Photo Gallery: The $25,000 Christopher Columbus Awards Grant Winning Team, "The River Rangers"

Photo Gallery

2014 $25,000 Columbus Foundation Community Grant Winning Team "Bee Aware"

The River Rangers Team Photo

Left to right: Maria Melissaris, Claudia Button, Nathan Button, Kate Fitzpatrick and Coach Jenny Fitzpatrick.

Entry Title:
Bee Aware
Coach:
Jenny Fitzpatrick
School:
Tynecastle Academy
City/State:
Elk Banner, NC
Problem:
The declining honeybee population.
Solution:
Outreach effort to educate the public and business owners about the harmful effects various chemicals have on the honeybee population, and the potential environmental and human health disasters that could result if this situation isn't addressed.