Annual Philadelphia Spring Cleanup
Saturday April 2 9am-2pm
Deadline for applications has passed, but you can coordinate with anyone who has an endorsed partner application
Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival
3/31 through April 2 at the Philadelphia Film Center
Help for Low-Income Homeowners with House Repairs, Weatherization
Go to the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA), https://philaenergy.org/, and especially its Built to Last program, https://philaenergy.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/8-2020-PEA-Built-to-Last-Overview.pdf
Green Building United Sustainability Forum
Friday May 6 8am-7pm, Virtual and in-person at Penn State at the Navy Yard
Philly Enterprises: grant funding available to jumpstart your waste-reducing project!
Application Deadline: April 15, 2022
For Philadelphia businesses, nonprofits, and organizations. If you have an idea for a project that will reduce the amount of trash/waste you generate, apply for a Zero Waste Partnership Micro Grant from the Office of
Sustainability to fund your investment in a new, sustainable project. Grants will range between $250 and $1000.
EPA’s “Clean Air in Buildings Challenge”
The purpose of the challenge is to help building owners and operators improve indoor air quality and protect public health.
Key actions outlined in the Clean Air in Buildings Challenge include:
Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
Not in Philly?
You can still listen to all the great G-town Radio programing on the iPhone G-town Radio app, Tunein, Simple Radio.
Podcasts are available at
planetphiladelphia.com show archives page for the full broadcast or listen to individual interviews on
Spotify| Anchor| Google| PocketCasts| Breaker| RadioPublic.
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