CPF IN THE NEWS

  • buckhaven logoBack to School Means Back to the Garden
    By Kimberley Simms
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    dunwoody-school-dazeChesnut Charter Elementary Selected For Captain Planet Foundation
    Project Learning Garden
    Posted: July 28
    By Dunwoody School Daze, also seen in theahaconnection.com
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    foodwellalliancelogoKatie Carlson Creates an Army of School Gardeners
    Posted: July 14
    By Food Well Alliance
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     Captain Planet Stressed Me Outlogo_pressroom_TNC
    Posted: June 30
    By  – The Nature Conservancy / Up Close
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    logo_pressroom_atlantamagGrounds of new Falcons stadium will include edible gardens
    Posted: June 17
    By Tom Oder – www.atlantamagazine.com
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    logo_pressroom_gwinnettpostGOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Captain Planet salutes Summer our for agriculture program
    Posted: June 13
    By Keith Farner – www.gwinnettdailypost.com
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    logo_pressroom_njbizReal Estate Report: Healthy choices — Businesses helping to bring fresh food to kids, community
    Posted: June 8
    By Tom Bergeron – www.njbiz.com
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    todaygarden_pressroomThe Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Launches With Unprecedented Support And Collaboration
    Posted: June 8
    By Amanda Gallagher – Todays Garden Center
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    logo_pressroom_cookinglightThe FoodCorps Chronicle: Cooking with Kids, or: “I’m Sorry Your Breakfast Is Ruined”
    Posted: June 2
    By Bang Tran, Captain Planet Foundation FoodCorps service member in Atlanta, GA
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    green_stridesCPF Featured in U.S. Department of Education Green Stride Newsletter
    May 29
    By U.S. Department of Education Green Stride Newsletter
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    logo_pressroom_patchCamden Street School Celebrates New Learning Garden
    Posted: May 23
    By 
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    speaking_of_green_logoLaura Turner Seydel to be Keynote Speaker for 2015 Sustainable Meetings Conference
    Posted: May 22
    By Speaking of Green
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    logo_pressroomDole 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 Packaged Foods LLC
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    logo_pressroom_guardianGlobal businesses must lead the way on climate action
    By Laurent Fabius and Christiana Figueres – theguardian.com
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    oca_logoOCA Joins with Organic-Friendly Brands to Host National Social Media “March” Against GMOs
    Posted: May 12
    By Katherine Paul
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    southernHow Does Your Food Score?
    Posted: Spring 2015
    By Laura Turner Seydel – Southern Seasons
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    insidephilanthropyCaptain Planet Foundation Helps Youth Tackle Environmental Challenges
    AuthorPosted: April 7
    By Paul M.J. Suchecki – Inside Philanthropy
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    gtimesClass Notes: Mount Vernon Exploratory School receives garden grant
    Posted: April 5
    By Kristen Oliver – The Gainesville Times
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    prweekHollywood’s stars loom large over PR industry in Los Angeles
    Posted: April 1
    By Lindsay Stein – PRWeek
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    riverbenderCaptain Planet Foundation Awards Education Grant to Lewis and Clark Community College
    Posted: Saturday, March 14
    By riverbender.com
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    AJCEfforts underway to turn Atlanta food deserts into oases
    Posted: Saturday, March 14
    By Gracie Bonds Staples
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    virtuosoEco events: Captain Planet Foundation gala
    Posted: March
    By Virtuoso Life
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    southern-seasonsCaptain Planet Foundation Gala
    Posted: Spring
    By Southern Seasons, page 90
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    wabe‘Eco-Living Expert’ Laura Seydel Continues Turner Family Tradition Of Advocacy
    Posted: Feb. 19
    By Lauren Waits, wabe.org
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    aps_logoTiarra L. Moore selected as semi-finalist with the Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program
    Posted: Feb. 9
    By Meria Carstarphen, ATLsuper.com
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    blackonlinetv

