Tree-planting on National Arab American Service Day Roots Us in Community

Posted by Guest on June 17, 2019 in Blog

On Saturday, June 15th, the Arab American Institute and the Washington D.C chapter of the Network of Arab American Professionals (NAAP-DC) partnered to lead a service project for 15th annual National Arab American Service Day. Volunteers participated in a tree planting at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in northeast D.C with Casey Trees, a nonprofit dedicated to “restoring, enhancing and protecting the tree canopy of the nation’s capital.” 

Participants were divided into groups of 4 and were led by volunteers from Casey Trees, who guided and helped the...

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