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Environmental Education Grants

Environmental Education Grants

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Environmental education mini grants are available


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We live in a beautiful region surrounded by water. It impacts everything from the food we eat to the fun we have as well as our economic livelihood. Our daily actions have a lasting impact and it's up to us to protect and restore our waterways. It takes a community of individuals making small changes to make a difference. Getting involved in the Bay Star programs is one way you can be part of the effort to protect our region's most defining natural resource, water.

What’s the good, green word?
askhrgreen.org1 day ago

It’s about now when we all start getting cabin fever. Here’s something fun to do to get out of the house and be green… Go thrifting! What are some of the very best, sure-fire things to look for at second-hand stores?

askhrgreen.org3 days ago

There are two kinds of people in Hampton Roads right now: those who want to build a snow man ☃️ and those who say snow, snow, go away. 😒 Which one are you?

Whether you're twirling with joy or begrudgingly digging out...
askhrgreen.org3 days ago

Have you ever wondered if you could change the world? Well, you can -- and here's the proof. At just 14 year olds Joshua Nichols and Luke Marston have created The Bee Byway, a coalition of local organizations working together to add vital pollinator habitat...
askhrgreen.org4 days ago

👑🦸‍♀️With Presidents’ Day as a catalyst, we thought hmmm, which president was the greenest? We found lots of presidents, but what caught our eye was a wonderfully green First Lady...
Lady Bird Johnson tirelessly advocated for protection of natural resources. The...
askhrgreen.org6 days ago

Are you taking the leap? Learn more about Shiver in the River!
#ShiverInTheRiver Keep Virginia Beautiful
askhrgreen.org1 week ago

This Valentine's Day, find out if you're (unknowingly) in a toxic relationship with our local waterways....then learn how to show them some love. 🌊❤️

#ValentinesDay #LoveTheBay