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Coca Cola LEED Plant Site Visit
August 01, 2018
Pucusana, Lima

We will take 150 kids from a LEED certified school into a LEED certified Coca Cola bottling plant for a tour of the bottling process and sustainability of the builidng.

Picture This: Outdoor Classroom in the Garden
August 13, 2018
Orlando, Florida

Our students love to embrace nature at our school and what better way is there to learn about our nature than to be immersed in it while learning or reading a book.

Kavod Charter School Beautification
August 16, 2018
San Diego, California
Green Apple Day of Service - Bellevue, WA
August 18, 2018
Bellevue, Washington

Provide clean up and upgrade of existing rain garden. Trash removal, weed pulling and adding in new mulch.

Maple Walking Path
August 18, 2018
Machesney Park, Illinois

This project is in the development phase. It is to include establishing a half mile walking path around the school grounds and resurfacing the playground area with sustainable materials.

A Scanner for 8th Grade Environmental Science Projects
August 30, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky

For the past 12 years, all eighth grade students at my school have worked in teams to design and implement initiatives that positively impact our environment in some way. For example, last year one team encouraged school and community members to switch from using disposable plastic water bottles to reusable bottles.

Student Made Sustainability Films - Educate and Inspire
August 31, 2018
Whitefish, Montana

The sustainability culture in the Whitefish School District has been growing in the past few years with recycling and composting programs, a newly built community sustainability center, and greenhouse. My students will be working this year to educate their fellow students on the importance of these programs by creating short educational videos.

Cooking through curriculum!
August 31, 2018
Orlando, Florida

Students will learn how to cook what they grow in the garden. They will infuse all subjects to bring their learning and understanding full circle. By the students learning how to cook what they grow they will live a healthier lifestyle and have healthier eating habits. Kids are more likely to try new foods that they grow.

Trails and Garden Clean Up
September 08, 2018
Acworth, Georgia

Repair, improve, and maintain trails and gardens of Ford Elementary School. Ford Elementary is a Gold Level Green Ribbon School. We believe learning happens in the outdoors.

Fall Planting Day
September 09, 2018
Jacksonville, Florida
St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Ruth Bennett Community Farm
September 15, 2018
Chester, Pennsylvania

Variety of farming and site clean-up tasks, including removing trash and debris, pulling weeds, wheelbarrowing and shoveling compost and soil and woodchips. Possibly trenching paths and creating new growing spaces. Cleaning shipping containers and wash station.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Queen of Angels Regional Catholic
September 15, 2018
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania

Outside gardening work including removing bushes if possible AND scrubbing chairs in our social hall.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: theVillage
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Outside grounds clean up, light carpentry, basement clean up, other clean up

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Abundant Life Healing Fellowship Church
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cleaning the church parking lot and side street adjacent to the church

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Suburban Swim Club
September 15, 2018
Newton Square, Pennsylvania

yard clean up, repairing deck equipment, painting, cleaning, power washing, etc.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Philadelphia Water Department Green Stormwater Management Site
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Assist Philadelphia Water Department grounds crew clean and re-plant an existing rain garden. Work will involve trash and weed removal, planting of new plants, and installation of a small rope fence.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Smith Memorial Playground
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Volunteers will be doing landscaping(weeding, mulching, planting), bench and picnic table repair and repaint, and house cleaning(dusting, sweeping, glass cleaning)

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St. Rose of Lima School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Painting parking lot lines Painting steps for CAUTION Weeding, mulching, trimming bushes Raking mulch, sweeping leaves

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: DeSales Service Works
September 15, 2018
Camden,

Volunteers will clean and rehab in our neighborhood park and will tend to recently planted trees

USF ”Charge 2018” Project
September 15, 2018
Temple Terrace, Florida

Green Apple day- Outdoor classroom

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Friends of Vernon Park
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

We?ll be pulling and digging weeds, cutting overgrown vegetation, digging out invasive vegetation, raking leaves, and other general park maintenance.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Friends of Morris Park
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Trail clearing and invasive removal

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Community Action Agency of Del Co.
September 15, 2018
Chester, Pennsylvania

Weeding, mulching

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St. John the Evangelist
September 15, 2018
Morrisville, Pennsylvania

landscaping, painting, cleaning

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Malvern Retreat House
September 15, 2018
Malvern, Pennsylvania

Outside clean up and painting projects

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St Thomas the Apostle School
September 15, 2018
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania

We would be so thankful if the students can help our site stay clean and safe for the children... spreading mulch under playground swings to guard against fall injuries. Pruning shrubs, weeding outside. Inside general cleaning.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Radnor A Better Chance
September 15, 2018
Wayne, Pennsylvania

Yard work (could include weeding, mulching, separating stones out of garden beds) Painting outdoor shed Cleaning house windows

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Holy Trinity School
September 15, 2018
Morrisville, Pennsylvania

