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01/24/2023

Plant With Purpose’s Board of Directors Recognized For Their Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership

Plant With Purpose, a global Christian development organization, is excited to announce that they have been selected as a 2023 winner of the prestigious Kaleidoscope Award for Good Governance by The University of San Diego Nonprofit Institute. “This year’s Kaleidoscope Awards recognize exemplary nonprofit board leadership during a particularly challenging few years,” said Emily Young, […]
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11/30/2022

Plant With Purpose Featured by Design Software, Canva

Canva, a global online design tool with over 100 million active monthly users, featured Plant With Purpose in a case study this month which described the impact of Canva on productivity and branding. Plant With Purpose has been using Canva for nonprofits since August 2021. With this tool, our U.S. team of 39 people (and […]
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07/05/2022

Plant With Purpose partners with One Tree Planted on Reforestation in Haiti for Coldplay Music Of The Spheres World Tour

What do trees have to do with rock music? It turns out . . . everything. Leading a growing movement of artists making an effort to reduce the environmental impact of their touring is the international alternative rock band Coldplay. As a commitment to make their tours more “environmentally beneficial”, Coldplay has pledged to plant […]
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12/08/2021

Helmsley Charitable Trust Invests in Plant With Purpose's Unique Empowerment Program to Reverse Rural Poverty

Helmsley Charitable Trust Invests in Plant With Purpose's Unique Empowerment Program to Reverse Rural Poverty SAN DIEGO, CA., – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has committed $1,564,360 to Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental organization, to provide key funding in an effort to help reverse rural poverty in three watersheds […]
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12/08/2021

Plant With Purpose and One Tree Planted Partner to Plant 100,000 Trees in Haiti

Organizations Unite to Reverse Poverty and Deforestation Through Local Farmer-Led Effort SAN DIEGO, Nov. 08, 2021 -- Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental organization, announced today a partnership with One Tree Planted, a nonprofit focused on global reforestation, to plant 100,000 trees in Haiti. This project will equip farmers to start community-based tree nurseries […]
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11/04/2021

Plant With Purpose Program in Democratic Republic of Congo Among First 20 Organizations to Receive Funding, Recognition from AFR100 During COP26

The African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative is an $2 billion effort to restore 100 million hectares of land by 2030 GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, Nov. 4, 2021 – AFR100, an initiative dedicated to the restoration of 100 million hectares of land on the African continent will include Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental organization, among the […]
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09/15/2021

Plant With Purpose Joins World Religious Leaders in Call to Care for Creation Ahead of COP26

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 15, 2021 – Following a joint statement by Pope Francis, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26), Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental organization in the United States issued the following statement:  “Plant With Purpose firmly believes Christ calls […]
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08/18/2021

Plant With Purpose Speaks to Devastation in Haiti Following Earthquake

In response to the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on August 14, Plant With Purpose made the following statement. Plant With Purpose has been in Haiti since 1997. Now partnering with almost 78,000 people across the nation, including the Sud-Est department -- not far from the earthquake’s epicenter. “This is a devastating event in […]
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07/07/2021

Plant With Purpose Stands with the People of Haiti

SAN DIEGO, July 7, 2021 – Plant With Purpose, a humanitarian and environmental organization that has been supporting the people of Haiti since 1997 with a locally-led office of more than 38 staff, today expressed shock and sadness over the news of the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse and injury of the First Lady […]
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06/03/2021

Leading Christian Environmental Group Signs onto UN Decade on Restoration

Scientists Warn Next 10 Years Are Vital in Fight Against Climate Change SAN DIEGO, June 3, 2021 -- Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental group, announces their partnership with the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration in efforts to reverse the decline of the natural world and will also host a webinar in celebration of […]
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05/24/2021

Plant With Purpose Joins the Trillion Tree Movement

Christian environmental organization pledges 40 million trees toward global effort San Diego, CA (May 12, 2021) - Plant With Purpose announces its significant pledge to plant trees towards the ambitious reforestation goal set by the global Trillion Tree Movement. Relaunched in 2019 by the World Economic Forum, the Trillion Tree Platform is part of a […]
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05/24/2021

What is the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration?

The UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration launches on World Environment Day You may have heard about the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration, but if not, you’re likely to hear quite a bit about the initiative over the next ten years. Why? The urgency around restoring damaged ecosystems is at a peak right now, and in […]
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05/12/2021

Plant With Purpose Plants 40 Millionth Tree, Set to Double Efforts by 2025

Milestone Makes Vital Environmental Impact and Helps Alleviate Poverty Worldwide  SAN DIEGO, May 12, 2021 -- Plant With Purpose, a leading Christian environmental organization, recently achieved the milestone of planting its 40 millionth tree. The U.S.-based group strives to reverse environmental degradation, the root cause of rural poverty around the world, particularly calling Christians to […]
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11/10/2020

Plant With Purpose and HOPE International partner to bring regenerative agriculture and environmental restoration to savings groups

Nov. 10, 2020 Plant With Purpose and HOPE International are excited to announce a new strategic partnership that merges the strengths of both organizations to bring regenerative agriculture and environmental restoration to equip rural families to grow out of poverty. This joint initiative in Burundi is an exciting initial opportunity for collaboration and learning, and […]
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10/30/2020

PRESS RELEASE: Plant With Purpose named '2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit' by GreatNonprofits

For Immediate Release: PLANT WITH PURPOSE NAMED “2020 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT” by GreatNonprofits Award based on outstanding online reviews San Diego, CA (11/3/20) – Plant With Purpose announced today it has been named a “2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits. Plant With Purpose provides holistic international development […]
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