    Captain Planet Gala Photos
    Posted: Feb. 1
    By Black Online TV
    View photos “Left to Right – Jane Goodall, Laura Seydel and Ted Turner/Jane Goodall/Stephen Jackson/Larry King and Jane Goodall Chat at Gala”

     

     

    TWCWeather Geeks
    Posted: Dec. 12
    By The Weather Channel
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    northside

    Captain Planet Foundation Gala
    Posted: Jan. 14
    By The Northside Neighbor
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    huffington-post“10 Inspiring New Year’s Resolutions From My Conversations With Jane Goodall”
    Posted: Dec. 29
    By Kristi York Wooten – The Huffington Post
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    gsuLearning gardens promote environmental knowledge
    Posted: December 4
    By Georgia State University
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    georgia_trend“The Power is Yours”
    Posted: Dec. 12
    By Georgia Trend
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    AJCDr. Jane Goodall: ‘Buy less, waste less, savor it more’
    Posted: Dec 11
    By Jennifer Brett – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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    atlanta_mag_press
    Promotion: 2014 Captain Planet Foundation Gala
    Posted: Dec. 11
    Photos by Caroline C. Kilgore – Atlanta magazine
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    PNDCaptain Planet Foundation Offers Grants for Hands-On Environmental Education Activities
    Posted: Dec. 11
    By Philanthropy News Digest
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    AJC An interview with the unstoppable Larry King
    Posted: Dec. 10
    By Jennifer Brett – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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    mothernaturenetworkJane Goodall explains empathy and why kids need pets
    Posted: Dec. 10
    By Russell McLendon – Mother Nature Network
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    starsightingsCelebrities at Captain Planet Foundation Gala For All Time
    Posted: Dec. 6
    By Star Sightings
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    saporta

    Atlanta honors Captain Planet’s Superheroes – Jane Goodall, others
    Posted: Dec. 9
    By Maria Saporta – The SaportaReport
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    mailonline “Timeless beauty! Jane Fonda looks flawless as she puts on a youthful display at lavish charity event just two weeks before her 77th birthday”
    Posted:Dec. 6
    By Sharnaz Shahid – The Daily Mail
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    wired“Cities in Climate Change Danger, Warns Captain Planet”
    Posted: Dec. 5
    By Jeffrey Marlow – Wired Online
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    southernParties for a Cause
    Posted: Winter
    By Southern Seasons
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    REDANDBLACK

    “Captain Planet Foundation names Marshall Shepherd ‘Protector of the Earth’”
    Posted: Dec. 1
    By Nicolle Sartain – The Red & Black
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    aib“A Woman’s Place”- with 2013 CPF Benefit Gala honoree Erin Brockovich
    Posted: Dec. 1
    By Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters
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    mrs.greenEco-Heroes to the Rescue! Captain Planet Spotlight Series – Part II
    Posted: Nov. 29
    By Mrs. Green’s World
    Dr. Jane Goodall, the Jane Goodall Institute & Leesa Carter-Jones, Executive Director, Captain Planet Foundation
    Listen to Interview

     

     

    natgeo“Project Learning Garden: Teaching Kids to Grow Vegetables, Like Math and Love School”
    “The Plate” Column

    Posted: Nov. 28
    By Maryn McKenna – National Geographic Online
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    gwinnett“Knight Elementary students learn about healthy cooking, eating”
    Posted: Nov. 24
    By Keith Farner – Gwinnett Daily Post
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    mrs.green“Eco-Heroes to the Rescue! Captain Planet Spotlight Series – Part I”
    Posted: Nov. 22
    By Mrs. Green’s World
    CPF Chairperson Laura Turner Seydel
    Listen to Interview

     

     

    atlco_logo“Atlanta & Co.” feature on Captain Planet Foundation
    Posted: Nov. 18
    By Atlanta & Co. – WXIA-TV
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    WSB-TV“People 2 People” feature on Project Learning Garden
    Posted: Nov. 17
    By People 2 People – WSB-TV
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    northside

