"Humankind is All organic lifeforms are facing a crisis: our ability to survive and thrive is at risk. Air and water pollution is rampant. Weather patterns are shifting at an alarming rate. Poverty is widespread. The entire globe is battling poor health for a number of reasons. And society as a whole is becoming more and more fractured. We must do something before it's too late. The Arbor Day Foundation is committed to addressing these problems through trees. Trees are an important part of the solution to many critical issues facing the planet and humankind."