2016 Maymont Day of Service
Truetimber looks for ways to give something back to the community that supports us.
Recent Efforts in the Community:
Scott’s Addition Tree Planting 2017
- January 28- Peter and Isaac helped plant 6 trees in Scott’s Addition as part of the Richmond Tree Stewards Community Roots tree giveaway
- February 8- Donated a tree swing installation for the 2017 Children’s Hope Gala benefitting Noah’s Children and Richmond Hope Therapy Center taking place March 18
- Februray 9- Truetimber volunteered at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden as part of the CVNLA Volunteer Day
- February 2017 – Donated a tree swing installation to Rotary Club of Mechanicsville Casino Night benefitting Hanover Safe Place
- February 23- Scott lead 2 Collegiate School classes on a tree walk
- February 28- Donated a tree swing installation for an auction to benefit Camp Alkulana
- March 2- Scott lead 2 Collegiate School classes on a tree walk
- March 14- Donated 20 copies of Scott’s book “Just Grow” for the Southampton Elementary School reading night
- March 16- Donated a tree swing installation for the Positive Vibe Foundation’s 5th annual Coaches Cook-off event taking place on April 27
- March 18- Sponsored the Forest Hill Neighborhood Association’s 9th annual “Run for the Hills 5k” in Forest Hill Park
- March 25- 5th Annual Dave Tate Day of Service at Oak Grove – Bellemeade Elementary School
- March 30- Arborist Mike Mather participated in Southampton Elementary School’s Career Day
Team Truetimber- Run for the Hills 5k
Dave Tate Day of Service 2017
2016 Efforts in the Community:
- Jan 2016 Complementary tree removal for Derbyshire Baptist Church
- Jan 2016 Tree planting projects at Oakgrove/Bellemeade School and in Scott’s Addition
- Feb 2016 Tree swing donation to Collegiate School’s annual Winter Party fundraiser
- Feb 2016 Arborist Peter Girardi leads a tree ID at Dogwood Dell to assist Cub Scout Pack 799 in obtaining their “Into the Woods” Merit Badges
- Mar 2016 Sponsorship of a weekend-long kid’s tree climb event at the Richmond Home and Garden Show
- Mar 2016 Arborist Peter Girardi interviewed about proper crepe myrtle pruning on WCVE’s Virginia Currents radio program
- Mar 2016 “Just Grow” book reading by Scott Turner at the St Mary’s Catholic School book fair
- Mar 2016 Dave Tate Day of Service in Libby Hill Park
- Mar 2016 Sponsorship of the Forest Hill Park Association’s annual “Run for the Hills” 5K
- Apr 2016 Sponsorship of the Richmond Tree Stewards Arbor Day Event
- Apr 2016 “Just Grow” book reading by Scott Turner at Derbyshire Baptist Church
- Apr 2016 Sponsorship of the Pedal Through the Petals Event to support cancer research in RVA
- Apr 2016 Co-sponsorship with Riverside Outfitters of a kid’s tree climb event at Sunday in the Park Festival at Forest Hill Park
- May 2016 Scott Turner led a group of Collegiate School kindergartners on a nature hike in the JRPS
- Jun 2016 Sponsorship of the Bumblebee Jamboree event at Maymont
- Jul 2016 “Just Grow” book reading by Scott Turner at Clover Land Preschool and Daycare
- Nov 2016 Series of 3 nature hikes with Scott Turner and Collegiate School kindergartners in the JRPS
- Dec 2016 Donation of tree work for Anna Julia Cooper Episcopal School
Where Truetimber Helped in 2015:
- A half day of tree work for the Ronald McDonald House.
- Tree and stump removal at Westover Hills United Methodist Church.
- A half day of tree work at The Virginia Home for the physically disabled.
- Maintenance pruning for the Little Sisters of the Poor.
- Pruning and beautification at entrance to St Mary’s Episcopal School as well as creation of a new educational garden in the school courtyard.
- We continue to support our adopted school, Oakgrove/Bellemeade Elementary with various projects throughout the year. In December, we helped plant several trees in cooperation with the Richmond Tree Stewards.
If you know of a worthy recipient of our complimentary efforts feel free to give us a call and tell us about it.
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