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Youth Employment Skills Day

On two Saturdays in April, teens and young adults gathered at local workforce development centers in their community to build their employment readiness skills. A total of 43 young people between the ages of 14-21 attended Tree Trust’s Youth Employment Skills Day (YES-Day). Some participants of YES-Day will continue on to a 7 to 9-week paid internship with Tree Trust this summer. The goal of YES-D
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Lyndale Community School Students to Plant Trees at School

To see photos from this event, visit our Facebook. Lyndale Community School, Tree Trust, and CenterPoint Energy team up to create outdoor learning lab  (April, 2018) As part of the Tree Trust Learning with Trees program, 600 students, teachers, and community members of Lyndale Community School will plant 16 trees and nine shrubs on their school grounds in Minneapolis on April 30, 2018. This planti
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Meet Gordon, Tree Trust Branch Manager

Gordon Hanson is what we call a Branch Manager- a specially trained volunteer who guides groups of new volunteers through the tree planting process during our tree planting events. Gordon has been planting trees with us for more than 15 years, and over that time he’s helped volunteers plant hundreds of trees across Minnesota. Gordon’s reward is watching the sense of joy new volunteers get at our e
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