TAG: Project EverGreen

Project EverGreen to sponsor thank-you note initiative

October 8, 2018By

Project EverGreen will sponsor a thank-you card writing initiative at this year’s GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 17-19 to say “thank you” to U.S. military personnel. “Sometimes the simplest gestures mean the most and taking a few minutes to write a note of appreciation is a way all members of the green industry can thank our military personnel for their... read more

Hundreds attend fundraiser for Project EverGreen

October 1, 2018By

Music and laughter filled the American Legion parking lot in Delano, Minn., as hundreds of people attended Band Blitz II, a fundraiser supporting Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops (GCFT). “Thriving lawns, trees and landscapes go beyond the aesthetics; they are an integral part of the social fabric of a community, and provide a safe yard for kids to play and... read more

Project EverGreen names Clinton, N.C., Parks & Rec winner of ‘green spaces’ contest

August 28, 2018By

When the Parks & Recreation Department of Clinton, N.C., was named the winner of the “Our Winning Green Spaces” contest, officials knew they would receive an Exmark Lazer Z X-Series mower package to help maintain the city’s parks and recreation facilities. What they didn’t expect to receive was a transformation. Clinton’s Royal Lane Park was the recipient of the park... read more

Project EverGreen’s second annual Band Blitz fundraiser set for Sept. 3

August 23, 2018By

Band Blitz II, a fundraiser benefiting Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops and Delano American Legion, is set for Sept. 8 from 7 to 11 p.m. The benefit will feature live music, food, drink and raffle drawings. It will take place at the Delano American Legion parking lot in Delano, Minn. Dick Jonckowski, long-time PA announcer for the University of Minnesota... read more

Project EverGreen kicks off GreenCare for Troops recruiting challenge

June 25, 2018By

On the heels of its GreenCare for Troops Awareness Week, Project EverGreen announced a recruiting challenge and commemorative T-shirt offer to attract new volunteers. The limited edition “Service is in Their DNA” T-shirt will be available until July 31, and a portion of every sale will go to support GreenCare for Troops. GreenCare for Troops, which celebrates its 12th year in... read more

Spring Touch rep throws out first pitch at Minnesota Twins game in support of GreenCare for Troops

June 14, 2018By

Spring Touch Lawn & Pest Control, based in St. Peter, Minn., threw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Minnesota Twins game at Target Field on June 2 in support of Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops. Project EverGreen recognizes this week—June 10-16—as GreenCare for Troops Awareness Week. GreenCare for Troops provides military families and post-9/11 veterans with a service-connected disability with... read more