Category Archives: Success Stories

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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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05.01.2015

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 […]

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03.05.2015

Congratulation to project Learning Garden partners Cobb County (2015 Green Ribbon School District) and Big Shanty Intermediate School (2015 Green Ribbon School). U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award recognizes […]

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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 […]

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02.09.2015

Tiarra L. Moore selected as semi-finalist with the Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program Posted: Feb. 9 By Meria Carstarphen, ATLsuper.com   I am thrilled to announce that APS’ very own […]