TREE Fund Bulletin July 2013
Applications are due October 1 for:
Ohio Chapter ISA Education Grant (second opportunity)
John Z. Duling Grants
Jack Kimmel International Grants
Apply online at www.treefund.org
A valid application requires on-time submission with all required information and attachments.
The TREE Fund 2012 Annual Report is available online. Find it on our About Us/Documents page.
Join us for these TREE Fund events at the 2013 ISA Conference
Saturday, August 3:
1:15 p.m. – Cheer the arrival of the STIHL Tour des Trees
Toronto Island (at the International Tree Climbing Championship site)
2:00 p.m. – International Flag Ceremony at STIHL Tour des Trees Closing Ceremonies
Centre Island (Franklin Children’s Garden)
Sunday, August 4:
8:00 a.m. – TREE Fund Golf Outing sponsored by Asplundh
Royal Woodbine Golf Club, Toronto
6:00 p.m. – TREE Fund Volunteer of the Year award at ISA Welcome Ceremony
Metro Toronto Convention Center (MTCC)
7:30 p.m. – Silent Auction opens on ISA Trade Show floor
MTCC (adjacent to TREE Fund booth #629)
Monday, August 5:
9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. – Revolution Wheel Silent Auction at Bandit Industries booth (#333)
9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. – Silent Auction on ISA Trade Show floor
6:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. – TREE Fund Researcher Reception at TREE Fund Live Auction
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. – Raise Your Hand for Research Live Auction
Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
Tuesday, August 6:
9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. – Silent Auction on ISA Trade Show floor
9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. – Revolution Wheel Silent Auction at Bandit Industries booth (#333)
3:30 p.m. – Split the Pot raffle drawing at TREE Fund booth (#629)
Where’s the Tour? We’re rolling out July 28! Find an updated itinerary of the
2013 ride online and join us at one of our events in New York or Ontario.
Scouts invited to an International Flag Ceremony August 3 in Toronto
Scouts in uniform from every nation are invited to help welcome the STIHL Tour des Trees to Toronto Island
and participate in an international flag ceremony hosted by Scouts Canada. For more information contact Mary
Tee off for the TREE Fund in Toronto August 4! Golfers and
Sponsors: Register by July 19 for Asplundh’s 19th annual golf outing to benefit the
TREE Fund. Your $175 registration fee includes 18 holes of golf at Toronto’s beautiful
Royal Woodbine Golf Club, plus lunch, prizes and more. Thanks, Asplundh!
Buy a Golden Ticket to win a trip to Hawaii (or Africa, or Italy..) for $100!
Just 50 tickets will be sold. The winner gets the Live Auction package of their choice. You
must be present at the Live Auction to win! Buy your Golden Ticket at the TREE Fund
booth or at the Live Auction. Buy your Live Auction Admission ticket now.
NEW this year: BEST BID WINS at our Silent Auction!
Bid once and walk away. If yours is the highest bid in the box for your item, it’s yours!
Every auction purchase supports research and education!
Bandit announces Revolution Wheel auction to benefit the TREE Fund
Upgrade your stump grinder with a Revolution Grinding Wheel this summer; your
equipment purchase will support TREE Fund research and education programs! Visit
Bandit’s ISA Trade Show booth (#333) August 4-6 to bid on the Revolution Wheel that
fits your machine. Bidding closes at 3 p.m. Tuesday, August 6. Thanks, Bandit!
Looking for a Who’s Who of tree care industry leaders? Check out our 2013 Sponsors List!
Thank you to every one of our sponsors. Your support keeps the knowledge pipeline flowing to arborists
around the world.
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