Carpe diem (Seize the moment)

WOW, what a great response, not to mention a perfect example of why we all should ‘Seize the Moment.’ Let’s think about the impact that this change in hotel policy will have on our environment and on future generations.

OMG Founders Meet with Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy

OMG Founders Meet with Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy

OMG has partnered with the folks at TerraMar and Jason Learning in an effort to ensure our curriculum is made available to the largest student audience possible.

Jack Johnson is teaming up with OMG to protect our oceans

Help us raise funds! Jack Johnson’s charity is matching donations contributed to us at the show or directly to our organization through September 1st, up to a total of $2,500.00

Lighting Recycling Tips

Lighting Recycling Tips

Lighting technology is currently in the midst of revolutionary change. The incandescent light bulbs that were the standard for a century are being phased out in favor of more cost-effective and eco-friendly versions.

Plastic Paradise: A Film Screening with OMG Founders!

Plastic Paradise: A Film Screening with OMG Founders!

OMG cordially invites you to join us for a screening of the award winning documentary, Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Interview with Olivia and Carter on National Geographic Website

Posted on Oct 30, 2013 in Environmental Conservation, OMG News
Interview with Olivia and Carter on National Geographic Website

Check out this great interview Olivia and Carter did for the News Watch blog on the National Geographic website.

Jack Johnson Helps OMG Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution

Jack Johnson Helps OMG Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution

Plastic Pollution is considered one of the largest environmental threats to communities and animals around the world.

Please Switch to More Renewable Energy

Please Switch to More Renewable Energy

As a monopoly, Georgia Power is regulated by the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC)- made up of five elected officials. Every three years, Georgia Power is required to file an ‘Integrated Resource Plan’ (IRP) for approval by the PSC.

OMG Founders Present at the Shandon United Methodist Church

OMG Founders Present at the Shandon United Methodist Church

Olivia and Carter were invited to speak at Shandon UMC in Columbia SC over the weekend and we had an amazing group of almost 200 church members join our presentation. The kids delivered a message to the congregation about the need for everyone to get involved with caring for ALL of God’s creations.

OMG Founders Speak at Green Schools National Conference in Denver Colorado

OMG Founders Speak at Green Schools National Conference in Denver Colorado

OMG was invited to present our Plastic Awareness Week curriculum program and to take part in a unique forum opportunity labeled Solutions Summits.

OMG Joins Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta for their EPA Event

OMG Joins Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta for their EPA Event

If you would like to learn more about OMG’s environmental education program, our Plastic Awareness Week curriculum program, or about our Plastic Awareness Coalition, please send us an email of give us a call.

OMG Attends the Georgia Science Teachers Association 2012 Conference

OMG Attends the Georgia Science Teachers Association 2012 Conference

Olivia and Carter were recently invited to conduct a workshop about their Plastic Awareness Week curriculum program for the attendees at the 2012 Georgia Science Teachers Association Conference held at the Hyatt Hotel in Atlanta GA.

OMG founders speak at the Salvation Army’s Re-Effect Conference

OMG founders speak at the Salvation Army’s Re-Effect Conference

Olivia and Carter’s sincere commitment to everything they do was again apparent during the Salvation Army’s Re-Effect conference and we feel confident that our programs are something which will benefit each of the communities the Salvation Army serves.

SKA Academy of Art and Design’s Plastic Awareness Program

SKA Academy of Art and Design’s Plastic Awareness Program

Recently we had the opportunity to present our program “Plastic Awareness Week” program to the extremely talented students from the SKA Academy of Art and Design school in Duluth GA. Co-founder of the school Dr. Leng Chee Chang (who is a Graduated with Ph.D. Degree in Pharmacognosy from University of Illinois at Chicago) heard about our program and invited Olivia and Carter to come and teach to several of their classes over the course of several weeks.

EEA Outdoor Learning Symposium

EEA Outdoor Learning Symposium

The 15th annual Outdoor Learning Symposium was held Friday, October 21, 2011, at Georgia Perimeter College: Decatur Campus. This year’s theme, “Leaving Footprints : Natural Paths to Learning”, evolved from many different modes and methods of Outdoor Learning. It truly refers to leaving lasting impressions or “footprints” in the minds of students and using the natural world as a path to accomplishing the many standards and concepts that must be taught and learned along the way. OMG was invited to feature our “Plastic Awareness Week” curriculum program to the many teachers and educators in attendance.