BUY 1 = SAVE 30% | BUY 2 = SAVE 40% | BUY 3 = SAVE 50%

Blue Planet Eco-Eyewear x Trees For The Future

April 15, 2019

Blue Planet Eco-Eyewear x Trees For The Future

For April Random Act of Kindness, Blue Planet Eco-Eyewear has partnered with Trees For The Future and committed to donating 1,000 trees to their program this month. 

The Problem

We lose trees at a rate of 50 soccer fields per minute as our food systems destroy our ecosystems. Most of this degradation occurs in the developing tropics of Africa, Latin America, and South and Southeast Asia where hundreds of millions of chronically-hungry, smallholder farming families use destructive and short-sighted agricultural practices that further degrade their communities trees, soil, water and biodiversity, making them even more likely to migrate and more vulnerable to the climate changes that lie ahead.

The Solution

The Forest Garden Program is a simple, replicable and scalable approach with proven success. By planting specific types of fast-growing trees, fruit trees, hardwoods and food crops in a systematic manner over a four year period, families can positively change their lives forever. Forest Gardens consist of thousands of trees that provide families with sustainable food sources, livestock feed, products to sell, fuel wood and a 400% increase in their annual income in four years.

For more information please visit https://trees.org/




Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Blog

How to be a More Conscious Consumer
How to be a More Conscious Consumer

May 23, 2019

Before buying anything, try to make it a habit to ask yourself the very important question of whether you need it or not to limit compulsive shopping habits. Aside from being environmentally friendly, this also leaves you with money to spend on more important things. Remember that even small changes, when carried out together, will create a big impact on our planet.

Continue Reading

Eco Tip 101: Ditch the single use 'to-go
Eco Tip 101: Ditch the single use 'to-go" cup

May 02, 2019

Recycling Advocates estimates that 50 MILLION disposable coffee cups are used in the Metro area per year. This equates to 3 MILLION pounds of solid waste being generated and 6,000 metric tons of CO2 being generated. This is equivalent to almost 600,000 gallons of gas consumed, or 6 million pounds of coal burned for one year.

Continue Reading

Brand Ambassador - Allysa Bassir
Brand Ambassador - Allysa Bassir

April 29, 2019

Allysa Bassir was 22 years old when she started The Breakfast Club in 2015. She had been working in northern Ethiopia sharing the Gospel and educating on human trafficking in the rural villages. An Ethiopian friend had told her about starving kids in his town and knowing her heart for kids, asked her to help. just a couple days later 35 kids were being fed! Allysa is currently traveling back and forth from her home in Southern California to Ethiopia working on growing The Breakfast Club in hopes of providing hope for thousands of kids.

Continue Reading