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Restoring our rainforest home: Sergio’s story from the Peruvian Amazon

3 Dec , 2021 Blog

Restoring our rainforest home: Sergio’s story from the Peruvian Amazon

Sergio Lopez, who works for Plant Your Future as the Programme Coordinator for Loreto, shares his experience of growing up in the rainforest and witnessing the devastating reality and consequences of deforestation, over hunting and climate change: I grew up in the community of Varadero de Omeguas, a small village located on the banks of […]

What inspires Plant Your Future’s match donor?

1 Dec , 2021 Blog

What inspires Plant Your Future’s match donor?

Our Big Give Christmas Challenge has started with a bang and we’ve been overwhelmed by the support, raising over £16,200 in just the first few days.  For one week only, until midday on Tuesday 7 Dec 2021, every donation will be doubled. To celebrate this fantastic way of making twice the impact with your support, we’re […]

Amazon restoration success despite COVID: a Q&A interview with expert Patricia Romero

29 Jul , 2021 Blog

Amazon restoration success despite COVID: a Q&A interview with expert Patricia Romero

At Plant Your Future, our team has just finished planting a massive 40,458 native trees across the Peruvian Amazon. Despite the challenges that the pandemic brought, this planting season has been our most successful yet. This could not have been achieved without the heroic effort and dedication off our team in Peru, especially our Managing Director, Patricia Romero.  […]

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The mission of the decade: Restore our ecosystems

4 Jun , 2021 Blog

The mission of the decade: Restore our ecosystems

We’re celebrating World Environment Day (5 June 2021) as the United Nations launches a much-needed new initiative to recognise the critical and urgent need to restore the planet’s ecosystems. The goal of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration is to “prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems on every continent and in every ocean”. […]

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Celebrate World Earth Day 2021: take action in the Amazon

22 Apr , 2021 Blog

Celebrate World Earth Day 2021: take action in the Amazon

Right now, our team is out planting thousands of native trees across deforested areas of the Amazon rainforest in Peru – bringing it back to forest cover to tackle biodiversity loss and climate breakdown Today is World Earth Day where people across the globe come together to take meaningful action for the planet. For our […]

Inspiring Supporter Fundraising Events 2020

12 Mar , 2021 Blog

Inspiring Supporter Fundraising Events 2020

Become inspired to support the restoration of the Amazon rainforest this year with creative and fun events… It’s been a difficult year for supporters to take collaborative action to support our work, what with the challenges of lockdown making fundraising events nearly impossible to organise. So we would like to say a special thank you […]

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Volunteers’ activities & achievements in 2020

12 Mar , 2021 Blog

Volunteers’ activities & achievements in 2020

As a small charity, Plant your Future receives invaluable support from a dedicated team of volunteers, who offer their skills to help us with a range of activities. This year, we would like to say a special thank you to: Katie Butler-Manuel: creating beautiful and inspiring content for our social media channels, Katie (pictured above) […]

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Top 5 ways to take Climate Action in 2021

12 Mar , 2021 Blog

Top 5 ways to take Climate Action in 2021

Want to know the easiest and best ways to support restoration in the Amazon rainforest this year? Plant your Future is mitigating climate change and alleviating poverty by supporting low-income communities to turn their degraded land back to forest cover through progressive farming. Discover how you can support rainforest communities in 2021… 1. Become a […]

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Joining forces to restore the rainforest

12 Mar , 2021 Blog

Joining forces to restore the rainforest

Last year, we started three new partnerships to raise funds for tree planting in the Amazon. By collaborating with like-minded organisations we can achieve so much more… Healthy You, Healthy Planet We’ve partnered with a team of nutritionists from Odhealth, who are helping to create healthier people and planet. They offer support and guidance so […]

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