Inspiring Green Space

Summer’s Just Around the Corner

Youth Say Yes to Tree Trust 

We Can Plant More Trees Together

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Read some of our stories below!

Success Story: Alesia

Alesia started working with Tree Trust’s Case Managers during her senior year of high school in 2011 through our Youth and Young Adult Services program.  Throughout her time with Tree Trust, Alesia accomplished many personal and professional goals. Tree Trust has helped Alesia gain certifications in CPR/FA and AED. She is also a Trained Medication Aide and previously worked as a personal car
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Success Story: Tara

Tara* has learned a lot of different skills through her summer job with Tree Trust – like the importance of getting to work on time and how to interact with different people – but the best skill she gained is communication. “My communication skills got a lot better,” she said. “I used to be anti-social and shy and didn’t like to talk to people, but now I do.” Tara added that she likes working on a
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Success Story: Rob

Rob* enjoyed his summer job with Tree Trust so much in 2012 that he applied again for the summer of 2014 – and was excited to be back! Rob is a member of a Youth Conservation Corps crew that has been hard at work building a so-called “bee shed” for preschool children to safely view honeybees and their hives at Dodge Nature Center. Rob, 18, has learned a lot about teamwork and working with diverse
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