The TAZO Tree Corps will launch Spring 2021 and work to help combat climate change in the most impacted communities across the country
TAZO brand has announced its commitment to fight for climate justice, in partnership with Top Dawg Entertainment recording artist and singer-songwriter SZA, and nonprofit organisation American Forests.
Together, they are launching the TAZO Tree Corps: a paid, locally hired workforce that will use tree planting and maintenance to help combat climate change and create new jobs in economically disadvantaged neighbourhoods and communities of colour – because trees have the power to transform neighbourhoods.
Across the US, trees absorb 17.4 million tons of air pollutants, and in addition to making a community greener and cooler, trees can increase air and water quality, improve mental health, lower energy costs and lead to more overall economic opportunity.
For decades, Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) communities nationwide have been … Read more