General cleanup of school yard and Children's Cottage playgrounds and Children's Garden. Planting in front gardens.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: First Presbyterian Church in Kensington
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

a) Clean up outside garden area -pulling weeds, dead plants, sprucing up path-way. b) Cleaning main room carpet/spot carpet cleaner c) Potential service project on site - TBD.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Tilden Middle School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Planting flowers in the front of the school. Cleaning and painting 10 classrooms and hallways painting a Mural (artistic design in 2 rooms) Assisting in setting up classrooms (with teachers present)

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: CRC Watershed Restoration
September 15, 2018
Brookhaven, Pennsylvania

Streamside cleanup of new location in CRC Watersheds.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St Christopher's Church
September 15, 2018
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania

They will be building a fence around our Community Garden, putting up shelves in our Pre-School and Cleaning the windows of the church

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St. Luke the Evangelist Church/School
September 15, 2018
Glenside, Pennsylvania

We will be cleaning out the numerous flower beds around the church and school. We will also be adding/spreading mulch to our playground. there will also be some cleaning inside the church and school.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St Helena Church
September 15, 2018
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Gardening and Painting

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Queen of Peace Church
September 15, 2018
Ardsley, Pennsylvania

Painting a community room, walls , trim and bookshelves, in a convent next to Queen of Peace. .

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: The Center for Environmental Transformation
September 15, 2018
Camden,

pulling weeds, shoveling mulch and compost, picking up trash and garden cleanup, moving wood piles and trimming trees

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Wissahickon Boys and Girls Club
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The group will be removing the summer gardens, turning soil, picking weeds, and preparing the gardens for fall crops. We will also be doing a general clean up of the exterior of the building. The other half of the group will be cleaning and organizing program spaces and touching up paint in the hallways, lobby, and literacy center.

Kick-Off Training Day
September 15, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia

Are you unsure how to get started with your green program? Need help getting buy-in, support and resources? After this event you will be able to define the value of green to your school, identify 10 actions and assemble a team to support your greening efforts. Attendance can either be in person or virtually.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Cook-Wissahickon School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Wissahickon Sustainability Council is a 501c3 that works to green Cook-Wissahickon Elementary and Middle School. We will have a community event at the school focused on ways to green your home and neighborhood. We will have the volunteers help with setup, cleanup, as well as running activities, such as arts and crafts.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Skunk Hollow Community Garden
September 15, 2018
Villanova, Pennsylvania

Spread mulch & wood chips, Weed and clear some garden space & plant produce. Turn compost piles

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: East Park Revitalization Alliance
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

They will be weeding, pruning, mulching, painting, picking up trash and cleaning in our food spaces. Thank you so much!

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Cranaleith Spiritual Center
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

They will be preparing to paint and painting multiple rooms in our retreat center.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Eddystone United Methodist Church
September 15, 2018
Eddystone, Pennsylvania

Weeding, pruning, planting. Cleaning.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: The Sankofa Community Farm at Bartram's Garden
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Working on a Urban Farm! Weeding, feeding mulching trees and plants in orchard and Farm. Painting picnic tables. Cleaning greenhouse area.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St. Raphaela Center
September 15, 2018
Haverford, Pennsylvania

Mulching, picking up sticks, painting driveway edge lines

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Tyler Arboretum
September 15, 2018
Media, Pennsylvania

Volunteers will be helping us in the new Edible Garden by painting the garden shed. They will also assist us in the care of the gardens.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Redeemed Worship Center Church
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

On Villanova's Day of Service Saturday RWCC ask our neighbors in the 600 block of South 60th Street (Cedar Avenue to Walton Avenue) to remove their cars. Then we begin the clean up.The corridor's street & the back alley ways are cleaned out.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Parkway Center City Middle College High School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Volunteers will be painting 22 classrooms

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Camphill Kimberton
September 15, 2018
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania

Various tasks including weeding, planting, etc. Also apple picking.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A cleanup of the Darby Creek. Areas will be muddy and this event will take place completely outdoors so it is best for participants to wear comfortable clothes they are OK with getting dirty and bringing a water bottle.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Germantown Boys & Girls Club
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The volunteers will be removing gardens and preparing the clubs playing fields and playground for fall/winter. This will include turning soil, pulling weeds, moving benches, planting fall flowers, etc. Also, the other half of the group will be doing cleaning and organizing projects indoors in preparation for the 2018-2019 school year.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St Philomena R.C. Church
September 15, 2018
Lansdowne, Pennsylvania

Gardening and cleaning up of site

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Emmaus Convent
September 15, 2018
Aston, Pennsylvania

Yardwork - clearing weeds, etc. at back and front corner of the yard. Good saw needed. We have other tools. Painting - interior - stairwell wall Sanding and staining small decks -10' x 11.5' and 4.5' x 8' An electric sander is needed.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Audubon YMCA
September 15, 2018
West Norriton, Pennsylvania

They will be removing shrubs, trim hedges, planting and mulching Cleaning child care area

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Master Street Clean Up
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

cleaning the street, painting, cutting shrubby, and making the street beautiful

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Thorncroft Equestrian Center
September 15, 2018
Malvern, Pennsylvania

In September, landscaping is probably most likely activity. We have a horse show in the fall so we spend time prepping the farm

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Project HOME
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Volunteers will be working with the residents of St.Elizabeth's Recovery Residence to clean and garden the gardening planters outside the residence.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St Cyril R.C. Church
September 15, 2018
Lansdowne, Pennsylvania

Gardening and cleaning up of site

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Rose Playground
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hello, we will be picking up litter at Rose Playground and surrounding streets, cleaning weeds and leaves and doing a paint project and closet clean out inside the buidling

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: IHM Literacy Center
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

racking leaves and cutting back vines in back yard. wiping down and cleaning ledges and blinds in gathering area. (freshening up classrooms. We have three faculty members helping . Thank you!

