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Growing trees, growing leaders!

Farmer-powered, time-tested​​​​​ afforestation.

216,812 TIST Farmers welcome you!

Discover TIST

Find out how farmers have grown TIST for over two decades.

How to Join TIST

Welcome farmers! Get all the info you need to join today.

Support the Farmers

It's quick and easy to help farmers continue to grow and thrive.

TIST is an innovative time-tested forestation project led by the participants!

TIST by the Numbers

216,812 Farmers

33,911 Small Groups

25M+ Living Trees

7M+ Tonnes Offset

Benefits of TIST

Learn more about the many benefits farmers create through TIST:

Ways to Contribute

Plant Trees

Plant trees for only $1 each as tax-deductible donations.

Buy Carbon Credits

Purchase industry-leading charismatic carbon credits.

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Discover more ways to support TIST Farmers in their work.

Every $1 given creates $8 in farmer benefits!

TIST is a Demonstrable Success!

This quick video demonstrates the impressive growth TIST Farmers have created around Mount Kenya.

TIST Farmers support each other through teamwork as they plant trees and share new Best Practices.  By listening to and learning from each other, they improve their farms, communities, and the global climate. 

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By participating in TIST Cluster Meetings, he has not only learned about energy saving stove construction, but also transplanting, pruning, and grove management.  These meetings facilitate farmer-to-farmer learning and benefit the wide network of TIST participants.  Modi Joseph sums it up well: “This project has changed our lives.”  Learn more about Joseph's story . 

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