Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Continues to Put Down Roots

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Joins The Hon. Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs for a Major Funding Announcement to Support the Construction of the Living Tribute Minister MacAulay Presents Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation Friday, June 14, 2019 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WHITBY, ON – Today, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister

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Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Plants 300 Trees in Pickering with Canadian Armed Forces and Community Volunteers

On Saturday, May 25th, uniformed officers from the Canadian armed forces joined local volunteers to plant 300 trees at the Petticoat Creek Conservation Area in Pickering, Ontario on behalf of the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign, adding to the nearly 100,000 trees that have been planted to date in connection with

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A Monumental Day for the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Announcement of 2019 Federal Budget Includes $2.9 Million in Funding to Support the Construction of the World’s Largest Living Memorial

March 20th, 2019 MILTON, ON – Representatives and supporters of the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign rejoiced over the decision to increase financial support from the Government of Canada. To support the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign, the 2019 Federal Budget proposes to provide $2.9 million over three years, starting

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Veterans and Military families call on the Government of Canada for more support to the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign

OTTAWA, Feb. 21, 2019  – Representatives and supporters of the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign are asking for increased support from the Government of Canada. The campaign will fund the planting of 2,000,000 trees between Trenton and Toronto, one tree for every Canadian that has served during times of conflict. 117,000 of the most prominent

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Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Reflects on Remembrance Week in Trenton

Friday, November 9th, The Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign, in collaboration with Lower Trent Conservation, held a special ceremony in Trenton, ON to thank Tree Canada and CN for their $25,000 contribution provided through the EcoConnexions program. These funds will go towards making Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign the largest

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Highway Of Heroes Tree Campaign Continues to Grow in Whitby

Friday, November 2nd, the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign planted 300 trees at Intrepid Park in Whitby with the help of uniformed officers from the Canadian Armed Forces and local volunteers. The tree planting took place at the former site of Camp X, the legendary secret paramilitary training installation for

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Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Taking Root In Scarborough with the Help of TD Friends of the Environment

On October 27th,  The Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign was featured at a special TD Tree Day to recognize TD Bank Group’s $500,000 contribution and ongoing support for current and future tree planting endeavours. The event, held in Scarborough, saw local volunteers gather to plant 300 trees and shrubs which

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Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Plants 300 Trees in Cobourg with Tree Canada and Home Hardware

On October 20, uniformed officers from the Canadian armed forces joined local volunteers to plant 300 trees in Cobourg, Ontario on behalf of the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign, in partnership with Tree Canada and Home Hardware, adding to the nearly 100,000 trees that will have been planted by the

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Greening the Rouge Valley

Another busy day of planting with our friends at the Toronto Regional Conservation Authority and the City of Toronto! 500+ trees and shrubs to help with the restoration of Morningside Creek and to add to the growing living tribute. A big thank you to the hundreds of volunteers that were in attendance to

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Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign Puts Down Additional Roots in Cobourg

On Saturday, May 26th, dozens of volunteers, including members of the local Rotary Club and the Royal Canadian Legion, were at Chris Garrett Park to plant trees in connection to the Highway of Heroes Living Tribute. Festivities began with a special ceremony, hosted by Mark Cullen. Contributions from Frank Cowan

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