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: First United Methodist Church of Germantown
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Parking Lot cleanup Front Yard Cleanup Back Yard Cleanup Balcony Cleanup

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Philadelphia Urban Creators
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

All volunteers will be working on an Urban Farm. Projects will include weeding, compost turning, spreading mulch, moving soil, harvesting/drying herbs, and painting

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Nazareth House
September 15, 2018
Glenside, Pennsylvania

cleaning cabinets in kitchen, dusting, outdoor gardening, weeding and pruning

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Keep Royal Gardens Beautiful
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Weeding, mulching, Planting, painting

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Kirkbride School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

(1) Re-touch paint from last year's project: stairwells and exterior doors, (2) Paint large and small conference rooms, (3) garden projects, including assembly of raised beds (raised beds and materials already provided--some tools needed)

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Albert M. Greenfield Elementary School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Volunteers will be engaged in cleaning interior spaces and doing weeding/clean up of the school's exterior grounds.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Our Mother of Sorrows/St. Ignatius School
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Outside yard work - cleaning inside - painting

Build. Paint. Plant. School Beautification
September 15, 2018
Chicago, Illinois

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm (stay as long as you can)
Where: Great Lakes Academy 8401 S. Saginaw, Chicago, IL 60617
What to do: Sign up!!

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: 5500 West Thompson St Town Watch and Vicinity
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The volunteers will be cleaning sidewalks, street curbs, and a park of litter only. They will also paint 260 ft. plus of fence area on the street area, 6 porch steps for the elderly.& white front doors. Paint street curb too. They will cover a 30 city block within a neighborhood area called Carroll Park.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Christian St. YMCA
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

We will be doing exterior painting of yellow parking areas, exterior doors, and staining wood planters with exterior stain. Interior masonry painting of foyer . Weeding out back in the playground. Cleaning indoors.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Food Moxie
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Some weeding and trash pickup. Some mulching. Possibly some planting. Some painting and cleaning.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Bryn Mawr Ave. Beautification
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The same as last year out side yard work, light painting, and cleaning

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Church of the Redeemer
September 15, 2018
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Working in the various planting beds and graveyard repairing damaged areas and replanting where needed.

USF “Charge 2018” at TBK8
September 15, 2018
Tampa, Florida

Green Apple day- Outdoor classroom

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Good Samaritan Services
September 15, 2018
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania

There will be some yard work, mowing and trimming. there will also be some lot clearing work, removing trash and weed whack lot. Finally there could be some paining of interior rooms

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: St. Alban's Episcopal Church
September 15, 2018
Newton Square, Pennsylvania

mulching and cleaning

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Urban Tree Connection
September 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

weeding, mulching

Beautification Day
September 15, 2018
Los Angeles, California

Short Avenue Elementary is thrilled to participate in the transformative Green Apple Day of Service incorporated into our annual beautification day.

St Thomas of Villanova Day of Service: Ithan Valley Park
September 15, 2018
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

This is a forest setting. The team will be clearing the trails in the park, using hand tools. Strongly recommend long clothing.

Constitution Day Clean Up
September 17, 2018
Manhattan, Kansas
Carolinas Green Wall Installation
September 19, 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina

The Carolinas Green School Working Group will be installing a green wall for Ashley Park School that will not only help clean the air for the students but it will provide an educational opportunity for the students to understand the benefits of plants and how they help us.

International Day of Peace Service Day
September 21, 2018
Littleton, Colorado

Our entire school participated in service projects to celebrate International Day of Peace on September 21, 2018. The day started with students donating snacks to Littleton Promise, an after school tutoring program for immigrant children in our local community.

Beautify Woodland Primary School
September 22, 2018
Gages Lake Road, Illinois

We will be painting activities on the playground to provide healthy choices of exercise during recess.
We will clean up our butterfly garden and nature trail.
STEM activities with recyclable materials.
We will paint a mural in our school to promote growing up green.

Garden Cleanup Day
September 22, 2018
DELRAY BEACH, Florida

Students and families at Plumosa School of the Arts will prepare our raised bed vegetable garden for the new school year.

Cleaning Compost - Collecting Castings
September 22, 2018
Oak Harbor, Washington

Hillcrest staff, students, and their families will gather in the Hillcrest Learning Garden to collect and package the nutrient-rich soil created by the red wigglers in our four vermicomposting bins. Work parties will also, remove compost from our food scrap composting system and clean out the bins.

