By: Lindsay LaSala, corporate and foundation communications manager, ScottsMiracle-Gro
Back in April, I shared the story of how our manufacturing facility in Temecula, California had shifted its operations in the midst of COVID-19 to produce and coordinate the donation of 9,000 face shields to first responders in critical need areas across the U.S.
At the time, we were honored to play even a small role in the fight against COVID-19, but we also knew there was more work to be done.
We believe good can grow anywhere. That’s why we’re committed to GroMoreGood™ everywhere.
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GroMoreGood is our promise to our communities, our planet, our consumers, our partners and each other. It’s our desire to bring goodness to every person and every patch of the Earth. GroMoreGood reflects who we have always been and what we stand for.
By: Michele White, Program Manager for the National Recreation and Park Association
If you are a pollinator lover like me, September is going to be an exciting month. Why? Well, in September, parks in communities around the country will be hosting BioBlitz events where park staff and community members come together to support and celebrate the variety of pollinators and plants in their area. Parks are hosting BioBlitz events as a way to find and better understand the number of pollinators––and pollinator-friendly plants––in their communities.
By: Michael Craig, The Charles Drew Transition Center Horticulture Program, GroMoreGood Grassroots Grant Winner
When the pandemic hit in March, The Charles R. Drew Transition Center, along with every other school within the Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD), closed to keep students and faculty safe and healthy.
Recently at ScottsMiracle-Gro, we began to share more about our purpose to GroMoreGood everywhere. GroMoreGood defines how we see our responsibility to our communities, our planet, our consumers, our partners and each other.
As we thought about sharing this purpose with the world, we felt that one of the best ways to tell the GroMoreGood story was through the voices of our environmental and community partners. We asked them things like, “What makes a good company?” “What do you look for in a partner?” and “What makes ScottsMiracle-Gro a good partner?” Here’s what they had to say:
By Lindsay LaSala, Corporate and Foundation Communications Manager
At ScottsMiracle-Gro, we believe that good can grow anywhere. This belief drives our corporate purpose to GroMoreGood everywhere. Nowhere is this purpose more evident for me than in our gardens and greenspaces community outreach initiatives.
By Jim Hagedorn, Chairman and CEO, ScottsMiracle-Gro
We recently announced our corporate purpose to GroMoreGood everywhere, which goes beyond the products we put on store shelves to push our company to think bigger and be better when it comes to our communities, the planet, our consumers, our partners and our family of associates.
By Gretchen Wilson, PLA, ASLA, LEED AP; Louise Bordelon; and Cinceré Eades | Posted on August 4, 2020
Interested in learning more about BioBlitzes? You can also sign up to host a Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz this September in your own community and receive tools to help you plan a virtual event with physical distancing in mind.