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Taking Action and Making Resolutions for Earth Month

Hey Everyone! As many of you already know, April is Earth Month! This is the perfect time to get your …

VERTE Gala on Cinco de Mayo Honors Santa Monica

If you miss this party, you’ll be green with envy! VERTE, Grades of Green’s annual gala, is reaching new heights …

GRADES OF GREEN STUDENT DEDE SELECTED AS LAKERS March 2018 STUDENT OF THE MONTH

On Friday, March 30, Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leader Dede attended the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks game, and was …

Daves Ave Elementary Continuing the Fight Against Plastic

Straws and single-use plastics have been targeted by environmental organizations around the world due to their negative effect on the …

Youth Corps Eco Leader Noah Creates a Waste Sorting Guide for Los Angeles

“What Goes Where? A Waste Sorting Guide for LA” Story written by 8th Grade Youth Corps Student Noah S.   My …

Grades of Green Speaking at Fjallraven’s Earth Month Speaker Series April 5th

Earth Month Event! Fjallraven, the backpack making expert of Sweden, is starting off Earth Month by promoting sustainability at their …

Sneak Peek at Florida School’s Earth Week

Across the world, Grades of Green Schools are completing a variety of environmental activities! A few schools have been tackling …

Announcing the Spring 2018 Global Water Challenge Judging Panel!

What is the Global Water Challenge? Grades of Green’s Spring 2018 Global Water Challenge is in it’s final week, and …

Grades of Green Featured by Valentine in the Morning

Grades of Green was recently featured in a segment called “Val’s Pals” by Valentine in the Morning on 104.3 MYfm …

Announcing the 2017-2018 Trash Free Lunch Challenge Winners

Grades of Green is proud to congratulate the grand prize winners of the 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge! The top three …

Youth Corps Eco-Leaders Plant Trees at Whittier Narrows

  In the fall, our Los Angeles Youth Corps Eco-leaders voted on a Grades of Green Activity to implement together. …

St. Roza Hydrating Their Community and Their Future

World Water Day! March 22nd is World Water Day! As populations, economies, and productivity all expand throughout the world, it …