Twelve tips for happy trees
The theme for this year’s celebration is Forest & Health and calls for giving, not just taking. Healthy native trees in abundance create happy people and a more vibrant planet.
Our GTI office is closed from March 1 – 15
Our Global Tree Initiative operational team will take a maintenance break from March 1 – 15. During this period, our platforms will still be available to you, but we will not respond to any emails or queries via our website or social media platforms.
A farewell message to Jorge
We will remember Jorge and everything he shared with us. His sweet adventures and lovely pictures.
Exciting update on #WalkForTheTrees2023
Mark tells us that “The walk will trace ancient routes across the traditional country of 4 of the 5 clans of the Ngurai Illum Wurrung (First Nations Peoples of the Kulin Nation): the Boonwurrung, the Woiworung, the Taungurong and the Djadjawurung. The walk will honor the original inhabitants who have occupied, cared for, and managed their country for at least the past 32,000 years (based on physical evidence along the route).
Why should we eat pulses more often?
This article will focus on (1) what makes pulses an environmentally friendly crop, and (2) the health benefits one can get from including pulses in one’s diet.
Join us in celebrating our founder’s birthday
On February 12, Tenzin Ösel Hita celebrates his birthday, and he is inviting us all to join his campaign to support the Global Tree Initiative.
Australian community walks to support the Global Tree Initiative!
Our two Australian coordinators, Mark Allaway and Jill Lancashire are planning a charity walk for the benefit of the Global Tree Initiative! The event is called “Walk for the Trees 2023”. The walk will take place closer to the end of March this year.
January 21 is National Squirrel Appreciation Day in the USA!
In preparation for celebrating this year’s squirrel appreciation day (21 January), Kat and Bonnie would love to hear from YOU!
A message of appreciation from our partner, Manica Youth Assembly
We are honored to share a heart-felt message of appreciation from our partner in Zimbabwe, Manica Youth Assembly!
The voice of our global community in 2022!
Thank you all for 2022. We look forward to what we will accomplish, together, in 2023!
Thank you for supporting our fundraiser!
A very big THANK YOU to everyone who supported our fundraiser, and for helping the Global Tree Initiative grow.
A thank you message from our founder, Tenzin Ösel Hita
Thank you so much for the kind donations that were made. We will put the money to use in a very transparent and clear way, so you can follow every single cent that comes in and goes out, and how it is spent.
Marianne’s birthday fundraiser
THANK YOU for celebrating your birthday with us, Marianne!
Jacie’s Giving Tuesday fundraiser
THANK YOU for celebrating Giving Tuesday with us, Jacie!
Fact sheet 2022
Have a look at our 2022 fact sheet, and rejoice in what we accomplished, together!
Marilo’s birthday fundraiser
THANK YOU for celebrating your birthday with us, Marilo!
A sneak peek at our new homepage!
As we have shared recently, we are starting an exciting, new chapter! Global Tree Initiative phase...
Thank you for joining Ösel’s talk!
We were delighted to see you on Zoom, during the conversation between our founder, Tenzin Ösel Hita and Anna Colao. Thank you to everyone who was there!
Thank you for joining Ven. Robina Courtin’s talk!
We were delighted to see you on Zoom, during the conversation between Venerable Robina Courtin and Nicole Zito. Thank you to everyone who was there!
A sneak peek at our new, fresh look!
As a sneak peek of what is coming, check out our new logo!