    Sally F. White’s Column
    Posted: Nov. 12
    By Sally F. White Columnist – The Northside Neighbor
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    ap“Atlanta Plugged In” “Captain Planet Foundation: Chef Linton Hopkins”
    Posted: Nov. 11
    By WCGL-TV (CBS-46)
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    d09c3e8351ae60dc97d9630ef984c80d“Growing them young:  The Captain Planet Foundation Project Learning Gardens give hands-on experiences”
    Posted: Nov.
    By Pamela A. Keene – Georgia magazine
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    Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 4.48.20 PMHow to Start a Teaching Garden
    Posted: Oct.
    By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com
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    Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 4.48.20 PM13 Teaching Gardens In Action
    Posted: Oct.
    By Kristi York Wooten-HGTV.com
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    porch ” Captain Planet Foundation Supports Burgess-Peterson Academy”
    Posted: October 2014
    By The Porch Press
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    button3Atlanta Now-Learning Gardens
    Posted: Sept. 29
    By City of Atlanta Channel 26
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    education-week” Small Grant Competition to Expand Environmental Education”
    Posted: Sept. 26
    By Kathryn Baron – Education Week
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    100AtlantaCommunity: Project Learning Garden
    Posted: Sept. 25
    By Emily Tracy, SPR – The Atlanta 100
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    dekalblogoProject Learning Garden
    Posted: Sept. 10
    By The DeKalb Neighbor
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    ecowatchSchool Garden Program Teaches Kids to Eat and Grow Healthy Food
    Posted: Sept. 8, 3:43 pm
    By Anastasia Pantsios -EcoWatch
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    southeastgreeneInnovative Project Learning Garden Expands Nationwide
    Posted: Sept. 6
    By Southeast Green
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    atlanta-examiner“Burgess Peterson Academy is getting fresh”
    Posted: Sept. 3
    By Examiner.com/Atlanta Sustainability Examiner
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    farmerlogoGuest column: Growing farm-to-school with FoodCorps
    Posted: Sept. 3
    By Erin Croom, Farm to School Director, Georgia Organics – Georgia Farmers and Consumers Market Bulletin
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    georgia center for nonprofitCaptain Planet Foundation: Empowering everyday superheroes”
    Posted: Sept.
    By Betsy Reid-Georgia Nonprofit Now
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    healthnewsdigest“Project Learning Garden”
    Posted: Aug. 19
    By HealthNewsDigest.com
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    eeingeorgiaFoodCorps Launch Boosts Farm to School in Georgia
    Posted: Aug.
    By Environmental Education in Georgia
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    webmdWebMD
    Posted: August
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    atlantabusinesschronicleThe Atlanta Business Chronicle
    Posted: July 25
    The SaportaReport
    Posted: July 28, 2014
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    georgia-organicsFoodCorps Service Site Spotlight:
    the Captain Planet Foundation

    Posted: August
    By Brooke Hatfield from Georgia Organics
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    atlanta_buzzCaptain Planet Foundation Gala 2014
    Posted: August
    From Atlanta Buzz
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    learning“For Your Information”
    Posted: August
    From Learning magazine, Fall 2014 Back to School Issue
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    rethink_socialA new, healthier ‘show and tell’
    Posted: June 22
    By Esha Chhabra from The Ventura Star and Rethink Social
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    atlantabusinesschronicleThe 100 Most Influential Atlantans of 2014
    Posted: June 20
    By: The Atlanta Business Chronicle
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    ecowatchMeet Erin Brockovich, Consumer Advocate and Self-Proclaimed ‘Eco Warrior’
    Posted: June 20
    By Brandon Baker from ecowatch.com / Reprinted on Truthout.org
    Article and video

     

