Arbor Day

Fifth Third Employees Claim Tree Saplings, Plant Trees in Honor of Arbor Day

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Arbor Day celebrates the importance of trees and encourages Americans to plant them. In honor of the day, Fifth Third Bank gave away 400 bur oak and pin oak seedlings April 28 to employees at its Madisonville Campus and downtown Fifth Third Center in Cincinnati where Fifth Third is headquartered.

Trees help filter our air and water, slow climate change, foster biodiversity and enhance our communities. Bur oak and pin oak trees thrive in Ohio’s climate, reaching 60 to 70 feet in height. Fifth Third planted three of the seedlings on its Madisonville campus in Cincinnati.

Duke Energy Florida Recognized as a 'Tree Line USA' Utility for 16th Consecutive Year; More Than 10,900 Free Trees Given Away Since 2017

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  • Recognition cites quality tree care, including proper pruning, training in accordance to industry standards.
  • Customers receive free trees in celebration of Arbor Day.
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  • Recognition cites quality tree care, including proper pruning, training in accordance to industry standards.
  • Customers receive free trees in celebration of Arbor Day.

Duke Energy Caps Off Monthlong Focus On Sustainability Efforts Across South Carolina With $100,000 Grant to PowerPlantSC

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  • Funding is part of $400,000 campaign focused on sustainability, environmental efforts across Palmetto State. 
  • Grant supports South Carolina Floodwater Commission in mitigating stormwater impacts by planting native trees in floodplains across state.
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  • Funding is part of $400,000 campaign focused on sustainability, environmental efforts across Palmetto State. 
  • Grant supports South Carolina Floodwater Commission in mitigating stormwater impacts by planting native trees in floodplains across state.

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.

Dr. Jane Goodall Partners With HP to Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Arbor Day and 'Plant a Tree With HP' Campaign

In partnership with Dr. Goodall’s namesake initiative, “Jane’s Green Hope,” and the Arbor Day Foundation, HP is planting up to one million trees – with a little help from Jane and actress Rebel Wilson
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PALO ALTO, Calif., April 27, 2022 / 3BL Media/ — Today, HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ), in honor of the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day, joined together with Dr. Jane Goodall, famed conservationist and founder of ‘Jane’s Green Hope’ – Dr. Goodall’s namesake reforestation initiative – and actress, producer and writer Rebel Wilson, to raise awareness for the ‘Plant a Tree with HP’ campaign. Dr.

Arbor Day Foundation Invited to Ring New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell

Largest tree-planting nonprofit is celebrating 50th anniversary this week
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LINCOLN, Neb., April 26, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation celebrated its 50th anniversary by ringing the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street today.

“It was an honor to be invited by the iconic New York Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell as a way to celebrate our 50 years of impact on people and the planet through trees,” said Dan Lambe, CEO of the Arbor Day Foundation. “More companies now recognize that trees are not a nice-to-have, but a must-have that help them reach their climate and sustainability goals.”

The Arbor Day Foundation and Kimberly-Clark Partner for the 150th National Arbor Day Celebration

For every social media post with the hashtag #ArborDay during the week of Arbor Day, the Foundation will plant one tree, with Kimberly-Clark to match the total
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LINCOLN, Neb., April 22, 2022 /3BL Media/ - During the week of the 150th Arbor Day celebration (April 22–29), the Arbor Day Foundation will plant one tree for each Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook post that uses the hashtag #ArborDay, up to 75,000 trees. In celebration of their own corresponding 150th anniversary, Foundation partner and global personal care company Kimberly-Clark will provide matching funds to bring the maximum total to 150,000 trees planted.

Celebrating Employee Sustainability Engagement…With Trees!

by Carly Greenberg, Manager, ESG Reporting
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This Arbor Day we are doing something we have never done before. We will pay for our employees to plant trees…at their own homes.

Hershey has had a steady partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation for four years. During this time, we have sponsored the planting of nearly 700,000 trees in forests near our operations such as the Chesapeake Bay Forest in Pennsylvania and the Fishlake National Forest in Utah near one of our major distribution centers.

Arbor Day Foundation and Bank of America Accelerate Local Climate Resiliency Initiatives in High-Need Urban Communities

Community Resiliency Grant Program Promotes Equity and Sustainable Cities With Tree Plantings, supporting Green Infrastructure Projects
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LINCOLN, Neb., May 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ –The Arbor Day Foundation announced today that Bank of America provided a $250,000 grant to support efforts to increase the number of trees planted in low- and moderate-income neighborhoods in four U.S. cities. This is the third grant Bank of America has provided to the Community Resiliency Grant program, totaling $750,000 since 2019.

Dairyland Partners With Arbor Day Foundation to Plant 72,000 Trees and Help Restore Forests Nationwide

The effort is part of an initiative to encourage auto and motorcycle insurance customers to choose paperless billing
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STEVENS POINT, Wis., April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Dairyland® has partnered with the Arbor Day Foundation to help regenerate forests from coast to coast in communities where the auto and motorcycle insurance brand has a strong customer presence.

Dairyland, a brand of Wisconsin-based Sentry Insurance, worked with the Arbor Day Foundation to identify locations where forest regeneration is needed due to natural disasters and other threats. Dairyland will plant more than 72,000 trees—one for each customer who chose paperless billing in 2020.

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