Your contribution will support job training for teens and formerly incarcerated adults while improving our environment through tree planting and green space revitalization. Proceeds will provide internships, tools, compost, mulch and trees.
20 first-year students from Yale working with the FOCUS program and 44 incoming graduate students with the School of Forestry at Yale assisted community members in clearing trash, invasive plants, and planting 3 shrubs and 3 trees.
Another summer goal checked off! We made the first green additions to the site. These were the toughest holes I dug over the summer! We put in some euonymus and witch hazel as border plantings to cover the chain link fence. Hopefully they will do well despite the poor soil and the heavy shade.