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    garden_press12A new, healthier ‘show and tell’
    Posted: June 22
    By Esha Chhabra from The Ventura Star and Rethink Social
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    laura100_pressThe 100 Most Influential Atlantans of 2014
    Posted: June 20
    By: The Atlanta Business Chronicle
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    erin_pressMeet Erin Brockovich, Consumer Advocate and Self-Proclaimed ‘Eco Warrior’
    Posted: June 20
    By Brandon Baker from ecowatch.com / Reprinted on Truthout.org
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    Laura_southern_pressFeeding Atlanta The Georgia Food Oasis Program
    Posted: Summer 2014
    By Southern Seasons
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    Laura_pressWhen Powers Combine
    Posted: June 2014
    By Georgia Trend-Susan Percy
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    Tomato_pressCaptain 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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    Santa Cruz_pressDavenport school earns award for garden curriculum
    Posted:  May 14 at 4:28 pm
    By Santa Cruz Sentinel
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    mnn_press_Lg_videoGrowing future leaders: Playing in the dirt offers a lesson about nature
    Posted: May 2014
    Content provided by CSX on Mother Nature Network website
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    gradenschoolpressimage“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_champion_garden_pressArabia Mountain High students play in the dirt
    Posted: April 11
    By Andrew Cauthen- The Champion Newspaper
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    Small_garden_pressStudents, nonprofits help build garden at Arabia Mountain
    Posted: April 8
    By LaTria Garnigan- Neighbor Newspapers
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    Nature Works Everywhere Learning Garden Build Held April 3 at Arabia Mountain High School
    Posted: April 7
    By Southeast Green
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    school_gardenGreening the next generation
    Posted: April 4
    By Cheryl Eaton- Atlanta Sustainability Examiner
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    school_pressPlanting A Seed: Metro Schools are Making a Difference for the Planet
    Posted: April 1
    By Sherry V. Crawley- Atlanta Parent
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    Laura_pressMeet 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.
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    Laura_seat_belt_dressDesigner 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

     

    eco-chicEco-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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    gala2013Photo 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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    teennews_riverFloating Classroom Video
    Posted: January 22
    By Teenkidsnews.com
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    gala_pressWhat 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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  • charles_press_articleCharles Orgbon III: Teen Environmentalist & Entrepreneur Pays It Forward
    Posted: Dec. 18
    By The Burton Wire
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    music_pressCaptain Planet gala
    Posted: Dec. 13 at 6:00am EST
    By Maria Saporta- Atlanta Business Chronicle
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    david_pressMiss 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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    press_charlesAtlanta’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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    ted-cpNotes from the annual Captain Planet Foundation Gala
    Posted: Dec. 10
    By Candice Dyer-Atlanta Magazine Article
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    press_charles2Metro Atlanta Teen Honored for Motivating Youth Environmentalists
    Posted: Dec. 8
    By Jim Burress- WABE “Weekend Edition”
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    press_erinA Conversation with Erin Brockovich, “Protector of the Earth”
    Posted: Dec. 7
    By Jim Burress- WABE “Weekend Edition”
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    press_caraRecycle, Upcycle, and DIY-Style Your Holiday Gifts
    Posted: Dec. 5 at 1pm
    By Rachel Weingarten -Parade Magazine
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    vongrey_pressA Chat with Mkie von Grey, father of indie/alt/folk rock group von Grey
    Posted: Dec. 4
    By Daddy Mojo
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    von_Grey_pressPreview: 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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    zack_pressMother 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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    pressforgalaColumn: 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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    Earthly 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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    A night to Remember
    Posted: Fall 2013
    By Amanda Friedman / Photo: Jen Siska / from California Interiors
    Environmentalists from both coast join forces for one incredible night.
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    gardenNearly 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

     

     

    leesa_KylaLeesa 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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    garden_schoolWSB-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

     

     

    gardeningThese 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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    schoolAtlanta Public School Farm to School & Garden Tour
    Posted: October 25
    By Georgia Organics: Facebook page
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    press_gina 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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    studentsCPF Learning Gardens Program / Video
    By CPF Look Up Atlanta page
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    press_ywcaYWCA 9th Annual Summer Soiree
    Posted: June 20
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