JETBLUE Foundation Awards WTI Grant
Worcester Tree Initiative has been awarded one of six National Seed Grants from the JetBlue Foundation.
This STEM Education Seed Grant Award of $10,000 will be used to develop a STEM education program in the Worcester area that explores the intersection of urban forestry and aviation. Working with Girls Inc. and the Boys and Girls Club, Worcester Tree Initiative will educate youth about using aviation technology to gather information about the health of trees and forests.
Improved Tree Benefits Page
No matter who you are or what you care about there's a reason for you to love trees. Find your reason on our updated Benefits of Trees page. We will be adding new content each week and sharing it with you. This week "Trees Make Cents". It's a close look at how trees can help you save and make money.
Congressman Jim McGovern
Tim Murray; President/CEO, Worcester Area Chamber of Commerce
State Representative Jim O'Day
Senate Majority Leader Harriette Chandler
City Councilor Tony Enonomou
School Committee Member Jack Foley
State Senator Michael Moore
Paul Moosey, Commissioner, Dept. of Public Works, Worcester
Selectman Ken O'Brien
Selectman Chris Rucho