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Green Kid Crafts Wins Top Industry Awards

By August 27, 2019August 25th, 2020No Comments

Green Kid Crafts Wins Top Industry Awards: Parents Choice Award® and NCW Eco-Excellence Award®

SAN DIEGO – PRNewswire – Green Kid Crafts, the award-winning kids’ STEAM subscription kit and leader in teaching kids environmental education, today announced top industry awards for the fastest growing and third largest kids subscription box. 

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Celebrating shipment of its millionth kit this month, Green Kid Crafts has grown an astounding 765 percent over the past two years with no signs of slowing down.

Green Kid Crafts Founder Penny Bauder founded and bootstrapped the company in 2010. Green Kid Crafts shipped its millionth kit this month and has inspired more than 1,000,000 kids to think about and take a leadership role in sustainability.

In a saturated subscription box market, Green Kid Crafts stands out through its thoughtfully developed and sustainable content—created by educators and scientists—which empowers kids to think creatively about environmental stewardship through development of STEAM skills, while helping families spend quality time together.

Eco-Excellence Awards

Another Top Industry Award was given to Green Kid Crafts after becoming the winner of “Best Subscription Box” Category in the 2019 Eco-Excellence Awards™. The awards, now in their 9th edition, are the only ones of their kind to recognize excellence in social and environmental sustainability for products, services, and companies across the health and wellness industries.

Parents’ Choice Recommended Award

The Top Industry Awards doesn’t end there. The Parents Choice Awards today awarded Green Kid Crafts with one of its highest honors: a Parents’ Choice Recommended Award®. The Parents’ Choice Recommended Awards are given to kids’ subscription boxes judged as being the highest quality and most appealing products in their genre. Criteria for judgments include the highest production standards, universal human values and a unique, individual quality that pushes the product a notch above others.

Green Kid Crafts Wins Top Industry Awards

“From launching Green Kid Crafts out of my garage to shipping out our millionth box, we are incredibly grateful to our hardworking and dedicated team and our enthusiastic customer base for helping us reach this significant milestone,” said Penny Bauder, Founder of Green Kid Crafts. “We are humbled and honored to receive these awards (Top Industry Awards) and recognition for simply pursuing our passion and mission to foster a generation of creative, environmental leaders.”

About Green Kid Crafts

Green Kid Crafts is a subscription box service that provides educational STEAM and nature-based activities that help kids connect, communicate, and build relationships. Projects and ideas are researched and tested, saving families time and money on at-home activities. Green Kid Crafts encourages creativity, literacy, and environmental education through thematic kits designed by educators and scientists to foster a generation of environmental leaders. Science, geography, math, art, technology, and engineering are woven into each themed kit, all made with carbon-neutral, sustainable materials. 

About Parents’ Choice Foundation

Established in 1978 as a 501c3, Parents’ Choice Foundation® is the nation’s oldest nonprofit guide to quality children’s media and toys. Best known for the Parents’ Choice Awards® program, the Parents’ Choice Award® Seals are the Foundation’s internationally recognized and respected icons of quality. Learn more at


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