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March 16 – What Trees Do for Us

March 2 – Tree Sale Season is Here

February 16 – First Look: Gravel Bed Nursery

February 2 – Tree Sales are Coming & more

January 19 – Sammy, the future Social Worker & more

January 4 – Looking Forward in 2017




A Catalog of Trees

The Learning with Trees program has been an important part of Tree Trust’s Community Forestry department since 1992. The program reinforces Tree Trust’s mission to increase the urban tree canopy, improve and increase education about the role trees play in our urban environment, and encourages environmental stewardship through community engagement. This past fall, Mikaela Buscher, Community Forestr
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Sammy, the future Social Worker

It was 2009 and Sammy had no high school diploma, a lack of employment history and was on his way to becoming an emancipated young person. He was looking for direction and support to help guide his steps to gain employment and complete college. It was through this search that got Sammy connected to Tree Trust’s JobPrep programs. Sammy’s first step was to gain work experience and employment skills.
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Success Story: Carl

Carl loves seeing a job well done. His favorite part of working with Tree Trust’s Youth Conservation Corps is, “working with your hands and learning hands-on how to actually do it all yourself.” It’s his third summer working with Tree Trust and the high school senior has learned a lot through the years. He’s always gotten along well with his crew leaders, and likes working on a team with other cre
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