Category Archives: Blog – General

Blog Category: General

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08.04.2016

Get the know our Summer 2016 Office Interns! Sophie Glass Tell us about yourself: Originally from Marietta, Georgia, I currently attend school at the University of Georgia for Anthropology and […]

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Tagged - interns
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07.18.2016

CPF was a proud funder and supporter of this years Mayor’s Fund for London City Pitch program. On July 13th, our Executive Director, Leesa Carter-Jones, joined an expert panel of judges […]

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Tagged - Leesa Carter-Jones
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06.10.2016

Grantee: Mosquito Range Heritage Initiative – Alma, Colorado Project Title: Family Outdoor Adventure Series Identifying the Obstacles to Environmental Education: South Park is a spectacularly beautiful location adjacent to the Mosquito […]

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04.29.2016

12 ways the arts can encourage climate action Posted: April 25 By Anna Leach   Barbara Pyle, Executive Producer of Captain Planet & the Planeteers and Co-Founder of Captain Planet […]

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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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12.17.2015

  Congratulations to the 5 Grand Prize Winners of the DOLE Packaged Foods, Key Food and Captain Planet Foundation Learning Garden Grant Contest! We had so many incredible contest entries, […]

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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 – […]

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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 […]

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Tagged - Laura Turner Seydel
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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, […]

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09.11.2015

MobilityLIVE! 2015 and Technology Association of Georgia are partnering on a national hackathon event that will run September 22 to October 22! $5,000 IN CASH PRRIZES Kicking off September 22nd, this month long HackBack […]

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Tagged - hackathon, Hackers
earthjustice
09.11.2015

9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the EPA’s approval of Dow AgroScience’s sulfoxaflor, a neonicotinoid pesticide shown to be highly toxic to bees. Because of this victory, sulfoxaflor will […]

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Tagged - bees, Earthjustice, EPA
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09.01.2015

Application Period for Nature Works Everywhere Garden Grants Opens Today! The Nature Conservancy wants to help build, amend or revitalize school gardens while promoting environmental education through the creation of […]

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08.31.2015

Co-hosts Turner Foundation & The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Invite you to An Exclusive Film Screening Featuring Director, Louis Psihoyos  September 15, 2015 5:30 pm Georgia Public Broadcasting 260 14th Street Northwest […]