Certificates of Recognition
Growing Together 25th Anniversary
$200 Mini-Grants
Project of the Month

Latest Projects and News

A step-by-step guide to submitting and completing a project report.

A new resource to help educators visualize a timeline for their Roots & Shoots service campaigns.

Stewart M., a member of the 2015 NYLC, reflects on the group’s accomplishments in 2015 and how he has grown through his participation.

by Anne Gilliland-Cheek
Educator and graduate student
Miami University and Denver Zoo Project Dragonfly 

Western Connecticut State University continues a legacy of environmental commmunity work.

In partnership with the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) in Costa Rica, Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots is offering one scholarship...

Broadway Producer Lindsay Meck revives her old play about Dr. Jane and brings it to the Roots & Shoots community.

Latest Buzz

Dr. Jane Goodall's Facebook hit 900,000 likes and we're celebrating :) Click to hear Dr. Jane's video message about why social media is one of her reasons for hope. AND, enter the contest to win a prize!! ENTER HERE: http://goo.gl/zRWcbr
Committed to increasing compassion for all? Then the Institute for Humane Education's online #humaneed programs, accredited through Valparaiso University, could be for you. Summer 2016 application deadlines for the M.Ed., M.A. or Certificate program is May 5. #BeASolutionary apply today: http://bit.ly/1quk6SP
Educators, students, families, and lifelong learners: Register now for Share Fair Nation's upcoming FREE 5/21 Share Fair KIPP: DC! www.kippdc.org/news/save-date-share-fair-nation-kipp-dc
Anthony Vargas New York City Student at University at Buffalo; Explorer Assistant Chief for the NYPD Explorers Program Years Involved with Roots & Shoots: 2014 Position: U.S. National Youth Leadership Council "Roots & Shoots has helped me build a network of amazing individuals that will be the future of this world. They have helped me in terms of development for projects and in methods to reach out to my community. I thank Roots & Shoots for all they've done for me and cannot be anymore grateful for the support of Roots & Shoots staff." Read more #RootsandShoots25 stories: www.rootsandshoots.org/25stories
We've been playing on Pinterest :) We especially enjoyed putting together our "Laugh With Us" board in honor of World Laughter Day which was yesterday!
Last chance! U.S. #RootsandShoots groups, submit your projects by Sunday to claim your official 2016 Certificate of Recognition signed by Dr. Jane. For more details visit www.rootsandshoots.org/certificateofrecognition
Happy #ArborDay, Roots & Shootsers! Tell us about your Arbor Day projects on rootsandshoots.org and if you plant a tree today, add it to the #Rootsandshoots25 Growing Together Map: www.rootsandshoots.org/25years_USA
Could this "bee" any more exciting? Yay Doane Roots & Shoots!
We're feeling inspired by Allie Boyer, orangutan ally and member of the Roots & Shoots U.S. National Youth Leadership Council (oh, and Nickelodeon HALO star!) Purses4Primates
Here's a #Rootsandshoots25 #ThrowbackThursday in honor of #ArborDay which is tomorrow, April 29! In October 2001, the #RootsandShoots group at Kingsley Montessori School in Boston, MA completed this "Save a Tree" Project. How will you be celebrating Arbor Day? What about a project like this one OR plant a tree in honor of the Roots & Shoots 25th Anniversary! www.rootsandshoots.org/25years_USA