Our Impact

Our impact: Since 2006, GreenCare for Troops is proud to work with dedicated volunteers to create greener, healthier lawns and yards for military families. 11000 Military families and disabled veterans who have registered for our program. 6000 Lawn and landscape professionals who have registered to volunteer for our program. $8 million Estimated value of volunteer […]

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 […]

Making Your Lawn the Best It Can Be This Spring

Every homeowner wants to make their patch of lawn shine like an emerald and for good reason. Not only is a thick, lush lawn aesthetically pleasing but green spaces are good for your health, wellness and budget. Studies have shown lawns having a cooling effect on your home – eight average front lawns have the […]