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Project Green Ball Awards First “Green Ball” Certificate to The Longfellow Club

Project Green Ball awarded its first “Green Ball” certificate of recognition to The Longfellow Club in Wayland, Massachusetts, for donation of 10,000 tennis balls to PGB.  Longfellow recently passed the 10,000 ball donation level by contributing 1,800 additional balls to … Continue reading

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High Schools and Colleges Contribute Balls to Project Green Ball from Recently Completed Seasons

Now that the high school and college tennis seasons are winding down, we hope that coaches, players and athletic directors will remember Project Green Ball and contribute their dead balls to PGB’s tennis ball recycling initiative. Member schools in the … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Collection Campaign Exceeds 88,000 Balls

Project Green Ball’s dead tennis ball collection campaign passed the 88,000 ball mark due to a number of firsts this past month.  Most notably, we received the single largest donation of balls at one time from a donor – the … Continue reading

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Ambassadors and Volunteers Boost Project Green Ball Collection Efforts Across the US

Project Green Ball appreciates the efforts of its Ambassadors and volunteers who are expanding our collection efforts across the US. Chicago Project Green Ball Ambassador Alex Heil has planned a series of collection events at the following upcoming Gladiator Tennis … Continue reading

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Green Mitzvahs and Global Youth Service Day at Nashua Swim & Tennis and Brown/Billone Club

Five clubs and individuals contributed 5,425 balls to Project Green Ball.  PGB has now collected or has commitments for 75,632 tennis balls. Leading the way is Pine Brook Country Club with 1,925 balls donated.  Mt. Auburn Club contributed another 1,400 … Continue reading

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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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Project Green Ball and Global Youth Service Day

Project Green Ball has received a $1,000 grant from Disney Friends for Change for planning and implementation of a service project on Global Youth Service Day, a campaign of Youth Service America, and for Project Green Ball’s operations. The Nashua … Continue reading

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