Outdoor Learning Space
September 22, 2018
Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Haskell is partnering with The Discovery School in the creation of an Outdoor Learning Space which includes the construction of a central Learning Pod structure, creation of a chalkboard wall and significant landscaping. This effort will also include the construction of a pallet green wall and pallet seating structures.

Kids Caring for Our State Park
September 22, 2018
Oak Harbor, Washington

Hillcrest staff, students, and their families are invited to Joseph Whidbey State Park for a morning of trail clearing, beach clean up, and tending to the nine Garry Oaks previously planted in Heron Grove. Hillcrest has officially adopted Joseph Whidbey State Park after applying through the Washington State Parks Adopt-a-Park Program.

Canning and Preserving
September 24, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky

The students in our Environmental Stewardship class are students that struggled in the normal high school environment. They were referred to our alternative program, due to their unique needs. These students excel working with their hands and participating in collaborative projects with groups from our community.

Knowledge session on Green Buildings with the clients of K Raheja Corp
September 27, 2018
Hyderabad, Telangana

K Raheja Corp is one of the leaders from the developer community in India and they are committed to LEED. They had organised Knowledge session for their key clients in 3 cities, wherein they showcased K Raheja Corp’s imagery as a key creator and contributor to ‘Green Buildings’ amongst their client.

Build Day - Karen Rose Outdoor Classroom
September 28, 2018
Stillwater, Minnesota

Another in our series of projects at Stonebridge to bring the students' outdoor classroom to life.

Outdoor Areas & Nature Trail Clean Up
September 28, 2018
Irmo, South Carolina

Irrigation repair and some installation. Weeding and Pruning of outdoor learning areas.

Cleaning up our Wolf Den
September 28, 2018
Stevens Point, Wisconsin

We have many outdoor learning spaces around our school where students and community members will be working to maintain a safe and clean learning space. For example, McDill Elementary has a beautiful wooded area behind the school. There are existing walking trails that are in need of maintenance.

Outdoor Areas & Nature Trail Clean Up
September 29, 2018
Irmo, South Carolina

Irrigation repair and some installation. Weeding and Pruning of outdoor learning areas. We also need to finish painting a pallet fence on our nature trail as well as cutting back " invasives", spreading mulch, and removing debris.

Green Apple Day of Service Whole Foods Garden improvements
September 29, 2018
Jacksonville, Florida

Our first project is our blueberry Garden. We have received a Whole Foods Grant for our garden and we will be building six raised beds as well as a chicken wire cover for the garden. This will also involve adding soil to all the beds.

GADS 2018 Hartford Public High School
September 29, 2018
Hartford, Connecticut

This year we will accomplish the following:
1) Clean up 3 neighborhoods around the school
2) Plant a dedication tree for Rick Papapietro, a long time volunteer.
3) Work on 14 emergency portable solar power stations for Puerto Rico.
4) Plant 200 spring bulbs.

Wilshire Crest Outdoor Classroom Farm/Garden
September 29, 2018
Los Angeles, California

Sprucing up our outdoor garden/environmental/edible classroom with Bilingual signs identifying vegetables/fruits to support our new Wilshire Crest ES Spanish/English Dual Language program, fruit tree care, weeding, mulching, installing irrigation, cleaning up our raised beds for our SEED to Table program.

Volunteer at the Auburn Green Game
September 29, 2018
Auburn University, Alabama

Auburn Athletics, the Waste Reduction and Recycling Department, and the Office of Sustainability need volunteers to help educate football fans on the correct objects to throw away and to recycle at the football game on September 29th against the University of Southern Mississippi.

Garden Renovation at Olivenhain Pioneer
September 29, 2018
Carlsbad, California

Verdani Partners, a sustainability firm, will be hosting a Green Apple Day of Service event at Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary in partnership with OPE's PTA and parents as well as Green Leaf Environmental Services (https://www.greenleaflandscapeservices.com/)

Oburg School Clean Up
September 29, 2018
Ogdensburg, New Jersey

Teachers, Students, and Parents will walk around the school property and clean up the trash and waste that has accumulated. Our school is near a busy street and some liter gets thrown out by our school grounds. We have been participating since the beginning of the GADOS began. This is Ogdensburg’s 7th annual Green Apple Day Of Service.

Arroyo High School Community Garden
September 29, 2018
El Monte, California

volunteers will help high school students build raised beds for growing organic vegetables which they will use in their culinary arts class. Students learn how to cook healthy meals, reduce water use, cultivate soil, seed, harvest, rotate crops, create a regenerative landscape and support their community.

Green Apple Day of Service
September 29, 2018
Burnsville, Minnesota

The Green Apple Day of Service is a national event that gives teachers and students the opportunity to transform all schools into healthy, safe and productive learning environments through local service projects.

Tree Planting at Walt Disney Magnet School
September 29, 2018
Chicago, Illinois

We will be planting several trees and shrubs around the grounds of Walt Disney Magnet School in Chicago's Buena Park neighborhood. The plants will provide shade, wildlife habitat, carbon sequestration, and reduce stormwater runoff while providing an opportunity for students to interact with and learn about nature.

