Cycling fundraiser for tree research marks 25 years planting seeds about the importance of trees VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Ride the Silver Anniversary STIHL Tour des Trees, the nation’s leading fundraiser for tree research and education. The 500-mile journey will travel through Maryland, Virginia and our nation’s capital this summer and combines urban cycling, […]
Nearly 100 riders participate in STIHL Tour des Trees to benefit TREE Fund VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Nearly 100 riders from across the country will cycle in the 24th annual STIHL Tour des Trees cycling event Oct. 9 – 15, 2016 kicking off in Charlotte, N.C. The Tour is America’s largest fundraiser for tree research, […]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Everyone appreciates the beauty of trees, but they also provide many of life’s vital essentials such as oxygen, food and shelter. And thanks to grants from the TREE Fund, researchers and organizations are working to provide communities and tree care professionals with resources and strategies to better propagate, plant and care […]
It’s a free family-friendly celebration of trees! October 15, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Latta Park Trees Please! with Professor Pricklethorn | Seedling Giveaway | Volts Wagon Demo | and more! View our flyer for details!
100 cyclists with a shared passion for trees will arrive in Charlotte, NC, this October for the 2016 STIHL Tour des Trees, an annual cycling adventure benefiting the TREE Fund. The Tour des Trees, the primary community outreach and engagement event for the TREE Fund, combines great cycling, environmental education, and outreach in a weeklong […]
Cycle 585 Miles through Wisconsin with the 2014 STIHL Tour des Trees Register Now to Ride and Support America’s Largest Fundraiser for Tree Research (VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) – Registration opens Jan. 7, 2014, for the STIHL Tour des Trees, an annual weeklong cycling event that travels hundreds of miles through a different region of North […]
Three cheers for the 2013 Tour’s top fundraising team! Team Ohio hit their “stretch goal” this week, raising more than $40,000 for the TREE Fund in 2013 . Kudos to team captain Beth Buchanan and her Ohio teammates!! The TREE Fund salutes you! Top row L-R: Chris Grant, Jeff McMullen, Dave Staats, Ward Peterson, Susan […]
Steve Geist, plant pathologist for Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Services, recently surpassed $100,000 in total funds raised for the TREE Fund (and its predecessor the ISA Research Trust) in 16 years of fundraising as a Tour des Trees rider. WOW!! Read more details here. Congratulations, Steve, and thank you!
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The STIHL Tour des Trees, America’s largest fundraiser for tree research, recently concluded its 2013 ride and raised more than $585,000 to date. Participants in the international 585-mile ride around Lake Ontario stopped at communities throughout New York and Canada to showcase the importance of trees with tree plantings and educational […]