Category Archives: Success Stories

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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 […]

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05.27.2015

Camden Street School Celebrates New Learning Garden Posted: May 23, 2015 By Vince Baglivo – Newark Patch   Representatives of ShopRite, Dole Packaged Foods, the Captain Planet Foundation and Greater Newark […]

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05.26.2015

Grantee – Post Falls High School Thanks to a grant from the Captain Planet Foundation 60 honor’s biology students took a field trip to Mount Spokane State Park to measure and analyze […]

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05.21.2015

Congratulations to 2014 CPF Small Grant Grantee Leonardo da Vinci K-8 School on winning the video presentation award at the SMUD Solar Regatta in Sacramento, California! Follow the link to see […]

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05.21.2015

Dole Packaged Foods joins ShopRite, the Greater Newark Conservancy and Captain Planet Foundation to celebrate Project Learning Garden at Camden Street School in Newark, NJ Posted: May 20 SOURCE Dole […]

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05.11.2015

Grantee Environmental Education Foundation of Soil and Water Conservation Thanks to a Captain Planet Foundation grant, this past year the NYS Envirothon program hosted over 41 teams with over 205 students […]

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05.11.2015

Grantee Kids Rethink New Orleans Schools Through Rethink, students learn about and create change in schools focused on food, nutrition & lunch, the environment, building designs, student conflict & discipline, […]

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05.01.2015

Grantee – GEDAKINA, INC Gedakina is pronounced /g’ dah keen nah/ and means, “Our world, a way of life” in the Wabanaki language. Keepers of the Earth (KOE) Connects preschool – high […]

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04.20.2015

Captain Planet Foundation Helps Youth Tackle Environmental Challenges Posted: April 7 By Paul M.J. Suchecki – Inside Philanthropy Want to protect the environment? One promising strategy is educating upcoming generations about […]

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04.20.2015

Great example of grantees in action! See what PS34’s 5th grade leaders from Cafeteria Culture’s (CafCu, 2012 Small Grants grantee) ARTS+MEDIA for Climate Action program are doing about NYC’s plastic […]

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04.06.2015

Class Notes: Mount Vernon Exploratory School receives garden grant Posted: April 5 By Kristen Oliver – The Gainesville Times Students at Mount Vernon Exploratory School will be receiving garden lessons, […]

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03.26.2015

Updates on the Burrowing Owl Restoration Project from Cooper City, FL: Article: School environmental groups help with Cooper City project By Fallan Patterson Concern for burrowing owls living in the […]