Magazine article American Forests
American Forests Introduces Meeting ReLeaf
AMERICAN FORESTS HAS ENABLED THE PLANTING OF MORE THAN 42 MILLION TREES through our Global ReLeaf program since 1990. Now, we are excited to have recently introduced anew program to follow in Global ReLeaf 's footsteps: Meeting ReLeaf
Meeting ReLeaf is a way for organizations to offset the carbon emissions of their meetings and conferences by partnering with American Forests to plant a tree for every attendee. In addition to being a cost-effective way to sequester carbon, organizations get the satisfaction of knowing that the trees planted for their meeting in carefully chosen reforestation projects are helping to clean our air and water, enrich soil and provide habitat for wildlife.
In August, American Forests was proud to implement our first Meeting ReLeaf project in partnership with the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). ASAE - a source of education and research to more than 21,000 members representing more than 10,000 associations and nonprofits - is no stranger to innovative ways of offsetting its carbon footprint. …