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 […]

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 […]

“Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” Hits A Home Run With Oregon Project

Call it an extreme makeover but call it a vast improvement. The athletic and recreation fields at Walker Elementary School in Ashland, Oregon had struck out long ago when it came to providing a safe, attractive location to hold a ballgame. The fields were unused and not safe for children to use. That isn’t the […]

Project EverGreen Dedicates A Pair of Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids. Projects

Project EverGreen will dedicate a pair of Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids. projects in Hazlet, New Jersey and East Harlem, New York City this week, continuing the initiative’s mission to make athletic and recreational green spaces more accessible to children and communities to enjoy and benefit from. The dedication for the Steven B. Paterson Memorial Field […]