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Apply to be a Grades of Green’s Spring 2018 College Mentor

Are you passionate about working with kids, and caring for the earth? Join the Grades of Green team as a …

Keeping Up with St. Roza with Water Facts

St. Roza and their Water Campaign St. Roza, a veteran Grades of Green Team from Uganda and winner of the …

Maple Village Waldorf School Honored Among 2018 Green Ribbon Schools

Grades of Green school Maple Village Waldorf School from Long Beach, CA was recently nominated by the CA Department of …

Grades of Green Co-Executive Directors Featured on Beach Reporter

Grades of Green’s newly announced Co-Executive Directors Allie Bussjaeger  and Emily Gee were recently featured on the Beach Reporter. The …

Take the Clean Air Pledge on Oct. 3!

Transportation accounts for more than 41% of emissions in California! That’s more than electricity, agriculture, residential, and commercial air pollution …

Climate Change advice from High Schooler Gaby

Hello, my name is Gaby and I am a Junior at Marlborough School in Los Angeles. Last year, I joined …

Join Algalita’s POPS International Youth Summit

Looking for the next step up along your journey to solving plastic pollution? Apply for the POPS International Youth Summit to strengthen your …

Introducing our Co-Executive Directors

Grades of Green is excited to introduce our not one, but two Executive Directors! After being a part of the …

RISE Water Campaign Launches in 35 Cities

Water Campaign Launches in 35 Cities and 8 Countries! The  RISE by Grades of Green 2018 Water Campaign has officially …

A Leader Returns for the Water Campaign!

A Leader Returns Younes, a Water Campaign alumni and Youth Environmental leadership Winner has returned for the 2018 Fall Water …

Meet Your Fall 2018 Mentors!

Connor Parks Connor is an intern at Grades of Green where he is a Mentor for California Campaign Teams who …

Grades of Green Students Clean Up the Coast

On September 15, 2018, over 35,558 lbs of trash was collected from California beaches in honor of Coastal Cleanup Day – that’s about …