Get Involved in the Green Apple Day of Service!

The Green Apple Day of Service on Sept. 29, 2012 is an opportunity for you to highlight the important work your organization does to create healthy and sustainable learning places. Service projects are already planned and registered at schools across the country and around the world. Now is the time for your organization to join this movement!

If you are interested in starting a Day of Service project, visit to find ways your organization can get involved. You can also watch and share a new video, or take a photo of a green apple to help spread the message that where we learn matters.

For inspiration, you should also explore GEF’s free sustainability programs that are part of National Green Week. Each program focuses on a different theme, such as energy, water, gardening, etc. and each has activities you can conduct with your group. Here are some ideas to get you started:

See you on Sept. 29!

About Green Education Foundation (GEF)

Mission Green Education Foundation (GEF), a non-profit organization, is committed to creating a sustainable future through education. Sustainability Education provides educators with the real-world applied learning models that connect science, technology, and math education with the broader human concerns of environmental, economic, and social systems. GEF provides curriculum and resources to K-12 students and teachers worldwide with the goal of challenging youth to think holistically and critically about global environmental concerns and solutions. Visit to register for free and to gain full access to GEF’s comprehensive library of standards-based lessons and activities.
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