04.05.2016

Photo from CPF Grantee Something Good in the World On March 10th, over 50 philanthropists, athletes, and celebrities “flash funded” more than $14 million dollars of DonorsChoose.org projects. The funded projects […]

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04.01.2016

From Garden to Cafeteria: Students learn to grow healthy food Posted: March 30 By Sue G. Collins Budding gardeners in 50 Atlanta Public Schools are growing food to help feed the […]

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03.29.2016

7 Lessons In Persuasion From People Who Get Kids To Eat Veggies by Laura Vanderkam – www.fastcompany.com [Photo: Kelly Campbell, courtesy of FoodCorps] Trying to win over a tough customer? The FoodCorps knows […]

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03.17.2016

Two Way Street:  What’s it Like To Grow up as Ted Turner’s Daughter? Posted: March 12 By Georgia Public Broadcasting Read Article   After we hear from Jim Wallis, we’ll […]

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03.04.2016

Designing a World Where Environmentalists Win Posted: February 29 By Sarah Stankorb If you’re a millennial, you can probably fill in the rest. While the green-mulleted eco-hero didn’t actually bring […]

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03.04.2016

Glenlude helps Captain Planet Foundation celebrate 25th Anniversary Posted: February 23 By John Muir Trust   Check out this awesome article highlighting the work of one of our grantees, John […]

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02.16.2016

We’re excited to be a recipient of The Aetna Foundation’s GoLocal: Cultivating Healthy Communities grant! Great interview with our Executive Director Leesa Carter-Jones on Coffee with America.

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02.16.2016

 ‪The Green Schools Conference & Expo (GSCE), presented by the Center for Green Schools at USGBC, and produced in partnership with the Green Schools National Network, is coming to Pittsburgh March 31-April 1, 2016, […]

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02.08.2016

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