Category Archives: Success Stories


  Grantee: Emerson Waldorf School – Chapel Hill, NC Project Title: Emerson Farm Pollinator and Beekeeping Garden With a Captain Planet Foundation Small Grant, Emerson Farm was able to complete, connect, […]

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  Grantee: Gowanus Canal Conservancy – Brooklyn, New York Project Title: Gowanus Canal: Clean & Green The Gowanus Canal is a polluted urban water way in Brooklyn, NY that is a Superfund […]

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  “ELK has taught me how important it is to conserve and protect the outdoors because the scenery and the enlightenment of being in nature is something everyone should be […]


Glenlude helps Captain Planet Foundation celebrate 25th Anniversary Posted: February 23 By John Muir Trust   Check out this awesome article highlighting the work of one of our grantees, John […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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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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 […]


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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  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 […]


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 […]


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 […]