TAG: military families

Project EverGreen’s Troops Awareness Week kicks off May 15

May 18, 2016By

Project EverGreen is celebrating National GreenCare for Troops Awareness Week May 15-21. The initiative raises awareness of the need to provide lawn care and landscape services to families of deployed military personnel and victims with service-related disabilities. Since its inception in 2006, 10,000 military families and veterans have registered to receive services and 5,000 green industry professionals have signed up to help,... read more

Let the light shine

July 17, 2015By
Photo: Green Oasis

From holiday light displays to fashion show fundraisers, Green Oasis is brightening lives however it can. For military families, the holidays can be particularly stressful. After all, decorating often isn’t a top priority when a loved one is deployed. The staff members at Green Oasis by Greener Grass Systems, based in Eau Claire, Wis., know this. They have been brightening... read more