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Raising the 'Sustainability Flags' at the Sunflower+ Project
With the end of summer it's time to share memorable moments from the Old North St. Louis neighborhood and location of our first Sunflower+ Project. This includes a popular 'sustainability flags' project with the help of local school children.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: sunflower+ project, old north st. Louis, sunflowers, sustainability, green schools | View Count: (380)
MSD Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program: 2018-19 Round Awards Announced!
Get an update on our exciting work with Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to offer the Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program currently operating in it's fourth round (2018-19) and positively impacting the environment.  
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, small grants, project clear, native plants, storm water | View Count: (416)
Whether you're a seasoned member of the Green Business Challenge or you are just looking to get some information on how to make your business greener and current Corporate Sustainability practices, click to learn about upcoming events hosted by the Earthways Center and our partners!
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The Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program is Back!
Interested in rainscaping? Consider applying for the 2018-2019 Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, small grants, project clear, native plants, storm water | View Count: (963)
April is Earth Month and Full of Educational Opportunities!
April is a month filled with opportunities to learn more about the earth. Here are a few things we did this month to celebrate the place where we live, learn, work, and play!
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: earth month, sustainability events, earth day festival, chinese culture days, st. louis city nature challenge, 2018 world ecology medal, st louis climate summit | View Count: (249)
EarthWays Team Mentors Area Schools in Annual Green Schools Quest
This year, four EarthWays team members served as mentors for schools including: Christ Community Lutheran School, Rogers Middle School, Parkway Central, and Hazelwood West. These schools worked incredibly hard to find sustainable solutions where they live, learn and play.
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| Categories: Sustainable Solutions Highlights, Sustainability in the Community | Tags: USGBC, green schools quest, sustainability, education, sustainable solutions, St. Louis schools | View Count: (545)
EarthWays Center's Richard Reilly to Speak at SLACO’s 22nd Annual Regional Conference
Richard Reilly, The Energy Programs Manager of the Garden's EarthWays Center will be a featured panelist at the 2018 SLACO Regional Neighborhood Conference. He will be discussing the intersections of home health and energy efficiency among other things!
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: SLACO, energy efficiency, sustainability, healthy homes , earthways center | View Count: (1528)
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