We Recycle...Do You?
September 30, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky

Our students are very excited about our new recycling club this year! We need more bins to help students fulfill their recycling needs. The students will learn everything about how the recycling process works to how to determine which material does and doesn't get recycled. We have enthusiastic students that are very excited to start recycling!

School Garden Clean-Up
October 03, 2018
Oak Harbor, Washington

We are having a school-wide garden clean up day! We will be working with partners from WSU SNAP-Ed and Island County Public Health to clear weeds, lay down new bark, and clear out old growth to get our garden ready for fall. Everyone will get involved to help our garden shine and take pride in our outdoor learning space.

Energy Efficiency Day at Stephens Elem.
October 05, 2018
Little Rock, Arkansas

Green Team students at Stephens Elementary LRSD will assemble gift bags next Friday - October 5 - Energy Efficiency Day - with items to help others reduce energy consumption and lower utility bills. Gift bags will be distributed through the school’s food pantry.

6th Grade Marker Recycling
October 05, 2018
Brighton, Massachusetts

Our 6th graders are brand new to Boston Green Academy, and their Green Apple Day of Service project will help introduce them to what it means to think sustainably. All of our 6th graders will learn about the importance of recycling and then will make Marker Recycling Baskets for all the 6th-12th grade teachers at Boston Green Academy.

Run, Jump, Skip! Play On!
October 05, 2018
Bolingbrook, Illinois

Our school is embarking on a project to enhance our outdoor learning environment. We are creating a series of play zones on our back blacktop. The idea is to create play zones that encourage students to maintain fitness and expand their social circles while building strong social-emotional skills.

The Catawba Project
October 06, 2018
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Alder students have built many gardens around our community including gardens by the community center and by the primary schools. This year they're bringing it back home to Alder Avenue by rebuilding our gardens. Students have been working on reshaping the gardens since Spring, and are in the process of building a hoop-house.

BOMA Greater Tampa Bay Sustainability Committee's Green Apple Day of Service at USF Preschool for Creative Learning
October 06, 2018
Tampa, Florida

This year's projects are as follows:

Hydroponic Towers & Grow boxes
Refurbish Existing Grow boxes
Compost Boxes
Interactive learning & growth chart
Kid projects – age based activities for students who come to Green Apple Day
Contingency project – Hose run for water for Hydroponic Towers

USGBC-NCR John Burroughs Elementary School GADOS - Oct. 6th
October 06, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC-NCR will work on October 6th to help John Burroughs Elementary School revitalize heavily used parts of the school by painting Lockers, create new sensory learning experience for students through sensory tables converted from benched, and plant a new garden for students and teachers to use in learning about agriculture and sustainability.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Leila Saad School-SABIS Mtein
October 06, 2018
Mtein, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day- The project starts with an interactive presentation followed by a hands on activity
the activity will be a planting a vegetable garden

Musnsey School Community Beautification Day
October 06, 2018
Bakersfield, California

Munsey School community members were invited to participate in the Munsey School Beautification Day. Representatives from Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America, schools, church and friends were invited to participate in the weekend project. We cleaned the various landscaped areas at the school.

Green Apple Garden Day!
October 07, 2018
Sacramento, California

This year we will be updating/ building out our chicken pen , finishing our garden benches, and "lasagna layering" the garden beds. Our chickens had an "unfortunate event", so we will be building out a more secure pen for the new birds. Extra hands, (woodworkers in particular) are needed for that, and to complete our garden bench project.

Recycling Magic Assembly
October 09, 2018
Haymarket, Virginia

The Prince William County Solid Waste Department and the Prince William County Schools Energy Management Team, partnered to host a whole school assembly entitled "Recycle Magic" presented by Nate Unsworth. The assembly was a 1 hour presentation of magic and presented content on recycling and water conservation.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- CTI - Christian Teaching Institute
October 09, 2018
Sin El Fil, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

Recycling Magic Assembly
October 09, 2018
Bristow, Virginia

The Prince William County Solid Waste Department and the Prince William County Schools Energy Management Team, partnered to host a whole school assembly entitled "Recycle Magic" presented by Nate Unsworth. The assembly was a 1 hour presentation of magic and presented content on recycling and water conservation.

Green School
October 10, 2018
Zagreb, Croatia, Croatia

Before throwing anything as a waste, try to make optimum usage of it, by way of repeated use.
In order to reduce environmental impact we will reuse and recover wood and fabric products (wooden frames, boards, crates, check marks, textile, canvas bags, wooden frames).
Workshop - My Plant Project
Workshop Kokedama Moss Balls

Recycling Magic Assembly
October 10, 2018
Manassas, Virginia

The Prince William County Solid Waste Department and the Prince William County Schools Energy Management Team, partnered to host a whole school assembly entitled "Recycle Magic" presented by Nate Unsworth. The assembly was a 1 hour presentation of magic and presented content on recycling and water conservation.

Recycling Magic Assembly
October 10, 2018
Manassas, Virginia

The Prince William County Solid Waste Department and the Prince William County Schools Energy Management Team, partnered to host a K-1 school assembly entitled "Recycle Magic" presented by Nate Unsworth. The assembly was a 1 hour presentation of magic and presented content on recycling and water conservation.

