Reforestation for rural livelihoods in Honduras Planting community orchards in England Planting fruit trees for Guatemalan families Planting native trees to save Hawaiian forests

Fruit Tree Planting Foundation

Org #10826
Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
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The mission of the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation is to benefit the environment, human health, and animal welfare by strategically donating and planting fruit and nut tree orchards where they will best serve communities for generations and to encourage the planting of 18 billion edible fruit trees worldwide.

Projects (17)

Fruit Trees For Uganda
Uganda / Climate Action
Replanting fruit trees in Brazil
Brazil / Climate Action
Orchards for India
India / Food Security
Trees for Tribes
United States / Physical Health
Let's teach kids about fruit trees!
United States / Education
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Project Leaders
Cem  Akin
Cem Akin
Lizzy Rainey
Lizzy Rainey
Cem Akin, James Kaechele, Lizzy Rainey, Erik Wilson, Leanna Pohevitz
Organization Information
P.O. Box 81881
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
United States
Organization Information
P.O. Box 81881
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
United States

Project Reports

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Aug 16, 2023
New orchards at schools in Chicago, Denver, & Dallas
Dear friends, We are excited to share the news of three new schoolyard orchards planted in Chicago, Denver, and Dallas! We kicked off the season by planting 12 trees and 12 berries at...
Aug 16, 2023
Why fruit trees are important for Amazon families
Dear friends, As we continue tending the trees in our nurseries, preparing for this year's large-scale planting and distribution of thousands of fruit trees in the Peruvian Amazon, we wanted to remind...
Aug 16, 2023
Have an idea for a community orchard in England?
Hello friends, Do you have a space in mind in your local community where an orchard would be of benefit? We accept applications for an orchard donation from anywhere in the UK, although our...
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