March 2016

31

Mar

Student builds sorting station to decrease lunchtime waste

El Segundo Middle School, finalists in the 2014-2015 Trash Free Lunch Challenge, has upped their sorting station game! As a …

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31

Mar

Taproot

The Taproot Foundation connects nonprofits and social change organizations with passionate, skilled volunteers who share their expertise pro bono. In …

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31

Mar

National Charity League

The National Charity League is one of the nation’s most distinctive and well-respected mother-daughter membership organizations. Annually, NCL members volunteer …

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25

Mar

And the 2015-2016 Trash Free Lunch Challenge finalists are…

After careful selection, Grades of Green is proud to announce the top 6 finalist schools who competed in this year’s Trash …

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24

Mar

Grades of Green Spring Schedule!

COME JOIN US AT THE FOLLOWING EVENTS TO CELEBRATE EARTH MONTH! SEE YOU THERE!   April 9th- Sanitation Districts of …

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22

Mar

St. Patty’s Day Got Even Greener at John Adams Middle School

Grades of Green spent St. Patrick’s Day at John Adams Middle School (JAMS) in Santa Monica supporting their Go Green …

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22

Mar

Joshua Featured in The MBMS Weekly Wave

Check out Grades of Green Youth Corps 6th grade student Joshua‘s story on pages 3-4 of the MBMS Weekly Wave …

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22

Mar

Hawthorne Earth Day Event

To kick off our spring outreach events, Grades of Green was invited to host a booth at the City of …

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21

Mar

Youth Corps Student Rylee hosts 4th annual Go Green Festival

On Saturday, March 19th, Youth Corps Elementary School Student Rylee hosted her 4th annual Grades of Green Festival at Madison …

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17

Mar

Doing Some Good with Our Friends at Project Giving Kids and Do Good Bus

The Grades of Green Team spent a lovely Saturday morning with our partners Project Giving Kids on a Do Good Bus outing with Tree …

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15

Mar

Why I Care About the Environment, by Grades of Green Student, Joshua

Our Earth is a bright blue jewel in the midst of an endless pool of blackness. It rotates monotonously around …

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14

Mar

Win a Green Team Training + Green Starter Pack this St. Patty’s Day!

To celebrate the new Grades of Green site, we have a fun contest to help YOU go green! In honor …

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8

Mar

Youth Corps Student Ethan helps his school reduce 12 TONS of waste!

Did you know that 450 students have the power to make only 1 bag of trash during lunchtime? 5th grader …

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3

Mar

MBUSD Receives Green Ribbon Schools Award

Grades of Green is proud to have partnered with MBUSD to bring environmental education to its 7,044 students – congrats …

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