Trees Forever has planted 30 trees along Grande Avenue SE in Cedar Rapids to raise epilepsy awareness in honor of Joe Drahos, who died last August of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy. “People look at them now and think of Joe,” his mother said.
Articles Tagged: Trees Forever
Community Mar. 8, 2022 6:00 am
Nature lovers are needed to help maintain and plant trees throughout Iowa and Illinois. Volunteers can sign up now for virtual training through Trees Forever's TreeKeepers classes. The course is designed for people who want to become more knowledgeable about urban tree planting and care, and will empower attendees to become effective environmental volunteers.
Your Voices Aug. 10, 2021 5:00 am
The post-traumatic stress was real, and a lot of it had to do with loss of trees we had grown attached to — some of which landed on roofs and greeted people inside their homes when they fell.
Community Jul. 9, 2021 6:00 am
Nature lovers are needed to help maintain and plant trees throughout Iowa and Illinois, and volunteers can sign up now for virtual training through Trees Forever's TreeKeepers class.