     

    southern-seasonsFeeding Atlanta The Georgia Food Oasis Program
    Posted: Summer
    By Southern Seasons
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    georgia_trendWhen Powers Combine
    Posted: June
    By Georgia Trend-Susan Percy
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    dunwoody-school-dazeCaptain Planet Foundation Awards Educational Grant to Chesnut Charter Elementary School
    Posted: May 27th
    By Dunwoody School Daze / Mentioned on wn.com and ajc.com
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    santacruz-sentinelDavenport school earns award for garden curriculum
    Posted:  May 14 at 4:28 pm
    By Santa Cruz Sentinel
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    mothernaturenetworkGrowing future leaders: Playing in the dirt offers a lesson about nature
    Posted: May
    Content provided by CSX on Mother Nature Network website
    Article and Video

     

     

    AJC“Real People: Arabia Mountain High student learns value of the earth”
    Posted: April 22, 12:00 am
    By H.M. Cauley- AJC
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    the-championArabia Mountain High students play in the dirt
    Posted: April 11
    By Andrew Cauthen- The Champion Newspaper
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    neighbornewspaperStudents, nonprofits help build garden at Arabia Mountain
    Posted: April 8
    By LaTria Garnigan- Neighbor Newspapers
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    southeastgreeneNature Works Everywhere Learning Garden Build Held April 3 at Arabia Mountain High School
    Posted: April 7
    By Southeast Green
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    atlanta-examinerGreening the next generation
    Posted: April 4
    By Cheryl Eaton- Atlanta Sustainability Examiner
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    atlanta-parent-magazinePlanting A Seed: Metro Schools are Making a Difference for the Planet
    Posted: April 1
    By Sherry V. Crawley- Atlanta Parent
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    perimeter-northMeet Laura Turner Seydel Soar with The Captain Planet Foundation
    Posted: March 31
    By Ruksana Hussain – Perimeter North Lifestyle magazine
    Photography John Amis and Laura Turner Seydel
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    TOPSYNN Rochester – Rochester, NY / Video
    Posted: March 25 at 6:24am
    Elementary schools in upstate New York can enter to win a “Learning Garden Grant.” Tops Friendly Markets, Dole and the Captain Planet Foundation are working together to present two schools with learning gardens.

     

     

    AJCDesigner launches new line at fashion-theater mashup
    Posted: February 26st
    By Sally Hansell – AJC
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    venturaOxnard school garden bears fruit of learning
    Posted: February 25 at 6:45pm
    By Anne Kallas -Ventura County Star
    All photos by Anthony Plascencia/ The Star
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    Photo 1, Photo 2, Photo 3, Photo 4, Photo5, and Photo 6

     

     

    coke-journeyEco-Chic: A Coke Can Dress to Impress
    Posted: February 21
    By Meagan Priselac – Coca-Cola Journey
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    PNDCaptain Planet Foundation Accepting Applications for Ecotech Grants posting
    Posted: February 17
    By Philanthropy News Digest and the Foundation Center
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    neighbornewspaperPhoto essay & online slideshow coverage of the 2013 Gala
    Posted: February 12
    By Northside Neighbor
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    Nonprofit_timesCPF Eco Tech Grants posting
    Posted: February 5
    By The NonProfit Times
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    kidsteennewsFloating Classroom Video
    Posted: January 22
    By Teenkidsnews.com

     

     

    huffington-postWhat Do Ted Turner, Erin Brockovich and Rufus Wainwright Have in Common?
    Posted: Jan. 17 at 2:59pm
    By Kristi York Wooten- The Huffington Post
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  • theburtonwireCharles Orgbon III: Teen Environmentalist & Entrepreneur Pays It Forward
    Posted: Dec. 18
    By The Burton Wire
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    atlantabusinesschronicleCaptain Planet gala
    Posted: Dec. 13 at 6:00am EST
    By Maria Saporta- Atlanta Business Chronicle
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    mothernaturenetworkMiss the Captain Planet Foundation Benefit Gala? No worries. Our photographer was there.
    Posted: Dec 12 at 4:21pm
    By Michael d’Estries- Mother Nature Network
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    atlanta-dailyAtlanta’s ‘Young Superhero For Earth’ Charles Orgbon III Honored By Captain Planet Foundation
    Posted: Dec. 11
    By Catherine Witherspoon- Atlanta Daily World
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    atlanta-magazineNotes from the annual Captain Planet Foundation Gala
    Posted: Dec. 10
    By Candice Dyer-Atlanta Magazine Article
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    wabeMetro Atlanta Teen Honored for Motivating Youth Environmentalists
    Posted: Dec. 8
    By Jim Burress- WABE “Weekend Edition”
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    wabeA Conversation with Erin Brockovich, “Protector of the Earth”
    Posted: Dec. 7
    By Jim Burress- WABE “Weekend Edition”
    Listen to Interview

