BMO and Tree Canada work together to increase tree cover in cities across Canada on National Tree Day

By Tree Canada
Cision Newswire
September 21, 2022
Category: Forestry
Region: Canada

OTTAWA, ON – On September 21st, community volunteers and BMO Financial Group employees will join Tree Canada to celebrate National Tree Day by planting close to 5,000 trees in twelve communities across Canada. Free planting events will take place in every province in the following cities: St. John’s, NL; Charlottetown, PE; Truro, NS, Saint John, NB; Montreal, QC, Ottawa, ON; Toronto, ON; Mississauga, ON; Winnipeg, MB; Saskatoon, SK; Edmonton, AB; and North Vancouver, BC. BMO is donating $350,000 over two years in support of National Tree Day and Tree Canada’s mission to inspire, educate and enable Canadians to plant and nurture trees to improve lives and address climate change. Thanks to BMO’s support, Tree Canada will engage over 1,800 volunteers to plant more trees than in any previous National Tree Day since it started in 2011.

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