The Community Stewardship Program assists neighborhoods and communities in the development of resources, capacity, and a network that can “Bring Nature Back” to resource challenged and environmentally challenged communities. This helps interested residents and business owners take action by initiating, developing and maintaining such improvements.
Experience has shown that the success of neighborhood improvement projects is ensured when the community is engaged in the care and health of the project. It is their stewardship that provides the quality of life benefits envisioned by the project.
North East Trees continues to promote the upkeep of installed improvements by:
Our goal is to create new Community Stewards mobilized to advocate for funding and resources for restoration projects, and who will be “positive agents of transformation” to sustain the restoration improvements.