Pepsi Refresh Project
Election season is over, but one organization still wants your vote.
ANOTHER CHANCE: St. Louis' Operation Brightside moved from No. 275 to No. 35 last month in the competition for a $250,000 grant from the Pepsi Refresh Project, thanks to strong online voting.
GREEN FOR GREENING: Executives at our town's Gateway Greening were surprised live on the NBC "Today Show" yesterday to learn that they had been awarded $50,000 by the Pepsi Refresh Project.
Rick Delashmit had two volunteers hand out large, white napkins to their fellow third-graders sitting on the gym floor. He told the students, "This is your landing pad for the fruits and vegetables you will be eating today."