Stories

A Look Back on the Los Angeles Youth Corps Eco-Leadership Program 

As the year comes to an end, we find ourselves thinking about the growth of all of our programs and …

New Waste Reduction Activity Resources

Did you know Grades of Green offers over 40 Activities to empower students to create environmental change in their community? …

Global Water Challenge Winner Announced: St. Roza in Uganda!

This week, Grades of Green announced our first ever Global Water Challenge Winner: St. Roza College Mattuga in Kampala, Uganda! …

Joshua’s Editorial on Climate Change

Joshua has been a part of the Los Angeles Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program for three years. He loves being an …

Meet Program Advisor Jordan!

Introducing a New Program Advisor!   Jordan is a New Program Advisor for Grades of Green’s Global Program in the …

Prisk Elementary Green Team Students Lead Waste Reduction Efforts

At Grades of Green, our mission is to inspire and empower kids to care for the environment, so when a …

Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup

Did you know some items are too toxic to throw away in a regular trash can? Household hazardous waste (HHW) …

Check out our Grades of Green Team Schedule Examples and Template

One of the most important steps in setting up a successful Grades of Green Team at your school is getting …

Seasons Green-nings Holiday Tips!

  Around this time of year, our Grades of Green students enjoy spreading eco-minded holiday cheer! In the past, Los …

Robinson K-8 Academy Dramatically Reduces Lunchtime Waste

At Grades of Green, we are often asked if our lunchtime waste reduction activity can be successful at bigger schools, …

Kanwal Hosts a Waste Reduction Seminar

Kanwal Can Do It All! Kanwal’s passion for environmental advocacy and responsibility shines bright. This recent Grades of Green student …

Our Lady of Lourdes Takes On Global Water Challenge

Our Lady of Lourdes, an Elementary and Middle School in New York City, is making ripples by taking on Grades …