Park Hill Elementary - Outdoor Classroom
October 12, 2018
Denver, Colorado

Building a shaded outdoor teaching space

Branching Out
October 12, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky

In partnership with University of KY and our local municipality (Lexington Fayette Urban County Government), six Fayette Co Public Schools will plant 40 trees on our campuses Oct 10th, 11th and 12th.

Tending the Garden Re-Scheduled!!!!
October 13, 2018
Austin, Texas

There are many reasons to maintain a garden at school. Gardens teach students about the important role of land in our lives: providing wildlife refuge and habitat, growing vegetables and fruit for instruction or cafeteria use, and providing places to divert water from storm sewers.

Garden Clean-up
October 13, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

We will facilitate a garden clean-up at the school as well as teach students about composting. The day will include multiple activities to boost the student's understanding of waste management.

Garden Clean Up
October 13, 2018
Snellville, Georgia

Pharr Elementary will be cleaning up their garden to prepare for another year of great learning outdoors. If you want to come see how every subject can be taught outdoors and get a little exercise and fresh air while you are doing it, come join us from 8am to 11am on Saturday, Oct 13. Bring your gloves and any tools you have.

Jefferson Community Work Day!
October 14, 2018
Berkeley, California

Jefferson Community Work Day will be held on Sunday, October 14th from 10am-2pm.

Fresh fruits and veggies at Plummer Elementary
October 16, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

Building a Compost Area
October 16, 2018
Blythewood, South Carolina

We build a compost area 2 years ago using recycled materials. However we outgrew the area with the amount of food we were composting. The existing compost materials are starting to decomposs and break. We would like to build a larger compost area that we can divide into the 4 nine weeks to allow us more room to compost all the waste.

Educational Lab on Energy Efficient Buildings
October 18, 2018
Williamsport, Pennsylvania

PA Build My Future expo gives high school students the opportunity to have a day to work in the construction and design industry through an interactive showcase.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Soeurs des Saints Coeurs Couvent
October 18, 2018
Hammana, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

Fresh fruits and veggies at Appletree Elementary
October 19, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT - SABIS Coueifat Green Apple Day of service
October 19, 2018
Mount Lebanon, Lebanon

1 hour Interactive awareness presentation
3 hours Hands-on Activity:
Storm water collection for irrigation use
Plant a Vegetable Garden

Philbrick School Habitat Garden
October 20, 2018
Roslindale, Massachusetts

The Philbrick School is requesting funding to create a Habitat Garden on the grounds of the school; an outdoor space for all community members (e.g. students, teachers, staff and parents) to learn, work, and play while connecting to nature in meaningful ways.

Preserve Day
October 20, 2018
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania

Preserve Day: A Celebration of GA's Outdoor Spaces
https://www.germantownacademy.net/distinctly-ga/preserve-day
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 11am – 1pm
Presented by the Nature Program and Parents' Preserve Day Committee

Fall Decorating at Barclay
October 20, 2018
Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Students, their parents and staff will work together to create a seasonal landscape using plants and other natural materials.

Fall 2018 Maryland Green Apple Day of Service - Garrett Heights Elementary
October 20, 2018
Baltimore, Maryland

The U.S. Green Building Council Maryland Community is continuing to work with Garrett Heights Elementary Middle School on their outdoor classroom, and projects to enhance their outdoor space. Volunteers are needed to support this special workday!
Dress appropriately for the weather and service project tasks:
 Painting

Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary Restoration Project
October 23, 2018
Chevy Chase, Maryland

The Tower Companies is partnering with the Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) based in Chevy Chase, MD to assist in restoration efforts at Woodend Sanctuary. Woodend Sanctuary is a beautiful 40-acre property, which is currently undergoing a 50 year master restoration plan.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Mabarrat Charity Association
October 26, 2018
Ghobeiry, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Mabarrat Charity Association
October 26, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

Preparing the garden for winter at Yu Ying Charter School
October 26, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff volunteered to prepare the garden for winter at Green Ribbon School award-winner Yu Ying Charter School. We turned and removed the soil around the garden beds, laid down weed barrier, and replaced the soil. The school can now put down wood chips to make it easier for students to come out and have class in the garden space.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Dar Al Aytam Islamic-School
October 26, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

2018 USGBC-LA Legacy Project Volunteer Day: Discovery Garden
October 27, 2018
SIMI VALLEY, California

The U.S. Green Building Council-Los Angeles (USGBC-LA) Chapter has selected its third annual Legacy Project, The Discovery Garden, created by the City of Simi Valley.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Nermine Ismael International School
October 27, 2018
Cairo, Egypt

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- International School of Choueifat
October 27, 2018
Chouaifet, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- International School of Choueifat
October 27, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Saint Mary's Orthodox College
October 30, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

10th Grade Waste Audit and Composting Campaign
October 31, 2018
Brighton, Massachusetts

Boston Green Academy is the only school in the Boston Public Schools that has an Environmental Science and Technology Career and Technical Education Pathway. All twenty of the 10th graders in this pathway created the following project and will carry it out.

