Research Shows Visiting Urban Parks Makes You Happier

Article courtesy of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Occupational Therapy Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Occupational Therapy have published new findings that suggest spending 20 minutes in an urban park will make someone happier regardless of whether they are engaging in exercise or not during the visit. […]

2019 “Our Winning Green Space” Contest Now Open

Nominate Your Park, Playing Field or Public Green Space for a Chance to Earn a Free Renovation and a Professional Mower Package Project EverGreen, in partnership with Exmark Manufacturing, the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) and The Foundation for Safer Athletic Fields for Everyone (SAFE), join forces for the third annual “Our Winning Green Space” […]

Project EverGreen Announces 2019-20 Officers and Board of Directors

Project EverGreen announces the appointment of its 2019-20 officers and board of directors. The appointments were made at Project EverGreen’s annual meeting. Joe Shooner of Focal Point Communications takes over the reins as president from Dan Carrothers of FMC Corp. who served three years at the helm of the national non-profit. Carrothers will serve as […]

Project EverGreen Welcomes Arborjet and Ecologel Solutions to GreenCare for Troops Program

Project EverGreen is pleased to announce that Arborjet and Ecologel Solutions, leaders in plant health care solutions and water conservation management, has become an official sponsor of the GreenCare for Troops initiative. The needs based program for active-duty deployed service members provides complimentary lawn care and basic landscape services. In 2018, the program engaged close […]

Phoenix Project Hits Home Run for Local Community

Project EverGreen and the Sports Turf Managers Association put the spotlight on the nearly half-a-century old Lindo Park in South Phoenix, Arizona and gave the 22-acre park something it has always wanted: a real ball field. On January 21, more than 100 volunteers including sports field managers, lawn care professionals, landscape contractors, groundskeepers and neighborhood […]