Planting trees, sharing moments of joy!

Planting trees, sharing moments of joy!

Planting trees, sharing moments of joy! Manny and Yolaine Jooste from Kirkwood, South Africa, tell us about their tree-planting experience. Since the last decade, Manny and Yolaine have planted many trees together. Recently, they bought a new house and started to...
Why the Global Tree Initiative? January 2022

Why the Global Tree Initiative? January 2022

An article by Jacie Keeley, the Global Tree Initiative director. Why the Global Tree Initiative? Sometimes, I am asked to talk about the Global Tree Initiative (GTI). People want to know why it is different from other tree-planting organizations; what makes the GTI...
A wish fulfilled!

A wish fulfilled!

A wish fulfilled! Annelies van der Heijden, our generous donor, and tree-planter, tells us about the trees she recently planted. Together, with her friend, Annette, and brother Fons, they planted nineteen trees on the West Coast of Holland near the beach house of...
Thank you for your generosity!

Thank you for your generosity!

Dear friends, THANK YOU for your generosity! We wholeheartedly appreciate the kindness of everyone that contributed to our GivingTuesday and Giving December campaigns. A total of $5,275.50 was raised – a little bit less than half of our target of $13,000.00...
Ask me (almost) anything, January 2022

Ask me (almost) anything, January 2022

Mark was recently asked: β€œDo trees / plants store the same amounts of CO2, regardless of where they are on the globe?” Mark’s response is that it is a bit complicated and can be confusing to those of us who just want a quick answer to the question. 1. Oceans...