Be my (sustainable) Valentine?

This Valentine’s Day, we’re asking our followers to #CutThroughCute, curb the commercialism and plant a tree for your loved one. It comes round so soon – the day where you are supposed to present that perfect, delightfully thought-out present to your unsuspecting other half. But there is a tide-change and it’s been heading our way…

Funeral parlour commits to tree-planting

Hull-based Evergreen Funeral Services have announced their support of PATT Foundation during 2020 with a special commitment to plant a tree for every service they carry out. “As Funeral Directors we are continually looking to improve on how green we are. We regularly look at everything from our suppliers to our processes to ensure we…

Give the gift of carbon offsetting 

This year, instead of giving them the inevitable gadget that will languish in a drawer until the next clear out, or those same bathroom smellies you got them last year, why not give a gift with real environmental impact?  As we all start to shift our mindsets toward more environmentally friendly ways of living, ‘gifts that…

Can trees reduce crime?

In an age where we are constantly connected (research from RescueTime, one of several apps for iOS and Android created to monitor phone use, shows that people spend an average of three hours and 15 minutes on their phones every day equating to an eye-boggling 45 days a year), ironically, we are more disconnected than…

The Soneva Project

The Soneva Project In 2011 and 2012 Plant a Tree Today and Soneva planted 449 000 trees! You can read some edited highlights of the project below, or, click here to be taken to the project page on our archive site The objectives of the Soneva project were: reforestation community development increase habitat for wildlife…

Our first ever tree planting day!

Our first ever tree planting day! It all started on the 26th May 2006 with our first tree planting event. Our ‘Baan Unrak Forest and Nursery Project’ supported tree planting in rural Thailand. With the support of XL Results Foundation Magazine, we supplied 500 seedlings to Baan Unrak School and Children’s Home in Sangklaburi, Kanchanaburi…