Burmese youth find refuge at Tower Hill

2017-08-02T23:20:35+00:00

Members of the Youth Group in Tower Hill's Orangerie. (Photo by WRAP) Imagine living in place with limited possibilities, where poverty and hardship are constant. Relocating to a land of opportunity on the other side of the world inspires hope, but also presents challenges. Almost everything you see is different. How would you balance your old life [...]

Burmese youth find refuge at Tower Hill 2017-08-02T23:20:35+00:00

Tower Hill and Worcester Tree Initiative to celebrate Arbor Day with a week of activities

2017-04-12T16:21:20+00:00

The public is welcome to join Tower Hill Botanic Garden the last week of April for a series of activities celebrating Arbor Day. Celebrating the 175th anniversary of its parent organization, the Worcester County Horticultural Society, Tower Hill is collaborating with the Worcester Tree Initiative in offering a series of programs to connect people to plants and trees. [...]

Tower Hill and Worcester Tree Initiative to celebrate Arbor Day with a week of activities 2017-04-12T16:21:20+00:00

JetBlue grants Worcester Tree Initiative funds for STEM program

2017-04-03T17:29:16+00:00

Worcester Tree Initiative, an independent program of the Worcester County Horticultural Society, has been awarded one of six National Seed Grants from the JetBlue Foundation. This STEM Education Seed Grant Award of $10,000 will be used to develop a STEM education program in the Worcester area that explores the intersection of urban forestry and aviation. [...]

JetBlue grants Worcester Tree Initiative funds for STEM program 2017-04-03T17:29:16+00:00