Planting a Stake in a Detroit Neighborhood Comeback

A Renovated Pingree Park Gives East Detroit Community A Springboard for Change Planting trees, improving grass play areas and painting backstops in November doesn’t seem to fit with the season when leaves and temperatures are falling, but the transformation of Detroit’s Pingree Park is starting to bloom right before the eyes of neighborhood residents. Project […]

There Is Still Time To Make A Difference

There is still time to enter Project EverGreen’S “Our Winning Green Space” contest and have a chance to win a top-of-the-line Exmark Mower package to help maintain much-needed athletic and recreational green spaces that provide local residents with greener, healthier and cooler places to exercise, connect and build community. The deadline to enter the contest, […]

Local Businesses, City of Detroit and Residents Collaborate to Renovate Pingree Park and Serve as a Catalyst for Change

Pingree Park is Getting a Makeover Renovation work begins this week at Pingree Park, an 18-acre park in an East Side Detroit neighborhood spanning from East Warren Avenue to East Canfield Street. Better walkways, updated landscaping for beauty and safety, renovated sports fields with improved grass surfaces, welcoming gathering spaces, much-needed pruning for the old […]

Band Blitz Raises Awareness, Money for GreenCare for Troops

Music and laughter filled the air throughout the beautiful September evening as hundreds of people attended the first Band Blitz fundraiser in support of GreenCare for Troops, a nationwide program providing free lawn and landscape services to eligible military families. Throughout the evening, three local bands took the stage to entertain and share the message […]

Personal Experience Drives Change for Hazlet, NJ Field Renovation

By Alyssa Sanchez Don Pucillo, president of Performance Nutrition, took the “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” restoration project for the Hazlet Youth Athletic League at Steven B. Paterson Memorial Football Field in Hazlet, New Jersey, personally. As a kid he played baseball on a field in desperate need of a facelift, while he saw other kids […]