Today, we know that nature in our cities is essential. Healthy urban environments depend on healthy trees—to protect residents from extreme heat and air pollution, to give every child a green space to play, to reduce disease and nurture wellbeing, to create connected communities with a sense of pride and place.
But community trees need community care, especially now as cities and counties tighten their budgets.
To keep urban forests thriving, eight Canopy funders have come together to MATCH every gift through December 31st, up to a total of
Will you join us to grow community trees for all? Your year-end gift will be matched. Give today ››
Thank you for nurturing our community and its trees!
“Our post-pandemic challenge will not only be to preserve the last remaining natural places, but to create more of them, especially in cities—and to make sure all children and adults, not just a few, receive the gifts of nature.” – Richard Louv, author and journalist
Your gift of any amount grows the urban forest, connecting people of all ages with nature outside their doorstep.
Our deepest gratitude to Canopy’s Fall 2020 Match Funders, matching up to $52,000 in grassroots donations – with your help, we’ll meet this goal!
Meryl and Rob Selig
Matthieu Devin and Catherine Grange
Law-Sun Community Fund
Mary and Christopher Dateo
Kammy Lo and Kowsik Guruswamy
Marty and Judy Deggeller