Make a Difference Day

Posted by on Sep 30, 2016 in Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day, a national day of volunteerism, is October 22nd! Participate with us this year by planting a tree. In 2015, Taking Root held its first annual tree planting event on Make a Difference Day, planting 1,096 trees with over 400 volunteers in 21 communities. Our project was one of ten, nationwide to be awarded $10,000 from the Make a Difference Day Foundation. The Make a Difference Day Team, spearheaded by Bobbi and Gayle, has been working very hard to make...

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TR Wins National Award

Posted by on Jul 7, 2016 in Awards, Make a Difference Day

TR Wins National Award

On October 24th 2015 Taking Root held its first annual Make a Difference Day Event. Together with over 400 volunteers making up 32 teams we planted 1,096 trees in 21 communities throughout the region. Our project was one of 10 projects chosen nationwide to receive a $10,000 grant from the Make a Difference Day Foundation! This year, we plan to make the event even bigger. If you would like to get involved, consider attending one of our free classes at the Civic Garden Center...

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