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Keller Gifted Center Tackles Waste Reduction

Chicago’s Keller Gifted Center formed the “Waste Management Crew” made up of 18 6th – 8th graders to tackle waste …

Prepare to Have Your Mind-Blown by Attention Artist Luke Brady

This coming Earth Day, April 20th, Grades of Green will celebrate one DECADE of environmental mentorship, and we look forward …

Talking Waste Campaign Eco-Leaders on 102.7 KIIS FM

On February 12th, Grades of Green Communications Associate Justin visited the iHeartRadio headquarters in Los Angeles, California to talk to …

Why Worry About Waste?

Is It That Big of a Problem? Grades of Green students have been making efforts to reduce waste in their …

Green New Deal Pushes for Brighter Future

Sometimes it’s hard to feel optimistic about the future of our environment when new threats emerge every day. But whether …

Carson Campaign Team Tackles Cartons

Did you know that it takes 5 years for a cardboard milk carton to decompose in a landfill? After playing …

Eco Leader Victoria Transforms Plastic Bottles into Botanical Nursery

High school eco-leader Victoria is reducing waste and making the planet greener by upcycling plastic bottles and turning them into …

Gourmet Global Tasting Menu Among Surprises In-Store for VERTE 2019

As VERTE 2019 draws near, we are cooking up a storm in anticipation! Gourmet Global Tasting Menu Representing Grades of …

Seven Small Business Sustainability Solutions

Grades of Green will be celebrating our ten year anniversary on April 20th at VERTE 2019, and Facebook’s #TenYearChallenge has …

Show Your Love for the Earth with Paper Culture

Ready for an eco-friendly Valentine’s Day? This February, show your love for the Earth by sharing a sustainable Valentine’s Day …

Apply to be an Event Planning Intern

Are you passionate about making special events come to life? Join the Grades of Green team as an Event Planning …

Behind the Scenes Eco-Tour at Staples Center

When Grades of Green partners with sports teams, you know it will have an eco-twist! Not only did Grades of …