     

     

    paradeRecycle, Upcycle, and DIY-Style Your Holiday Gifts
    Posted: Dec. 5 at 1pm
    By Rachel Weingarten -Parade Magazine
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    daddymojoA Chat with Mkie von Grey, father of indie/alt/folk rock group von Grey
    Posted: Dec. 4
    By Daddy Mojo
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    artsatlPreview: Johns Creek’s von Grey sisters are much more than the latest teen music sensation
    Posted: Dec. 4
    By Scott Freeman- ArtsATL
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    mothernaturenetworkMother Nature Network Green stars to shine at Captain Planet Foundation Benefit Gala
    Posted: Nov. 22 at 5:26pm
    By Michael d’Estries- Mother Nature Network
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    neighbornewspaperColumn: Captain Planet Foundation Benefit Gala set for Dec. 6
    Posted: Nov. 20 at 11:35pm
    By Sally F. White- The Northside Neighbor
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    atlantanEarthly Matters
    Posted: October 23
    By Amanda Friedman  / Photo: Jen Siska/from Modern Luxury Atlantan
    Atlanta environmentalists join with West Coast advocates for one incredible night.
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    modernluxuryA night to Remember
    Posted: Fall
    By Amanda Friedman / Photo: Jen Siska / from California Interiors
    Environmentalists from both coast join forces for one incredible night.
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    AJCNearly 100 learning gardens planned for Atlanta-area schools
    Posted: October 28 at 2:43pm
    By Mark Niesse – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and AJC.com: AJC’s Metro section, on the “County by County” feature page
    Vegetable gardens that will help students learn about healthy foods and fresh produce are going up in 40 Atlanta public schools, with one of the first opened at Centennial Place Elementary on Friday… Read Article

     

     

    southeastgreeneLeesa Carter – Captain Planet Foundation new partnership with APS school gardens / Video
    Posted: October 27 at 1:20pm
    By Southeast Green- southeastgreen.com
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    wsbtvWSB-TV and WSBTV.com / Video 
    Posted: October 25
    By Linda Stouffer
    WSB-TV and WSBTV.com feature, which gave great coverage to the Captain Planet Foundation, Georgia Organics, Councilman Hall, Centennial Place Elementary School, and the Atlanta Public Schools Farm to School Program. Video

     

     

    gpbThese Kids Will Actually Ask You For Vegetables
    Posted: October 25 at 6:29pm
    By Ellen Reinhardt- Georgia Public Broadcasting Radio interview and GPB.com
    If you walk around to the backyard behind Centennial Place Elementary School, don’t be surprised to see children planting kale in a vegetable garden, with the Atlanta skyline behind them…
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    georgia-organicsAtlanta Public School Farm to School & Garden Tour
    Posted: October 25
    By Georgia Organics: Facebook page
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    epa TODAY: EPA Chief Begins Three-State Tour Highlighting Climate Action Plan / EPA Administrator visits New York, Wisconsin, and Michigan to discuss climate change, power plant announcement
    Posted: September 25
    By epa.gov
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    press_iamecoLaura Turner Seydel: Training the Next Generation of Planeteers (I Am Eco Warrior)
    Posted: September 22
    By I AM ECO Warrior
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    lookupatlantaCPF Learning Gardens Program / Video
    By CPF Look Up Atlanta page
    Video

     

     


    ywcaYWCA 9th Annual Summer Soiree

    Posted: June 20
    Download Event Program