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Project Green Ball Surpasses 70,000 Balls Collected

Project Green Ball received over 4,000 additional tennis ball donations, bringing the total of collected or committed tennis balls to 70,207. Over 125 million balls are used every year in the United States.  Project Green Ball helps the environment by … Continue reading

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More More More Balls! Project Green Ball collection tops 65,000 tennis balls

Thanks to the Cohasset Tennis Club (1,250 balls), Longfellow Wayland (750 balls) and Natick Racket Club (450 balls) for contributing balls to Project Green Ball!  The usual suspects are to be thanked – Elaine Cosseboom and Bud Schultz at Cohasset, … Continue reading

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Two new clubs donate to Project Green Ball; Over 63,000 balls in total collected

The Mount Auburn Club (850 balls) and the Kingsbury Club (250 balls) have joined over 20 other clubs, schools and camps in donating balls to Project Green Ball.  Together, with new balls donations from the Natick Racket Club (500 balls), … Continue reading

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Thoreau Club Contributes an Additional 1,675 Tennis Balls to Project Green Ball

The Thoreau Club in Concord, MA today contributed another 1,675 tennis balls to Project Green Ball.  So far the Thoreau Club has contributed 2,955 balls to PGB.  Kudos to Rick Sharton and the folks at PGB for thinking of us … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball collects over 51,000 tennis balls!

Thanks to Bosse Sports and Health Club, Cohasset Tennis Club and Longfellow Wayland, Project Green Ball has now collected or has commitments for over 51,ooo tennis balls.  Bosse Sports and Health Club contributed a whopping 2,280 balls!  Cohasset donated 570 balls and … Continue reading

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New England Clubs Contribute Over 5,000 More Balls to Project Green Ball

Project Green Ball is happy to announce that the following tennis clubs have contributed, in total, 5,195 balls to Project Green Ball: Nashua Swim & Tennis Club – 2,140 balls Pine Brook Country Club – 1,685 balls Longfellow Club – … Continue reading

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Wayland Clubs Support Project Green Ball

The Longfellow Club, in Wayland, Massachusetts, now hosts the third collection bin for Project Green Ball!  Thanks to Laury Hammel and Phil Parrish for believing in us. In addition, the Wayland Tennis & Swim Club in Wayland, Massachusetts has contributed another 317 … Continue reading

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Bring Out Yer Dead! Bring Out Yer Dead! (Tennis balls, that is)

In the immortal words of Monty Python, Bring Out Yer Dead!  Bring Out Yer Dead!  Dead Tennis balls, that is! Because we just struck a deal with our equestrian turf manufacturer, IGK Equestrian, to donate a tennis ball-based equestrian turf … Continue reading

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3 NEPSAC Schools Donate Balls to Project Green Ball

Three member schools of the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) – The Dana Hall School in Wellesley, MA, The Rivers School in Weston, MA and St. Paul’s School in Concord, NH – together, have donated 740 balls to Project Green … Continue reading

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Dana Hall School Installs First Tennis Ball-Based Equestrian Turf

In late August, the Riding Center of The Dana Hall School, located in Wellesley, Massachusetts, installed the first tennis ball-based equestrian turf.  The turf was manufactured by IGK Equestrian and includes around 7,000 ground tennis balls provided by Project Green Ball. After … Continue reading

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