Entries by Project Evergreen

Transformation Part II: Project EverGreen Returns To Pingree Park This Weekend

Project EverGreen began revitalizing Detroit’s Pingree Park back in November of 2017. Now that summer has finally rolled around, Project EverGreen will again join the City of Detroit, green industry suppliers and volunteers to continue phase II of the Pingree Park makeover this Friday and Saturday, June 8-9. Pingree Park had fallen on hard times […]

GreenCare for Troops Volunteer Nathan Newlands To Throw First Pitch at Minnesota Twins Game

One of Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops phenomenal volunteers will represent the program when he throws out the ceremonial first pitch at the Minnesota Twins game this Saturday, June 2. Mankato, Minnesota-based Spring Touch Lawn & Pest Control’s Nathan Newlands will take the mound this weekend to show support for the program that provides military […]

Keeping Your Green Spaces Mosquito-Free This Summer

There has been significant media coverage this spring regarding the Zika virus. While there have been no confirmed transmissions of the disease in the United States, it does bring to the forefront the threat of mosquito-borne diseases including West Nile virus, chikungunya and dengue fever. How do you protect your and your family from mosquitoes […]

Celebrating 10 Years Of GreenCare for Troops and National GreenCare for Troops Awareness Week

For families of deployed military personnel and wounded or disabled veterans handling basic yard maintenance tasks can be a real challenge. To meet that challenge Project EverGreen established the GreenCare for Troops program to provide complimentary lawn and landscape care services to these deserving individuals. Project EverGreen is celebrating the 10th anniversary of GreenCare for […]

Designing the Perfect Backyard Greenspace

Landscaping is an art form. It requires planning, knowledge, and hard work. It entails a whole lot more to tree and shrub care than going to the local nursery, picking a couple of plants that look nice, digging some holes, and calling it a job done. Before you start a landscape project, you need to answer some […]