Blog Post, November 27th, 2013
The weather is cooling but the green schools movement is heating up. We wanted to share with you the four things for which we are most grateful this week and hope you do the same in the comments.
Blog Post, November 8th, 2013
As we look ahead to Greenbuild, we do so knowing that our schools are more sustainable today than they were a year ago thanks to the hard work of the Center for Green Schools. The Center’s recent Green Apple Day of Service netted nearly 2,100 volunteer projects globally, with thousands of volunteers spreading the word about the benefits of a sustainable environment.
USGBC’s Second Annual Green Apple Day of Service Brings Together Thousands of Volunteers to Improve Local Schools
Blog Post, October 3rd, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C., (Sept. 30, 2013) – On Saturday, Sept. 28, the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) brought together thousands of volunteers to participate in nearly 2,100 service projects in all 50 states and more than 30 countries for the second annual Green Apple Day of Service.
Blog Post, September 19th, 2013
With the second annual Green Apple Day of Service fast approaching, it's a great time to find out what kinds of projects volunteers are undertaking as part of the global effort to make all schools a healthy, sustainable, and a comfortable environment for the students and staff that walk through school doors on a daily basis.
Blog Post, September 16th, 2013
Green Apple is made possible by our generous and supportive partners like Interface. Not only does Interface give resources to Green Apple to ensure that we can run our initiative to show the world that where we learn matters, but they live that philosophy by doing good works on the ground in their communities as well. Below is a dispatch from their recently completed Green Apple Day of Service event in Brazil:
Blog Post, August 8th, 2013
With this year’s Green Apple Day of Service just two months away, it’s time to start thinking about how your project will come together. I’m asked all the time for ideas on where to get supplies and resources for events, so I pulled together five of my favorite tips for getting what you need to make your Day of Service a success.
Blog Post, August 5th, 2013
It's as simple as 1, 2, 3...