Category Archives: Success Stories

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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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05.01.2015

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 […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - Heart, Norwich, VT
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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 […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories, Video
Tagged - CafCu, Video
OWL
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 […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - burrowing owl
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02.12.2015

Sixth graders are hard at work preparing to launch a high altitude balloon into the stratosphere on March 12th, 2015. The students will be prepping a scientific payload to study […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories, Video
Tagged - EcoTech, Grantee
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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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10.04.2014

With funding from the Captain Planet Foundation, thirty-nine 8th grade students from the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin School gained an understanding of how solar energy works and the careers […]

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05.16.2014

Integrating Aquaponics with Garden Towers for Local Food Production: A Kahuku School Project A presentation by Tia Greene-Duarte of Kahuku High & Intermediate School (Hawaii) on local food production, aquaponics, […]

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01.21.2014

  Thanks to a Captain Planet Foundation grant, Rehoboth Children’s Home Inc.’s (RCHI) youth in Tarlac, Philippines were able to completed the Community Bottle Blocks and Model Eco-Learning Center project. […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - Earth, photos
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01.21.2014

  Thanks to a Captain Planet Foundation grant and the Ko’olauloa Educational Alliance Corp 40 Students at Kahuku High in Kahuku, Hawaii learned how to use computer arduinos (microcontrollers with software) […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - photos, Water
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01.03.2014

Season Three of This American Land features this Captain Planet Foundation grantee: Sierra Watershed Education Partnership collaborated with fourteen elementary, middle and high schools in California so their students could […]

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12.09.2013

Season Four of This American Land will feature new stories including this one… At a high school in the San Juan Islands, WA, high school students were challenged with the […]

NativePlants
12.09.2013

Season Three of This American Land features this Captain Planet Foundation grantee: Students from Kanab High School, located near Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument (GSENM) in Utah, spent the Fall […]