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Grow A Tree
Written by Jen de Kock
13 September 2013

Grow A Tree is a small social enterprise founded in 2008 working across the country and aims to make tree planting fun.  So come on Grow A Tree with us or Sponsor A Tree with us, how about Volunteering with us. We’ll guaranTREE to beat any price for a similar service or product. 

 What’s the big idea?
  • To Grow 1 000 000 indigenous trees from seed
  • Each tree is geo tagged on a virtual map
  • Each child in the country learns how to Grow A Tree from seed
  • Incorporate this into all SA schools’ curriculum

Grow A Tree Starter Pack
  • A cute and portable DIY Starter Pack to help you grow your own indigenous treeOver 45 000 sold
  • Includes indigenous tree seeds, instructions, hessian bag, soil and individual poem per species
  • Give it a pet name and make a wish
  • 35 different species of South African trees
  • Tags can be customised for orders over 100 bags
  • Perfect for weddings and corporate gifts
  • Colours - Navy, Light Blue, Aquamarine, Purple, Black, White, Light Brown, Yellow, Green and African print
  • Weight & Dimensions - 500g,150mm x 100mm x 30mm
  • Turnaround time 1 - 14 days
  • Only R50 per Grow A Tree starter pack
  • Costs decrease with increased quantities

Match Stick Forest
  • Nifty hotel-style ‘match box’ with 5 indigenous tree seeds included per box
  • Covers can be customised with logos, etc
  • Many different tree species available
  • Includes description of tree and planting instructions
  • Popular for events and alternative business cards
  • Dimensions 30mm x 25mm x 5mm
  • Turnaround time 7 days (requires artwork)
  • Only R10 per box. Minimum 50 per order
  • Costs decrease with increased quantities

Kids Learning Kits
  •  Our Kids Learning Kit is run as a “Play shop” - teaching children how to Grow A Tree from seed
  • Reached  12 000+ learners in 130+  schools
  • Includes lesson on patience, responsibility and persistence
  • Teaches learners how to Grow A Tree in 5 different languages
  • Teaches the difference between exotic trees and indigenous ones
  • Only R15 per child Incl. Vat

Sponsor A Tree
  • Sponsored trees are grown from seed at our nursery in Centurion
  • Trees planted in a needy school after 12 – 18 months growth
  • Over 4 000 trees already sponsored
  • Focus on  indigenous Highveld trees
  • Sponsorship includes: E-Certificate with unique Tree Number, tree details and Geo Tag (GPS)
  • Only R40 per tree Incl. Vat

 Volunteer Events
  • Activities include tree planting workshops, Guerrilla style planting, and greening schools in disadvantaged area’s
  • We work with corporate and arrange teambuilding community orientated activities

Free Delivery across country

Grow A Tree GuaranTREE:

We’ll beat any price of a similar item and service. We’ll also replace any tree seeds that don’t grow, free of charge.

Tel: 012 753 0208

Sean: 071 421 2522

1010 Clifton Ave, 0157, Centurion, Gauteng

Vat No. 4370254528, Reg No. 11/4690

www.growatree.co.za, info@growatree.co.za

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