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Global Youth Service Day Collection Events Net 3,350 Balls for Project Green Ball

This past weekend Project Green Ball held successful collection events on Global Youth Service Day at Nashua Swim & Tennis Club and the Brown/Billone Club.  Approxately 50 kids age 9-18 participated by donating dead tennis balls to Project Green Ball.  … 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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Philadelphia Freedoms To Donate 2013 Season Balls to Project Green Ball

The Philadelphia Freedoms have agreed to donate tennis balls from their 2013 season to Project Green Ball.  The Freedoms join the Boston Lobsters as the second Mylan World TeamTennis team to donate tennis balls to Project Green Ball. Wilson Sporting … Continue reading

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Project Green Ball Initiates Ambassador and Volunteer Program

In response to requests from tennis fans, sustainability advocates and therapeutic riding supporters, Project Green Ball has initiated an Ambassador program.  The program allows supporters of Project Green Ball to assume leadership positions in regions throughout the United States to … 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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Project Green Ball Partners with the Boston Lobsters

Project Green Ball is pleased to announce that the Boston Lobsters, the New England franchise of Mylan World Team Tennis, have agreed to give all their used balls from the upcoming 2013 season to Project Green Ball.  In addition, Project … 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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Project Green Ball surpasses 61,000 balls collected!

Local area clubs have provided another 7,000 balls to Project Green Ball.  Leading the way is the Longfellow Club (4,300 balls), followed by Pine Brook Country Club (1,200 balls), Natick Racket Club (975 balls) and Nashua Swim & Tennis Club … 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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