Posts by Oregon Green Schools

Grants and Upcoming Events

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in News

Get the funding you need to launch your conservation project. East Multnomah Soil and Watershed Council’s annual grant cycle for the 2018 Partners in Conservation (PIC) grants program is coming up. Applications are due by 4pm on Thursday, December 15th this year. In order to be eligible for funding, projects or events must be located within the District service area (all Multnomah County east of the Willamette River) or serve its residents. Projects must show a clear public benefit in one or more of the following: habitat restoration or watershed health, soil erosion...

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WEBINAR:  Youth Engagement through Farm to School hosted by National Farm to School Network

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in News

December 7 , 2018  11:00-Noon Pacific Time Farm to school initiatives across the country are changing the way young people view and consume fresh, local foods and interact with their community. This month’s focus on youth engagement through farm to school will highlight unique approaches and initiatives to engage youth in their communities and food systems and empower youth to be leaders and active voices in the farm to school movement. Join us for the webinar to hear speakers from as they discuss initiatives, best practices, resources and more to boost youth engagement in farm to school....

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Support OGS through Holiday Give – a BottleDrop Fundraiser!

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in News

Support OGS through Holiday Give – a BottleDrop Fundraiser!

You can request to have a BlueBag sent to you, FREE OF CHARGE, to collect redeemable bottles and cans on behalf of Oregon Green Schools.

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Donate to OGS Just by Scanning Your Fred Meyer Rewards Card!

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in News

Donate to OGS Just by Scanning Your Fred Meyer Rewards Card!

  Did you know you can support Oregon Green Schools just by shopping at Fred Meyer with your Rewards Card? All you have to do is link your Rewards Card and scan it every time you shop at Fred Meyer. Whenever you use your Rewards Card, you will be helping OGS earn a donation from Fred Meyer. Just visit www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards and click ‘Link your Rewards Card Now’.  Search by typing in Oregon Green Schools or the number...

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Back to School News from Eco-Schools USA!

Posted by on Sep 12, 2017 in News

Back to School News from Eco-Schools USA!

Welcome back to school! As you’re planning your class activities this fall, don’t forget that as an Oregon Green School you are automatically registered in the National Wildlife Federation’s Eco-Schools USA program. If you haven’t already taken advantage of this opportunity to receive reciprocal status and a certificate with Eco-Schools USA at the Bronze Award level or higher, contact NWF’s Oregon Education Coordinator, Morgan Parks at parksm@nwf.org or 503-616-3613 for more information. News: Check out the Eco-Schools USA...

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