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Project EverGreen kicks off ‘Healthy Turf’ Awareness Week

July 8, 2016By

    Project EverGreen designated July 10-16 as national “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” Awareness Week. The initiative is intended to raise recognition of the program and spotlight its efforts to provide healthy, safe athletic and recreational green spaces for America’s children. Much of the program’s focus is on addressing childhood obesity, the rates of which have doubled and quadrupled in the... read more

SnowCare for Troops Awareness Week launches

November 5, 2015By

With snowy winter weather coming for many parts of the country, Project EverGreen launches its inaugural National SnowCare for Troops Awareness Week to raise the profile of the program and to spotlight the efforts of the volunteers and the military families and wounded and disabled veterans it serves. The week coincides with the observance of Veterans Day on Nov. 11.... read more

Project EverGreen hosts mower giveaway raffle

August 25, 2015By

Project EverGreen is hosting a Great Mower Giveaway Raffle to supports its “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” Intiative, which revitalizes recreational and athletic green spaces across the country. Those who purchase a raffle ticket are eligible to win an Exmark Lazer Z X-Series mower with a new suspended operator platform, as well as a 60-in. UltraCut Series 6 cutting deck and... read more

Project EverGreen volunteers revitalize alley in Cleveland

June 25, 2015By

Project EverGreen, a Cleveland-based nonprofit, along with Painesville, Ohio-based Yardmaster and Cleveland-based Land Studio, revitalized an alleyway in Cleveland, June 24. Volunteers from Landscape Management and other industry members also participated. The area—Gould Court, located between Mitchell’s Ice Cream and Soho Kitchen & Bar in the Ohio City neighborhood—transformed from a bumpy brick alley to a green oasis for passersby and... read more

Project EverGreen renovates Georgia park

April 15, 2015By

Project EverGreen completed its first 2015 “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” project, renovating the entranceway to Wallace Park in Mableton, Ga. Working in partnership with the Cobb County (Ga.) Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department (PRCA), Project EverGreen and volunteers, led by Ruppert Landscape, designed and delivered a facelift to restore and renew the landscape at the park’s entrance. The park... read more

Project EverGreen extends GCFT to wounded, disabled veterans

March 26, 2015By

Project EverGreen expanded its GreenCare for Troops (GCFT) program to include wounded and disabled veterans in addition to families of currently deployed military personnel. The program, now in its ninth year, provides military personnel and their immediate families with free lawn care and landscape services from registered volunteers for the length of deployment, typically nine months to one year. The... read more