Tree planting, Arbor day, Adopt a tree project –whatever it is called, I know it is for our own benefits particularly the residents of San Andres Tanay Rizal –Philippines. This project is a part of UNTV37 advocacy, teaming up with the Philippines’ Department of Natural Resources (DENR). The aim is to restore a greener Earth. The tree-planting activity took effect last year of October 10,2010 and known as 10.10.10. Where 50,000 fruit bearing trees/ seedlings are planted at different DENR (Dept. of Natural Resources) mandated areas.
I am proud to be a part of this successful event with my friends whoparticipated and walked 6 kilometers to reach the area provided by the DENR. That is one of the longest walk I have ever done in my life; and I can say it is worth the effort and try. One of my foreign friend who participated in this event says she will never hesitate to walk another 6 kilometers to plant trees, if she
October is coming and it is a year after we planted those trees. I hope that we will be given a chance to re-visit the place and the trees that we planted. Thu we are sure that those trees are well cared, yes, a group of youths religiously visiting and taking care of that one hectare of land located at the hilly side of San Andres Tanay Rizal.
It’s soon…Happy Anniversary My Tree !