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COP27: A Look Ahead at This Critical Moment for Our Planet

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A year has passed since global leaders renewed their climate commitments at the COP26 in Glasgow. Today and for the next two weeks, leaders convene again in Egypt for COP27, where critical conversations around the future of climate action will continue.

The Arbor Day Foundation and J.M. Huber Corporation to Strengthen Forests and Communities Around the World

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LINCOLN, Neb., October 19, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and J.M. Huber Corporation (“Huber”) are expanding their partnership to focus tree planting efforts on forests and neighborhoods that need trees the most in the U.S. and around the globe. This year, the partnership will provide support for nine reforestation projects, an urban community tree planting event, and additional tree planting opportunities for Huber employees.

The Arbor Day Foundation and Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation Partner to Plant Trees in Cities Across the World Through Urban Tree Initiative

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LINCOLN, Neb., October 10, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation have partnered to provide urban forestry plantings in 20 project locations across the globe throughout the coming year. The Urban Tree Initiative program will focus tree planting and distribution efforts in cities and towns across Enterprise’s operating markets.

Trees Can Help "Get it Done"

Climate Week 2022 touts nature-based solutions like trees to help fight climate change
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With Climate Week 2022 kicking off this week, the Arbor Day Foundation is excited to jump into conversations focused on meaningful action and lean into this year’s theme: “Get it Done,” which is especially appropriate as we continue to see the devastating effects of climate change wreak havoc on our planet. The urgency is clear, and the best path forward, now, is by planting trees.

Trees are the most scalable and cost-efficient carbon-capture technology currently available

Wild Birds Unlimited Partners With the Arbor Day Foundation to Restore Migratory and Song Bird Habitats in North American Forests

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LINCOLN, Neb., September 15, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation and Wild Birds Unlimited have partnered to plant trees in forests across the United States and Canada. These targeted planting projects will help restore areas of degraded habitat that house vulnerable species of migratory birds, song birds, and a variety of other wildlife.

Arbor Day Foundation Accelerates Local Tree Plantings in Neighborhoods of Greatest Need Through Community Resiliency Grant Program

Bank of America provides $250,000 to support Community Resiliency Grant Program that promotes equity and sustainable cities with tree planting and green infrastructure projects.
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LINCOLN, Neb., September 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ – In partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation, Bank of America has provided $250,000 to support community health and resilience grants to four local environmental organizations. This funding will contribute to projects aimed at increasing environmental equity in several underserved neighborhoods and vulnerable communities in four cities across the country.

The grant awardee organizations are the following environmental nonprofits:

Arbor Day Foundation and National Council of Negro Women Partner to Support Forest Ecosystems and Economic Stability in Haiti, Mali, and Senegal

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LINCOLN, Neb., August 1, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and the National Council of Negro Women are partnering to support tree planting projects in Haiti, Mali, and Senegal as part of the Council’s new Trees of Hope campaign. Through the projects supported by the campaign, local farmers and organizations in these countries will work to plant at least 10,000 trees.

Planting Trees in Greece for FedEx Cares

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Last summer, devastating wildfires left parts of Greece treeless and blackened. Precious woodlands were destroyed and team members were eager to take action for a greener future. That’s just what they did on April 18 – when a team of 80 colleagues, friends and families volunteered to plant 400 trees in Athens.

Entergy Recognized As a 2022 Tree Line USA Utility by Arbor Day Foundation

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The Arbor Day Foundation has again recognized Entergy for proper tree care and vegetation management by naming the company a 2022 Tree Line USA utility.

The Tree Line USA program recognizes electric utilities for implementing best practices that protect and develop America's urban tree canopy. The program is a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation and the National Association of State Foresters, which promotes delivering safe and reliable electricity while maintaining healthy community forests.

DraftKings Celebrates Arbor Day

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In honor of the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day, DraftKings is celebrating the environment & reaching its goal of funding the planting of 1M trees in collaboration with the Arbor Day Foundation and Gisele Bündchen to address areas in need of reforestation & improve the world we live in. 

DraftKings is thrilled to have the support of their community members, customers, partners, board members and employees who have helped make this effort possible.

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