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Hoerskool Uitsig receives 1000 trees to help save our planet

This afternoon the “Save our Planet – Plant a Tree” team visited Hoerskool Uitsig, donating over 1000 River Bush Willows and pushing the total number of donations to date just over the half way mark. The trees were still bare from winter, with only a few trees starting to shoot their leaves. Theresa from The Success Academy explained […]

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Advantages of Trees

Environmental Benefits of Trees • Half a hectare of trees produce enough oxygen for 18 people every day and keeps pollutants in check. • Trees absorb and deflect sunlight which cools the air and alters rainfall patterns. • Trees act as natural water filters and help reduce runoff, soil erosion and flooding. • Trees absorb […]

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Southdowns College Primary receives 700 tree-gifts

Today The Success Academy and Willow Feather Farm teams spent the morning at Southdowns College with the primary school pupils, donating 700 trees as part of the “Save our Planet – Plant a Tree” project. Theresa, from The Success Academy explained the purpose of planting trees to the students and motivated them to make it […]

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“Save our Planet – Plant a Tree” donates over 1000 trees to Cornwall Hill College

This morning The Success Academy and Willow Feather Farm teams had the privilege to spend the morning with the staff and students of Cornwall Hill College, who was celebrating their 18th birthday. We were invited to attend the festivities, and share our story about how they can help save the planet by planting trees and looking after […]

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Cornwall Hill College Primary receives 800 River Bush Willows

Today we spent the morning with Cornwall Hill College Primary. The students watched a short slide show on what trees do for the earth, and for people and animals. Theresa, from The Success Academy explained to them that when they start planting trees, they become superheroes because every tree planted gives oxygen two 2 people during […]

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New Hope School joins the Save our Planet project

Today The Success Academy and Willow Feather Farm teams were welcomed by the very enthusiastic pupils of the New Hope School. The school was celebrating their 45th birthday, and decided to add the greening project as a birthday surprise to the students.   After the celebrations we explained how the “Save our Planet-Plant a Tree” project […]

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The students of Southdowns College helps save our planet

Today The Success Academy and the Willow Feather Farm teams visited Southdowns College for the second time during this project, donating over 700 trees to the staff and students. Three grade 9 students said a few words about why we should plant trees and care for nature and they also shared some instructions on how to plant and care […]

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Waterkloof High School pupils receive 2000 tree-gifts

‘Save our Planet – Plant a Tree’ was launched four years ago. This project, started by the CEO of The Success Academy, Charl Du Toit in conjunction with Willow Feather Farm has to date, donated over 75,000 trees, with the help of more than 42 schools in the area. The purpose of donating these trees to the children […]

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Laerskool Doringkloof helps save our planet

The last school The Success Academy and Willow Feather Farm teams visited in 2015 as part of the “Save our Planet – Plant a Tree” project, was Laerskool Doringkloof . The kids were overjoyed to receive their very own trees to plant at home with the help of their parents. We always encourage them to visit their […]

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Laerskool Rooihuiskraal goes green

The pupils and staff members of Laerskool Rooihuiskraal recently received 1980 trees to help us in greening our community. The trees were sponsored by The Success Academy and Willow Feather Farm. Laerskool Rooihuiskraal is one of more than 30 schools we have visited on our mission to save the planet, one tree at a time. […]

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