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2021 Eastern NY Chapter Air & Waste Management Association (20th Annual) Earth Day Grant Program Summary

School Name

Location/ County

Project Name


Anderson Center for Autism
Staatsburg (Dutchess)
The Growing Gift
AW Becker Elementary School
Selkirk (Albany)
Absorbing Parking Lot Rainwater:  Problem Based Learning Project: Tackling Rainwater through Planning and Planting a Native Plant Rain Garden
Berlin Central School District
Berlin (Rensselaer)
Coral Propagation to Save the Reefs
The Charlton School
Burnt Hills (Saratoga)
Composting Techniques
Land to Learn
Beacon (Dutchess)
Scientific Gardeners
Maimonides Hebrew Day School
Albany (Albany)
Composting, Gardening and Sharing
Oakwood Friends School
Poughkeepsie (Dutchess)
Project Pollinator
Orville A. Todd Middle School
Poughkeepsie (Dutchess)
Pollinator Pathway
Orville A. Todd Middle School Poughkeepsie (Dutchess) The Growing Gift
Port Jervis High School
Port Jervis (Orange)
Monitoring Forest Succession and the Effects of the Emerald Ash Borer
Voorheesville Elementary School
Voorheesville (Albany)
The Orchard at Blackbird Paradise

Total Amount Funded (11 Grants) = $7,448

Sources of Funding for 2021 Grant Program (Earth Day Sponsors):

Platinum Level ($1,000+)

Silver Level ($250-$999)

Bronze Level ($50-$249)

Foundation for Engineering Education ($5,000)

Eastern NY AWMA Chapter

Stewart's Shops Holiday Match

Sander Bonvell

Heather Fariello

David Roecker

Bob Duff

Daniel Lang

Brian Noel

Paul Rappleyea

Andrea Simmons

Greg Sovas (in memory of Frank Peduto)


2021 Education Committee Members

Rod Aldrich, Sterling Environmental Engineering, P.C.

Dina Ayers, ALS Environmental

Sander Bonvell, Earth View Environmental

Bob Duff

Joe Farron, C.T. Male Associates (Chairperson)

Cris Hine, Ramboll

Dan Lang, NYSDOH (Chairperson)

Mona Larkin

Tom Seguljic, HRP Associates

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