Trees for the Future has planted over 155 million trees since 1989. Nice!
We've been working together for 3 years, since Tree Tribe started. August is their birthday month and we want to say thank you and happy birthday!
Some cool facts about Trees for the Future:
Nearly a billion people live in extreme poverty and earn less than $1/day.
Many are subsistence farmers whose farming practices have led to the deforestation of their land and the degradation of the their local – and the global – environment.
The forest gardens Trees for the Future plants help by providing a sustainable source of food, resources, and additional ways to earn a living - a total rejuvenation of trees, plants, animals, and communities.
Trees are the focus, but we also celebrate the depths of benefits that Trees for the Future provides for our planet.
Through our partnership with Trees for the Future, any time you buy Tree Tribe Sunglasses, Clothing, or Reusable Bags you're also planting a tree. We donate every quarter based on our product sales, equal to 1 tree per sale.
If you want to learn more about Trees for the Future, head to Trees.org
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