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Michael Pilarski launches crowd-funder for the Global Earth Repair Conference.

Crowdfunding Drive is Live!

Hello from Michael Pilarski and the Global Earth Repair Conference,

Friends of the Trees Society is embarking on a 30-day crowdfunding campaign (starting December 26) to generate funds for our first-ever Global Earth Repair Conference, May 3-5, 2019 in Port Townsend, WA.

Please help us put on this ground-breaking, global event. Give generously. Here's where you go to donate:

Please help by spreading the word to your circles of friends and associates about the conference and our crowdfunder. Below are some suggested texts and some attached images as well.  Let me know if you’d like to collaborate in other ways or check out how to join our team at:

We would be very grateful if you would be willing to share our Go Fund Me link with your community via your newsletter, email lists, Facebook and other social media.  The success of this campaign rests on getting the word out and generating excitement!

Here is the basic information you can share along with some graphics - feel free to copy and edit as needed.

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Facebook/Email List message:

Michael Pilarski of Friends of the Trees Society is launching a Go Fund Me campaign to put on the first-ever Global Earth Repair Conference which will bring 500 people together to envision a thriving planet for our descendants seven generations from now, and strategize the many steps it will take to get there.   Here is the Go Fund Me link.

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Tweet message:

Michael Pilarski launches the first-ever Global Earth Repair Conference which is designed to help the whole planet. 

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Other resources:

Facebook Event page for the conference:


Facebook Group for discussion about the conference:


Friends of the Trees Society website:



If you would like to present or facilitate in some way, please fill out the Presenters Application Form on the website. Please send us the names of anyone you would like to recommend as a presenter.


Early registration helps us meet the considerable expenses of an event this size.  The Early-Bird price of $220 is available until February 15 (extended!). 

Register now!

Would you like to be part of the Conference team? We need help with many aspects of organization and logistics, including videography, live streaming, online conferencing, and fund-raising. We are looking for people to research earth repair projects in specific countries. Let us know if you if you are willing to research a specific country. Many ways to participate. Check out if you're interested

You can help us with publicity by downloading, printing and putting up our fabulous conference poster (artist, Bob Paltrow).
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We hope to see you at the Global Earth Repair Conference.  Spread the word! Thank you.

Contact Info:

Michael Pilarski
Friends of the Trees Society
PO Box 1133
Port Hadlock, WA 98339 
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