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Commissioner Sally A. Heyman leads way for tree plantings in Highland Lakes area

Highland Lakes residents and Wells Fargo volunteersProving that a forest begins with one seed, Highland Lakes residents and Wells Fargo volunteers will build upon a $2,500 donation to Million Trees Miami from Miami-Dade County District 4 Commissioner, Sally A. Heyman to help beautify and green the gateway into Highland Oaks Park and nearby roadways.

Miami New Construction Show to build up Million Trees Miami

Miami ConstructionMiami New Construction Show partnered with Million Trees Miami and BioPlanet USA by promoting tree planting during its inaugural show held on August 29-31, in the Miami Beach Convention Center.




Designer Stella McCartney is contributing over 30 trees to Haulover Park

Local students will join representatives from Stella McCartney Bal Harbor store, Bioplanet USA, Miami-Dade District 4 Commissioner Sally A. Heyman, and the CIAB in planting 30 trees at the park’s ‘dog park’ on Friday, May 16.

The tree planting event begins at 8:30 a.m. and remarks will begin at 9:00 a.m. Residents are encouraged to attend and participate in the planting of 30 Silver Buttonwood Trees, which are native to South Florida. Volunteers are advised to wear closed toed shoes, gloves and sun screen.

$20,000 grant from TD Green Streets to support the Million Trees Miami Initiative

TD GreenToday, the Miami-Dade Community Image Advisory Board (CIAB) was announced as a winner of TD Green Streets, a grant program from TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, and the Arbor Day Foundation supporting innovation in urban forestry.

The $20,000 grant will fund projects throughout Miami-Dade, including the planting of 20 trees at the Northside Transit Station on 79th Street and a partnership with Citizens for a Better South Florida to conduct education and outreach to surrounding communities about the importance of planting trees. These efforts will advance the Million Trees Miami goal of reaching 30 percent tree canopy by 2020.

Our efforts in the news: The Problem with Palm Trees

TreeMiami-Dade Street Tree Master Plan and our efforts to increase tree canopy is in the news! This article in The Atlantic Cities-Place Matters discusses the age-old debate on palm trees versus shade trees.

Partnered with the Miami-Dade Parks Foundation

Park FoundationMillion Trees Miami has partnered with the Miami-Dade Parks Foundation, a nonprofit organization that aims to preserve parks and green space, to offer online donations.

Your donation will fund the purchase and maintenance of trees for Million Trees Miami and directly benefit operational and outreach activities. With your support, we can build and maintain a healthy, thriving regional urban canopy and plant a legacy for future generations.



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