Fresh fruits and veggies at Burrville Elementary
November 02, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

Sustainability at my home
November 02, 2018
New Delhi, Delhi

GBCI India partnered with TERI School of Advanced Studies for the Climate Jamboree 2018, attended by over 7000 students from schools across the National Capital Region. Youth were engaged and and empowered to build a sustainable future through multiple workshops during the three day engagement.

Vegetable garden project at TBK8
November 03, 2018
Tampa, Florida

Vegatable garden installment

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Rawdat Al Fayhaa School
November 03, 2018
Tripoli, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

The Lion Cub Garden
November 03, 2018
Ladera Ranch, California

We will be creating an outdoor garden classroom on the school property. We will begin by planting vegetables in raised planters, construct potting benches, and add stepping stones.

BeGreenIn18! Video Contest
November 06, 2018
Neenah, Wisconsin

The team at Miron Construction is excited to bring back the "Be Green" video contest. We had so many great submissions last year, including the winning submission from Madison Elementary School here in Stevens Point, that we decided to up the ante this year.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Dar Al Aytam Islamic - School
November 06, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

Fresh fruits and veggies at Rocketship RISE Academy
November 08, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

EcoLeaders
November 09, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

For our EcoLeaders project, 6 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students will present to five 5th grade classrooms about what it means to "go green," what happens to their trash, and the importance of conserving energy.

Seacrest Field Recycling
November 09, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

We will be hanging up multiple posters around the football field to encourage recycling of cardboard boxes. We will also be attending a few games to talk to people about the importance of recycling and remind people where to put their recycling.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- SOS Children's Villages
November 10, 2018
Sin El Fil, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

Teaching Tragedy of the Commons
November 12, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

We presented a project about scarcity and the Tragedy of the Commons to a class of 2nd graders using a nonrenewable resource: Goldfish. We had the students sit in a circle then passed a bowl around first telling them to take as many as they wanted.

Green apple day
November 12, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

Create a booth teaching students about what they can do to conserve water and electricity as well as recycle.

Conserving Energy
November 12, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

A presentation on methods of conserving energy in classrooms will be presented to students. The purpose is to inform students about different energy sources in the classroom and ways that they can conserve that energy.

Green Construction Project
November 13, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia

The students will be working in groups for about two weeks starting November 6th in their science classes. They would have finished their science lessons on heat transfer, insulation, efficiency., etc.and math lessons on percentage, discounts, areas, etc.

Sustainability: The Future and Beyond!
November 14, 2018
Piedras Negras, Coahuila

Our team's project's goal is to educate and inspire students, teachers and staff about our impact on the Environment and benefits of having Sustainability goals.

Technical Customer Service - Extra Support for Education Projects
November 14, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

Technical Customer Service is excited to participate in the Green Apple Day of Service by picking a day this fall, and working together as a team to prioritize inquiries from students, teachers, schools, colleges, and universities, and inquiries from consultants regarding educational project types.

Earth Force Chesapeake Ban the Bag II
November 14, 2018
Fairfax, Virginia
Recycling Presentation
November 14, 2018
Lincoln, Nebraska

Our group is going to do a presentation for a fourth grade class about recycling to educate and promote sustainability.

School Yard Rain Gardens
November 15, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia
Munsey School STEAM Garden
November 15, 2018
Bakersfield, California

Five third grade classes, approximately 125 students will benefit from the Munsey School STEAM Garden. Students will learn how to plant and cultivate a garden of assorted winter vegetables. Each of the five classes will be responsible for monitoring the growth of vegetables in each of the six planters.

Fresh fruits and veggies at Appletree Elementary
November 16, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Evolution International School
November 19, 2018
Cairo, Egypt

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Saint Mary's Orthodox College
November 21, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon

Sustainability Movement workshop day

SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- SOS Lebanon HQ
November 24, 2018
Beirut, Lebanon
Fresh fruits and veggies at Drew Elementary
November 27, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

Fresh fruits and veggies at Anne Beers Elementary
November 28, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff will volunteer with Martha's Table, a local organization that gives out fresh fruits and vegetables to families in under-served neighborhoods. The food markets are run at schools, and parents and students often come together.

Upkeep, Maintenance, and Improvements to School Gardens and Grounds
November 30, 2018
Viera, Florida

Stake fallen trees on campus, weed outdoor classroom and butterfly garden, assist teachers with new plantings in planter boxes, assist with planting two new trees, and seal new stumps in outdoor classroom seating area.

Garden clean-up at Langley Elementary
December 02, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

Parents and volunteers, including USGBC staff, cleaned up a garden that was going to redesigned at the school by Fresh Farm DC. The garden had some rat burrows and was not laid out for best use by the students. The new garden will be used as a teaching tool and food garden for students.

Guatemala Green Apple Day - ABC Project
December 08, 2018
Guatemala, Guatemala
Banyan Creed Elementary Science Garden Clean-up Project
December 08, 2018
Delray Beach, Florida

There is an existing Science Garden at Banyan Creek Elementary that was in need of cleaning up, replanting of planter beds, painting of planter beds and benches, etc.

