We are proud to guide you through our nurseries, introduce you to planters, and tell you more about the trees that are being planted in this brief tour. We hope these pictures and maps will help you understand, appreciate and connect with this special opportunity to plant a tree and help others find their own true nature.
"Nature is full of genius, full of divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes its fashioning hand." -Henry David Thoreau
Sustainable Harvest International
Located in Maine USA, Sustainable Harvest International (SHI) is an audited 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization ensuring the quality of their trees and planting. Each tree is hand planted with care by farmers in different communities in Central America. Their mission is to preserve the environment by partnering with families to improve well-being through sustainable farming. With the mass amount of deforestation occurring due to slash and burn agriculture practices, SHI educates farmers on better farming techniques to create a better future for the land and forests. As of today, SHI has planted 4 million trees, restoring 16,000 acres of forest.
Founded in 1992 by well-known singer and environmentalist John Denver Plant-It 2020 is a 501(c)(3) private foundation. Plant-It understands the effect the environment and humans have on one another, and offering aid for humanitarian challenges by planting trees to create sustainable solutions. This helps the world’s forests and the world’s people. They have worked with international, national, state and local government, corporate and private partners to plant, maintain and protect 13 million indigenous trees worldwide. Current US planting projects include California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.