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Saugus Unified Schools Join Trash Free Lunch Challenge

Charles Helmers Elementary and Skyblue Mesa Elementary from Saugus Unified School District will compete against eighteen other schools from southern …

Los Angeles Youth Corps Eco-Leaders visit Arboretum

Grades of Green  Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program students participated in their first meet-up of the year at the Los Angeles County Arboretum …

Join Create the Change Day with Project Giving Kids

As we approach the holiday season, many students want to donate their time and give back to their community. For …

We GREENed Halloween! Here’s How!

According to a survey conducted in September by the National Retail Federation, the world’s largest retail trade association, American consumers …

Silver Spur Elementary Launches Water Awareness Week

Silver Spur Elementary, a Grades of Green Certified School in Palos Verdes, is launching a Water Awareness Week this November …

Grades of Green Connects with Teens

There is no better community event for Grades of Green than one focused on students! This week we attended two …

No Straw November

On October 11, 2017, the California Coastal Commission unanimously passed Jr Ocean Guardians’ Resolution declaring November as No Straw November. The efforts …

Project Rain Barrel Offers Free Workshop Materials and Support

Did you know that according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, nearly 97% of the world’s water is salty …

Eco Heroes at Malezi School in Kenya Join Grades of Green

Kudos to the Malezi Community School in Nairobi, Kenya for joining Grades of Green to expand their inspiring environmental programs. …

How to Start Your Grades of Green Team

Watch this Get Started Webinar to learn Grades of Green’s top tips to success for creating a Green Team on …

Join Us At Our Upcoming Winter Community Events!

WINTER 2017 COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22 Marine Teen Night @ the Aquarium of the Pacific (Long Beach)  SUNDAY, …

Los Angeles schools kick off 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge

The 2017-2018 Trash Free Lunch Challenge officially kicked off at our 7th annual Training Day event. Grades of Green Team representatives …