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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 …

West Coast Events Production Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Grades of Green

Grades of Green participated in a blast from the past to support our future! Our team was grateful to be …

No to Napkins, Try Grades of Green’s Funkins!

Think about the number of single-use napkins that you use in a day. A napkin at breakfast, an extra napkin …

Grades of Green featured in HBO’S Insecure

Need a new show to watch? Check out Insecure!, HBO’s revolutionary show based on Issa Rae’s webseries, “Awkward Black Girl” …

Eco Friendly Summer Recipes

Sustainable Summer Recipes Did you know that the choices that you make in the kitchen can help you be more …

Grades of Green Students Tackle Water and Waste

Middle School Grades of Green student leaders Leslie and Mariana from Long Beach, CA wanted to help their school conserve …