Becker Elementary Green Classroom
December 09, 2018
Austin, Texas

Becker Elementary, built in 1936, is located in south Austin, Texas. Students enrolled in the school's Two-Way Dual Language program study in both English and Spanish. The school offers an excellent enrichment academic program and also has a chicken coop and green garden classroom, where each class tends its own garden plot.

Sustainability: The Future and Beyond!
December 10, 2018
Piedras Negras,, Coahuila

Our team's project's goal is to educate and inspire students, teachers and staff about our impact on the Environment and benefits of having Sustainability goals.

Fresh fruits and veggies at KIPP Douglass
December 11, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff volunteered with Martha's Table to hand out free fruits and vegetables to students and families at KIPP Douglass at their Joyful Food Market.

Fresh fruits and veggies at Early Childhood Academy
December 11, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia

USGBC staff volunteered with Martha's Table to hand out free fruits and vegetables to students and families at Early Childhood Academy at their Joyful Food Market.

Sustainability: The Future and Beyond!
December 11, 2018
Buenavista, Coahuila

Our team's project's goal is to educate and inspire students, teachers and staff about our impact on the Environment and benefits of having Sustainability goals.

Sustainability: The Future and Beyond!
December 12, 2018
Sabinas, Coahuila

Our team's project's goal is to educate and inspire students, teachers and staff about our impact on the Environment and benefits of having Sustainability goals.

Sustainability and The Future of Construction Presentation
December 14, 2018
Lexington, Massachusetts

A team from Gilbane Building Company delivered a presentation to approximately 65 students as well as teachers and school administrations regarding sustainability in construction and the future of the construction industry as it relates to green building and sustainable processes and principles.

CO2 in the classroom
December 19, 2018
Munich, Germany

Understanding the components of CO2, how it's created and its impact in the classroom. Use CO2 monitor to measure and explain to students how CO2 concentrations build up. Outline steps to improve air quality.

"Keep Whittier Beautiful"
December 20, 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Funding is requested for a portion of a "start up" project of beautifying a barren area of the school ground that is presently unused and is often trashed. The area measures some 50 X 100 feet and has three small trees and 3 old benches and an old table. It is currently an eyesore as people walk through it and toss their trash.

QED Hydroponics
December 30, 2018
Quincy, Massachusetts

To design and build an inexpensive and effective hydroponics system for schools

Energy Vampires @ Stadium High School
January 11, 2019
Tacoma, Washington

Students will be conducting an energy audit on items at school. There will be a discussion on what they can do to conserve energy in their every day life. The project will be done with two groups of students.

Energy Vampires @ Sammamish High School
January 15, 2019
Bellevue, Washington

Students will be conducting an energy audit on items at school. There will be a discussion on what they can do to conserve energy in their every day life. The project will be done with two groups of students.

Vegetable garden maintenance at TBK8
January 19, 2019
9020 Imperial Oak Blvd, Florida

USF workday to do the maintenance of the vegetable garden.

Preparation Vegetable Garden at Cork Elementary
January 19, 2019
Plant City, Florida
Greco Gardens
January 19, 2019
Temple Terrace, Florida
Vegetable Garden at Cork Elementary
January 26, 2019
Plant City, Florida

Vegetable Garden Installment.

Grey Water Pond System Construction Project
April 08, 2019
Asheville, North Carolina

At our Green Apple Day of Service (April 8th, Earth Day event) our students will be completing service projects across our campus.

Recycling Beyond the Bag
April 15, 2019
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

How do we, as protectors of Earth, go beyond everyday recycling efforts and increase recovery and recycling rates of plastic films? Education and awareness.

Creating Ocean Awareness for Our Student Body
May 09, 2019
Highlands Ranch, Colorado

This team of students is passionate about creating awareness among our student body of the many issues threatening our oceans today including plastic pollution, oil pollution, over-fishing, ocean acidification and climate change.

Emergency Preparedness Kits
May 10, 2019
Fort Collins, Colorado

Students will create emergency preparedness kits to have on hand at school in case of a natural, weather or another related emergency. The kits will be small enough to store in a classroom and will also be used to educate the Webber community on how to build an emergency kit for student homes.

Smart Energy Lab
May 15, 2019
Pescara, Pescara

Each class develops a theme among the following: the reduction of energy consumption in the school; the school as a resilient building to natural disasters (earthquake); the pollution of the seas; slow tourism.

Miles Jones Elementary '18-'19 Connect the Dots Project
May 31, 2019
Richmond, Virginia

Our overall project has three components. The first is to establish a recycling program at the school. The second is attach a rain barrel with a solar powered pump to the module in the back. The third is to enlarge the existing garden, with edible plants, and to create a compost bin.

Earth Force Chesapeake - Rooftop Farm @ IDEA PCS
June 30, 2019
Washington, District of Columbia
Baer School Safety City
August 01, 2019
Baltimore, Maryland

William S. Baer School is a public school in Baltimore City for children with severe disabilities. We would like to work with the school to create an outdoor track for the students to use for outdoor activities and physical training exercises.