Category Archives: Success Stories

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01.06.2016

Grantee: Mobile Baykeeper Inc. – Mobile, Alabama Project Title: Fighting Invasive Species & Litter in Three Mile Creek With the help of grant funding from the Captain Planet Foundation and matching funds […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - CPF Small Grants, Water
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01.05.2016

Grantee: Ozark Natural Science Center – Huntsville, Arkansas Project Title: Science in the Ozarks Elmdale Elementary completed a two day Science in the Ozarks program at Ozark Natural Science Center. During Field […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - CPF Small Grants, Heart
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01.04.2016

Grantee: Leonardo da Vinci Dolphin Yacht Club – Sacramento, California Project Title: Dolphin Yacht Club Solar Regatta The middle school Leonardo da Vinci Dolphin Yacht Club learned about solar energy and studied […]

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12.28.2015

Grantee: Clarkdale Elementary School – Austell, GA The Clarkdale Elementary School garden in Cobb County was part of the Captain Planet Foundation Project Learning Garden pilot year in 2012. With full […]

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12.10.2015

School environmental groups help with Cooper City project By Fallan Patterson Concern for burrowing owls living in the unstable sand under the sidewalk outside Cooper City’s Forest Lake Park recently […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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09.10.2015

The Ella Baker School – New York, New York Project Title: Robo Ponic Kids “My first apartment in New York City was 350 square feet, so I’ve always been interested in […]

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09.08.2015

Clarence Galm Elementary School San Antonio, Texas Project Title: Let’s Save the Trees, cause WE Care a Whole Awful Lot! – Small Grants Success Story “My students were super excited about their […]

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09.07.2015

  Evergreen Conservancy Indiana, Pennsylvania Project Title: Renewable Energy Expansion at Tanoma AMD Wetlands With the help of a Captain Planet Foundation Small Grant a new water turbine has been installed at […]

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07.23.2015

Jenna Mobley (one of our Project Learning Garden teachers who also writes as part of the SAGES exemplary teacher group) and Robert Hodgdon (a recent EcoTech grant recipient from CPF) […]

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06.15.2015

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Captain Planet salutes Summerour for agriculture program Posted: June 13 By Keith Farner – www.gwinnettdailypost.com Students arriving to the new Summerour Middle in August will have some […]