Tag Archives: Wilson Sporting Goods

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 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 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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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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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 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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