Category Archives: Blog – General

Blog Category: General

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10.24.2014

  Congratulations to the 3 Grand Prize winners of the DOLE Fruit Bowls®, Key Food and Captain Planet Foundation NYC Learning Garden Grant Contest! Clara Barton Campus (P.S. 50, P.S. […]

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10.16.2014

How to Start a Teaching Garden Posted: October 2014 By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com 13 Teaching Gardens In Action Posted: October 2014 By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com View Photos As you plant […]

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10.15.2014

By Bang Tran FoodCorps Service Member with Georgia Organics and Captain Planet Foundation Unlike much of the western world, desserts in many east Asian countries often take the form of fruits, beans, […]

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09.29.2014

  Captain Planet Foundation’s innovative Project Learning Garden provides schools with strategies for building effective and sustainable garden-based learning programs.  By the end of 2014, the program will have 110 Project Learning Garden schools in its […]

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09.29.2014

  It definitely takes a village to manage the Project Learning Garden schools around metro-Atlanta!  This summer, CPF was once again the recipient of generous support from the Arthur M. […]

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09.25.2014

  Great segment on The Weather Channel today highlighting the negative effects of air pollution on children’s health, including an interview with Captain Planet Foundation chairperson Laura Turner Seydel. Watch […]

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09.22.2014

  The Ray C. Anderson Foundation has partnered with the Biomimicry Institute to announce the addition of the $100,000 Ray of Hope Prize to the Global Biomimicry Design Challenge. The […]

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09.17.2014

By HealthNewsDigest.com Posted: August 19, 2014 3:43 pm The Captain Planet Foundation’s (www.captainplanetfoundation.org) innovative Project Learning GardenTM program integrates gardens with core subject lessons, connects gardens to school cafeterias, provides professional development for […]

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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 […]