Weʼre raising £10,000 to support Glasgow primary school children to grow their own oak trees which will be planted at The Lost Woods
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Our project The Lost Woods aims to encourage all primary school children to grow a tree from seed, nurture its growth and help rewild Glasgow with their baby oaks. We want to create beautiful green spaces for all to enjoy - The Lost Woods - and create a wonderful legacy to the COP 26 Climate Summit in 2021.
In March, we distributed acorn seeds to primary school pupils across Glasgow to help focus children’s attention on growth and positivity during the lengthy virus-enforced school lockdown. The children will now help the country recover by planting thousands of baby oak trees in Glasgow.
Children will be taught about the importance of natural solutions in tackling climate change through a series of dedicated events combined with tree growing. We are also teaming up with the Glasgow Science Centre to bring exciting new online resources to schools and families.
As little acorns themselves, we want to fire up school children’s imaginations and grow their confidence that no one is too small to make a difference.
Your money will be used to create a Glasgow Children’s Woodland; help develop educational resources, transport the primary school children to the site to plant their baby oak trees and support the dedicated school events and workshops. We ultimately want to inspire hope and bring nature into children's homes through music, art and song.
Together we will create a wonderful legacy for the UN Climate Summit in Glasgow and be a beacon of hope to the rest of the world.
Thank you from all the team at The Lost Woods.
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- 5 months ago
The Lost Woods5 months ago
We can’t thank you enough for supporting us here at The Lost Woods 💚 🌳. Thank you for not allowing the ups and downs of 2020 to derail hope and growth! ⭐️ 2021 holds so much promise, and perhaps some very exciting announcements!! 🤗 For now we wish you a happy and healthy festive season. Thank you for being a part of the Lost Woods story and for all that you do to help amplify and shine a light on the solutions that will create a better and more equitable future for us all.
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Apr 16, 2021
Apr 13, 2021
Wonderful project - very best of luck and keep up the good work
Mar 22, 2021
Wishing you success in your wonderful project.
Mar 5, 2021
Wonderful to see this project of long-term hope and short-term wonder taking root in Glasgow. Very happy to support it.
Dec 21, 2020
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Nov 10, 2020
Good luck with the project!
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