GTAA Partners in Project Green - employment land planting program

By: Gtaa Partners In Project Green  09-12-2011

Make a Difference - Team Build - Help the Environment

Engage your employees in an activity that not only brings them closer together through teamwork, but also improves the local environment and community.

Program Overview

Partners in Project Green’s Corporate Tree Planting Program offers companies and their employees the opportunity to help restore natural areas in the Pearson Eco-Business Zone.

These events can take place on either your organization’s property, or on public property, in the Pearson Eco-Business Zone and involve engaging your staff in tree and / or wildflower planting, nature walks and outdoor education.

There are two options to choose from:

Option 1 – Partners in Project Green Annual Earth Day / Fall Corporate Planting
Partners in Project Green hosts an annual Earth Day and fall Corporate Tree Planting Event that is open to all businesses and their staff in the Pearson Eco-Business Zone. This event is provided at no cost to businesses and we provide all the required materials (trees / shrubs, planting tools, training and refreshments), plus a marketing kit (that includes your logo) to promote the event to your staff.

Cost: Free (but sponsorships are welcome – and recognition provided).

Option 2 – Company Specific Planting Event
Our staff will customize a planting event for your organization. You choose your own date / time and we’ll provide the following:

  • Planting site and site preparation
  • Native plant material (trees, shrubs and wildflowers)
  • All necessary tools, equipment and gloves for the day
  • All necessary training and demonstrations
  • Outdoor education activities

The cost to deliver these events range from:

  • 15-30 people - $3,000
  • 31 - 50 people - $4,000
  • 50+ people - $5,000

ALL participants leave with a “Look After Where You Live” goodie bag with TRCA information, free passes and other special offers could include:

  • Client can request special team-building activities
  • Local “Black Creek Picnic Lunch” available for $13 each plus HST

Program Sponsors:



Every spring, Partners in Project Green hosts an Earth Day Tree Planting Event.  Companies from across the Pearson Eco-Business Zone encourage their employees and their families to join together and help improve the natural heritage system of Canada's largest employment area.  These are just some of the corporate leaders who join us:

  • Unisource
  • Kuehne and Nagel
  • Worley Parsons
  • Delta Toronto Airport West
  • Woodbine Entertainment
  • Bayer
  • Molson Coors
  • Lowe Martin Group
  • Tremco
  • Atlas Apex
  • Semple Gooder

Stay tuned and join these corporate leaders at our next planting event.

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

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