ForterraFebruary 6, 2013 @ 5:03 pm (Updated: 11:40 am - 4/23/13 )
Bonneville Seattle, the Seattle Seahawks, and Les Schwab Tire Centers of Seattle are proud to announce Forterra as the February Charity of the Month!
Forterra fills a unique and important niche as the largest conservation and community building organization dedicated solely to this region.� As a national leader, Forterra is shaping a future that will flourish environmentally and economically.� They partner with thousands of leaders and residents across the region to create healthy, livable and prosperous communities.� For over 20 years, Forterra has led efforts to conserve more than 181,000 acres of forests, farms, shorelines, parks and natural areas and restore critical landscapes.
Forterra recognizes that by creating great communities where people choose to live, we can protect rural working and natural lands from sprawling development.� We work with leaders and residents to make our cities and towns great places to live, work and raise our families.� Leading a network of cities and counties to advance strategies for managing growth, we are cultivating economic development and fostering a sustainable future. We also empower and mobilize tens of thousands of residents to make lasting change in their communities, from advancing public policy to volunteering in local parks.�
To learn how you can help, please visit http://www.forterra.org/