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Ericsson Volunteer Day

Ericsson Volunteer Day We were thrilled to have Ericsson volunteers come out to the TXU Energy Urban Tree Farm and Education Center! These volunteers got in their daily workout at the tree farm while they helped pull weeds, move potted trees to the staging area, and put together and installed drip lines for tree irrigation…
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Coalfire Volunteer Day

Coalfire Volunteer Day TXU Energy Urban Tree Farm & Education Center A group of volunteers from Coalfire joined us at the TXU Energy Urban Tree Farm and Education Center to lend a helping hand with the tree irrigation lines and stabilization system. These volunteers helped move some of the smaller trees planted by Girl Scouts…
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Bob Woodruff Park South Tree Planting

Over 650 trees were planted at Bob Woodruff Park (South) by partners and volunteer groups including City of Plano, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, FedEx, Alliance Data, Verizon, Capital One, and Harley-Davidson Financial Services!

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Running Bear Park Tree Planting

Planting more than 50 trees at Running Bear Park in Irving was no sweat (figuratively speaking) for our incredible team of volunteers from Verizon, Hilton Anatole Dallas, and the City of Irving employees. A special thanks to Groundwork Dallas for digging the holes in preparation for our volunteers.

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Southwestern Medical District Charrette

Southwestern Medical District Charrette There was a meeting of the minds to brainstorm design plans for the “Green Heart” and “Green Spine” areas of the Southwestern Medical District Urban Streetscape Master Plan project at the Architecture and Design Exchange with the collaboration of  DFW American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), Dallas American Institute of Architects…
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Cool School Celebration at Tom C. Gooch Elementary

Cool School Celebration at Tom C. Gooch Elementary Ready for one of their favorite days of the year, “field day,” students welcomed us with a song performance and tree facts as we came together to celebrate their “Cool Schools” program at Tom C. Gooch Elementary School. We had a great time at Gooch Elementary as…
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iStation Volunteer Day

iStation Volunteer Day Thanks to coordination by the Communities Foundation, iStation volunteers joined us at our TXU Energy Urban Tree Farm & Education Center where they helped prune and water trees before it got too hot. We had a great time with this team of volunteers, clearing low-lying branches that improved the visibility and conditions…
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‘Cool Schools Community Parks’ Ribbon-cutting Celebration

'Cool Schools Community Parks' Ribbon-cutting Dan D. Rogers Elementary celebrated their ‘Cool Schools Community Parks’ with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, where we also unveiled the site-plans for the other ‘Cool School Community Parks’ which include: S.S Conner Elementary School, Tom C. Gooch Elementary School, C.A. Tatum Jr. Elementary School, and Boude Storey Middle School. Thanks to…
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Acumen Solutions Volunteer Day

Acumen Solutions Volunteer Day On a hot, summer day, volunteers from Acumen Solutions joined us at the TXU Energy Urban Tree Farm and Education Center where they did a great job re-potting the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas’ tree seedlings, watering trees, and pruning low-lying branches in the forest at Richland College. Although summers are…
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Earth Day Initiatives – pt.2

The end of April was our time to shine here at Texas Trees Foundation! We had the honor of celebrating both Arbor Day and Earth Day with tree plantings and tree giveaways. Check out the work we did in your local communities! Verizon Tree Giveaway Continuing our celebration of Earth Day, we were excited to…
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