United States
We would love to have a garden to table cooking club. We would use this mini-grant to purchase classroom cooking materials. We will harvest from our outdoor garden space as well as herbs grown in our classroom. My students have expressed interest in having a before school breakfast cookshop. We have a homeless shelter at our corner, we would love to partner with them and provide needy people with food from our harvest and cooking club.
United States
Roots & Shoots at CNU will work with the Newport News Master Gardner's to plan and plant a new riparian buffer at Causey's Mill on the edge of Lake Maury. School-groups and community members will be invited to help with the project to raise awareness of runoff problems. Signs will be posted on the property so all visitors will be able to learn about the riparian buffer, and how riparian buffers can be created on their own properties.
United States
The Roots & Shoots club will collaborate to come up with fun activities to hold each day and causes to benefit from these activities.
United States
'Finding Inner Piece' is a program that is designed to educate and inspire a diet that is earth sustainable and cruelty free..... to help children and adults connect with the energy in our earth through growing their own food and gain a respect for the planet on which we are visitors. We are focused on compassion for all sentient beings and focused on building a sense of community and peace through tolerance and working together for the good of the whole. Gardening skills and creating a community garden Knowledge of a more healthy plant based diet Cooking classes with parents and children with 2 EXPERT and professional Chef's that have had near death experiences and diseases that were healed with FOOD....... a plant based diet. Together we CAN and WILL find the missing "PIECE" that can bring Inner and World 'Piece' through love , tolerance and community.
Rwanda
12 months in MUHANGA District Rwanda, yes will be visible to the public
Portugal
We will buy materials and carbon monoxide detectors for people. We will raise funds with fundraising events to make money and spread awareness about the issue. We will start by raising funds inside of our school, if we see that it is going well we will try to make the project larger and try to raise even more funds.
United States
My Roots & Shoots club will hold a bakesale to sell various baked goods and other food items to raise money to send to an organization to support communities affected by the recent natural disasters.
United States
Teach students how to propagate native plants from seeds that are edible and have medicinal benefits.
Chile
S: Nuestro proyecto es medioambiental y social, en el cual se busca crear una conexión entre comunidad San Pedro con sus alrededores, se realizó por medio de diversas activid-ades, entre ellas, la entrega de cajas solidarias con ali-mentoa y útiles de primera necesidad. E: Our Project is focus on social and environmental is-sues. We want to achieve the connection between San Pedro community with the surroundings families and environment. We carry out different activities in and out of the school (fund raising activities and direct ask to our peers), but the most relevant was delivering boxes with different food items that the local families lack.
United States
We will meet at the Clinton Children’s Library and have grief specialists on hand as we create art with children in hospice as a means to work through some of the unbearable pain they are experiencing. We’ll also play and interact with them and their parents as they work through some very emotionally tough issues. The kids will have opportunities to express themselves by creating their own projects that deal with nature, animals, or something they feel passionate about.

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