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2015 Eastern NY Chapter Air & Waste Management Association (14th Annual) Earth Day Grant Program Summary

School Name


Project Name


Academy of the Holy Names


Earth Week Energy Watch & Sustainability Challenge


Anderson Center for Autism


Composting - Cycle of Life


Anna S. Kuhl Elementary

Port Jervis

Water Quality


Bell Top Elementary School

E. Greenbush

Save the Monarchs


Brushton-Moira Central SD


Pond Health Study


Coxsackie- Athens Central SD


Aquatic Learning Lab Phase 2


Farnsworth Middle School


Wildlife Monitoring at Farnsworth Middle School


Forest Park Elementary


Clean Pail Club Continued; Are We There Yet?


Glens Falls High School

Glens Falls

Water Quality Analysis in Glens Falls


Lake Pleasant Central School


Renewable Energy


Oakwood Friends School


Study of campus-wide headphone usage and effects of high dB level exposure


Poughkeepsie High School


It’s more than just a fish, Anguilla rostrata, environmental educators


Schenectady High School


Explorations in Alternative Energy


Shaker Road Elementary


Read, Write, Plant and Grow


So. Glens Falls High School

So. Glens Falls

Water Quality Assessment Project


St. Augustine's School


Growing Connections Through Hydroponics


St. Jude the Apostle School


Creek Stomp – Life Along the Kill


St. Mary’s School


St. Mary’s Strong- Growing Out of the Ashes


The Free School


A Garden For Everyone Care


The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs

Saratoga Springs

Transitioning to LED lights to improve student learning environment


Ticonderoga Central School


Community Weather Station


Ticonderoga Middle School


Water Quality Study


Total Amount Funded


Total Grant Applications Received = 52,    Total Grant Amount Requested = $34,338

Sources of Funding for 2015 Grant Program (Earth Day Sponsors):


Platinum Level ($1,000+)

Silver Level ($250-$499)

Bronze Level ($50-$249)

Eastern New York AWMA Chapter ($3,000+)

Consulting for Health, Air, Nature, & a Greener Environment, LLC

Bud Hovey

Daniel Lang

Foundation for Engineering Education ($3,000)

C.T. Male Associates

Andrea Simmons

David Roecker

Mark Corey



As part of our fundraising efforts for the 2015 Grant Program, proceeds from the 3rd Annual Peter B. Desrochers Memorial Golf Tournament held September 19, 2014 (±$6,600) included sponsorships from CDM Smith Inc.; Arcadis; MJ Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C.; C.T. Male Associates; Barton & Loguidice D.P.C.; CB&I; Consulting for Health, Air, Nature, and A Greener Environment, LLC; Accutest Laboratories; Parratt Wolff, Inc.; Adirondack Environmental Services Inc.; Alpha Analytical, Inc.; Covanta Energy; CHA; ESMI Companies; Great Lakes Environmental & Safety Consultants, Inc.; O’Brien & Gere; Phillips Lytle LLP; Pace Analytical Services, Inc.; Spectra Environmental Group, Inc.; TRADEBE Environmental Services, LLC; Young/Sommer LLC; Georgie Lussier; and Heather Fariello.

2015 Education Committee Members

Rod Aldrich, Sterling Environmental Engineering, P.C.
Dina Ayers, ALS Environmental
Joe Farron, C.T. Male Associates
Janet Forsell, O’Brien & Gere
Dan Lang, ARCADIS U.S., Inc. (Chairperson)
Georgie Lussier, Foit-Albert Associates
Thomas Puchner, Phillips Lytle LLP

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