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Latest Arbor Day Foundation Stories

2014-04-01 12:26:17

Retail Energy Supplier Partnering with Arbor Day Foundation HOUSTON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Spark Energy, a Houston-based independent retail energy supplier, has announced it will plant a tree on behalf of each customer enrolling in a green energy plan in the month of April through a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation. "As we continue our focus on green solutions, we are excited to partner with the Arbor Day Foundation on an initiative that directly impacts...

2014-03-07 12:22:20

$200,000 in urban forestry grants awarded to support tree plantings in 10 municipalities from Maine to Florida CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank(®), and the Arbor Day Foundation announced the winners of TD Green Streets, a grant program supporting innovation in urban forestry. Each $20,000 grant will fund projects in underserved communities, including the purchase of trees, tree planting, maintenance costs and educational...

2014-01-21 20:20:42

GREEN BAY, Wis., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A unique 2013 relationship between Associated Bank and the Arbor Day Foundation rewarded the bank's consumer and business banking deposit product customers switching from paper statements to eStatements with a tree planted on their behalf by the Foundation. Associated estimates that 113,567 trees have been pledged to the Arbor Day Foundation during 2013 for planting in Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota thanks to the program. Associated...

2014-01-17 16:22:07

FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arbor Day Foundation recently announced that Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has earned its 2013 Tree Campus USA designation. Tree Campus USA is a national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota to honor colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in the spirit of conservation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/FL48578...

2013-12-17 16:21:14

Collaboration with Arbor Day Foundation Gets Children Outside to Explore, Learn and Heal After Witnessing Abuse NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is estimated that 3-4 million children in the United States witness domestic violence in their homes each year. These children are more likely to show anxiety, low self-esteem or temperament problems than children who do not witness violence in the home. (Logo:...

2013-10-02 12:23:08

"Made in America" web boutique puts eco-friendly mission into practice by donating trees FARMINGTON, Conn., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lila Mae (www.lilamae.com), an online shopping destination for stylish, sustainable gifts and essentials all made in the USA, announces a new partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation (www.arborday.org). For every purchase made on the site, LilaMae.com will make a donation to reforestation projects in America in areas of greatest need. Lila Mae's...

2013-05-14 12:22:57

LINCOLN, Neb., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation is a 2013 Tree Line USA utility for the eighth year in a row, the Arbor Day Foundation announced today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) Tree Line USA is a national program recognizing public and private utilities for pursuing practices that protect and enhance America's urban trees. A partnership between the Foundation and the National Association of State Foresters, Tree Line USA promotes the...

2013-05-07 12:23:07

ELGIN, Ill., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Gift Card Corp. (NGC) successfully concluded a month-long promotion on all of its ngcecodes orders in observance of Earth Day, April 22, and Arbor Day, April 26 by donating $3,500 to the Arbor Day Foundation. NGC earmarked a portion of the proceeds from its Earth Day and Arbor Day sale to be donated to the Foundation, known as one of the world's largest tree planting organizations. The ngcecodes program allows gift card...

2013-04-24 08:24:18

Leader in Early Childhood Education to Be Honored for Their Efforts to Connect Children with Nature CARSON, Calif., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lakeshore Learning Materials, a leading developer and retailer of early childhood educational materials, has been selected to receive a 2013 National Arbor Day Award. The Arbor Day Foundation will present Lakeshore with the prestigious Rachel Carson Award in recognition of the company's dedication to connecting children with nature and...

2013-04-22 23:02:09

Leader in summer STEM education unites technology and ecology with “One Camper, One Tree” initiative. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 Earth Day is upon us, landing in the midst of the registration season for the leader in summer technology camps, internalDrive, Inc. The company runs iD Tech Camps and iD Teen Academies, summer programs focused on developing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) skills for kids and teens. Students who register this summer at an...