School District of Palm Beach County – Please follow the link to see what “green” initiatives have been taken and implemented throughout the School District of Palm Beach County. For Palm Beach County public school teachers, please contact the Recycling and Sustainability Coordinator, Lisa Toy, at Lisa.Toy@palmbeachschools.org to have a free collection bin delivered to your school.
Recycling at Events – This PDF file offers ideas to successfully incorporate recycling programs and other green practices into your schools special events.
Upcycle your school’s waste – Through TerraCycle, your Green School Team can launch a collection team or join an existing collection team to begin collecting drink pouches, yogurt cups, energy bar wrappers and chip bags. Once these materials are collected they can be sent to TerraCycle and in return TerraCycle will donate at least two cents per item to your school or charity of your choice.
Growums – A green fundraising company that helps provides products for your school to growing themed gardens, and/or use them for fundraising.
Caps of Love – Have your students collect and sort plastic caps and lids. Caps of Love will take donations of sorted caps and lids, sell them, and use the proceeds to purchase wheelchairs for disabled children.