Tag Archives: Tennis Balls

New Milestones in Tennis Ball Recycling

In case you missed it, this past week marked two exciting milestones in tennis ball recycling.  Together with our partner, IGK Equestrian, Project Green Ball facilitated the donation of an equestrian turf to The Shared Living Collaborative (SLC) in Merrimac, … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Announces College Tennis Recycling Program and Teams with Donovan Tennis Strategies at Upcoming College Recruiting Showcases

Project Green Ball, a non-profit corporation promoting recycling of tennis balls, is pleased to announce its college tennis recycling program. With help from Wilson Sporting Goods, the maker of NCAA official tennis ball, Project Green Ball has assisted the UC … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball to Participate in Global Youth Service Day at The Thoreau Club on April 12, 2014

Project Green Ball (PGB) will participate for the second consecutive year in Global Youth Service Day. PGB will exhibit and collect balls on April 12, 2014 at the boys and girls 12 and under USTA Level 6 Challenger Circuit Event … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Featured on WCVB Channel 5 Boston Strong Segment

Project Green Ball and its founder Benjamin Soloway were featured on a Boston Strong segment tonight on WCVB Channel 5.  The segment highlighted the sources and mission of the project, as well as the installation of the first tennis ball-based … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Facilitates $10,000 UPS Foundation Grant to EquiCenter to Purchase Tennis Ball-Based Riding Surface

Project Green Ball, Inc. organized and facilitated a grant of $10,000 from the UPS Foundation to EquiCenter in order to purchase a tennis ball-based surface for its indoor riding arena. EquiCenter will purchase the ball-based surface from Project Green Ball’s … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Collects Over 100,000 Tennis Balls

In just over one year since commencing collection efforts, Project Green Ball has received donations of over 100,000 tennis balls. Recent donors include: The Longfellow Club (1800 balls), Wightman Tennis Center (450), Belmont Hill School (250), Pine Brook Country Club … Continue reading

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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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