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Timberland's Agroforestry Program Plants 2.2 Million Trees in Haiti


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, conservation, protection, eco-friendly )

Cher
- 638 days ago - greenerideal.com
Three years ago, Timberland promised to plant 5 million trees in five years in Haiti. After teaming up with a local non-governmental organization, the Smallholder Farmers Alliance, Timberland has successfully planted 2.2 million trees in the rural



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Carol H. (229)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 6:03 am
happily noted, thanks Cher
 

. (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 10:21 am
Congratulation to Timberland finally a global company that respects its promises and she building instead of destroying our poor planet.
Noted beautiful news thank you Cher
 

Michael Kirkby (85)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 10:59 am
This has been one of the reasons that Haiti suffers so much. They cut down all the trees. Compare the Dominican Republic with Haiti.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 11:23 am
Thank you.
 

Christeen Anderson (522)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 11:35 am
Fantastic news. Thank you.
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 12:45 pm
Great!! Shared and noted
 

Allan Yorkowitz (446)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 2:40 pm
It will all come together-thanks
 

Latonya W. (83)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 3:07 pm
congradulations on giving back:)
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 3:44 pm
Wow, this is so wonderful! Finally a group helping the planet instead of destroying it. Thanks for posting and thank you Timberland.
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 3:57 pm
wonderful
noted
 

Winn Adams (195)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 7:10 pm
Wow, this is great!
 

Joan McAllister (1083)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 10:03 pm
Kudos to Timberland, hope more corporate companies follow their example. Noted. Thanks Cher
 

Elizabeth S. (1)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 11:30 pm
Haiti is a heavily deforested country. They need more trees to help prevent mud slides and make the soil stay in place for farming.
 

Ana R (220)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 1:37 am
noted with thanks
 

Annabelle T. (1)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 2:59 am
Noted. This is great news!
 

Frans Badenhorst (552)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 6:06 am
...I'm jumping up and down over here with JOY!!!!!!!! thanks for posting my friend (Sending a Green Star is a simple way to say "Thank you"
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especially Haiti SOOOOO needs something like this.....this is surely the absolute best news today....
 

Les M. (7)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 9:13 am
BIG thank you to timberland! it's nice knowing that we buy shoes from a "good" company.
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:25 pm
great! keep the good work!
I wish you all the success ;)
thanks for sharing cher :)
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:26 pm
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Past Member (0)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 8:37 am
Great work!
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 4:59 am
Kudos to them!!!! Thanks Cher
 
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