The Shenandoag School Corporation campus in rural Middletown, Indiana is to become the latest carbon offset wind power project from carbon offset project developer and supplier NativeEnergy, through its Help Build scheme. The 900kW turbine will generate clean energy for the K-12 school and avoid an estimated 13,000 tonnes of carbon emissions. In addition, the School will save a net of $1.7 million during the first 20 years of operation of the project.
Students, teachers and schools invited to enter to earn $500K in scholarships and grants for improving the world
TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Some people think teenagers only care about their cell phones and weekend plans. However, the teenagers who participate in the Lexus Eco Challenge prove that they are dedicated to making the world a better place for future generations.
This post was written by Danielle Freeman, World Class Manufacturing resource manager.
Imagine how satisfying it would be to prompt a kid to say “Thank you for making science something I want to know about again” — especially if you’re a scientist yourself. Clorox employees like me, who volunteer in our Science Education Program, actually hear words like that from the students we work with.
Company Partnership with Glasswing International and U.S. Agency for International Development to Provide Funding for School Renovation and Volunteers for After-School Programs Expands to Honduras
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel, today announced that it has expanded to Honduras its successful Central American school renovation and after-school youth club programs in partnership with Glasswing International.
WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass., April 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Increasingly Americans are putting their values, and their dreams for a better world, into action through their shopping choices, and Fair Trade is the best known example. People also want to do more of their shopping online. Through a new, totally re-imagined online web store, shop.EqualExchange.coop, Equal Exchange―the Fair Trade pioneer and nation’s leading Fair Trade brand―has just delivered a solution to meet these needs where they come together.
Environmental campaign based on a popular radio drama motivates students to get involved
April 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Primary schools across St. Lucia are bubbling with excitement after being visited by a White-breasted Thrasher, Iguana, Coral and “Tin Tin” as part of a series of activities that are being led by PCI Media Impact as part of My Island-My Community.
The students played, sang and asked questions with the mascots as part of a campaign to raise awareness about the important role that nature plays in protecting the community from climate change.
The Lincoln Financial Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Lincoln Financial Group, recently sponsored a field trip to the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia through our partnership with Teach For America (TFA). Fifty-seven eighth grade students from the city’s Antonia Pantoja Charter School spent an educational day touring the exhibits. Lincoln Financial Group underwrites the Franklin Institute’s ACCESS program, which provides free field trips for students from underserved schools.
Program Rallies Coordinators to Collect $75 Million more by end of 2013
MINNEAPOLIS, March 5, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - Box Tops for Education® today announced that as of March 2013, the program has earned $525 million for schools across the country through all Box Tops programs since 1996. In just the past year alone, Box Tops donated $47 million to schools across the United States. With school budget cuts happening across the nation, Box Tops has become increasingly important as it provides unrestricted dollars to help schools, and the pro