7 March 2022
Davis Defense Group, Inc. (DDG) celebrated its 20th year of excellence by partnering with We Plant Trees to plant over 200 native trees in the Stafford, VA area. Volunteers from DDG, We Plant Trees and Friends of the Rappahannock joined together on the morning of March 5th to plant over 300 Virginia native trees to mitigate the environmental impact of new residential developments in the Stafford area. Types of trees planted included: River Birch, Red Maple, White Oak, Flowering and Silky Dogwood, American Beech, Eastern Redbud and Sycamore. DDG supports and believes in We Plant Trees’ mission of inspiring others and work to cultivate a better world for our children that counters world trends such as global warming. DDG supports and believes in We Plant Trees’ mission of inspiring others and work to cultivate a better world for our children that counters world trends such as global warming. They work to help create a future that considers and incorporates sustainable environmental practices into one’s everyday life. DDG has been committed to giving back to the Stafford, Fredericksburg, and Spotsylvania region since its inception in 2002.
“DDG donates thousands of dollars every year, which has an immediate positive impact for the charities in the communities we serve. In celebration of DDG’s 20th anniversary, we are excited to continue this trend by creating something that can be enjoyed by future generations as well,” said DDG CEO Kristi Wilder. “Doing this work alongside DDG team members and neighbors makes it all the more meaningful.”
About We Plant Trees. We Plant Trees is a philanthropic enterprise supporting environmental stewardship by providing and planting native trees regionally. This 501(c)3 charity organization is headquartered in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and has operated in the region since June 2019 Planting over 24,000 trees in our community since then. The organization’s aim is to combat the buildup of carbon dioxide through carbon sequestration and to assist insect pollinators like honeybees to provide for a healthier, more sustainable environment.
About Friends of the Rappahannock. Founded in 1985 as a non-profit, grassroots conservation organization. They work to educate everyone about the Rappahannock river and to advocate for actions and policies that will protect and restore the river. In 2008, they undertook a strategic planning effort to guide the organization in reaching their vision for a healthy and scenic river.
About Davis Defense Group, Inc. DDG is a fast-growing Women-Owned Small Business concern with three offices in the DMV area and operations worldwide. DDG has provided professional service solutions to the United States Armed Forces since 2002. These services include Business Analytics, IT and Cybersecurity, Acquisition, Engineering, Medical Science and Technology, and Education. Information about Davis Defense may be found at its website, www.davisdefense.com.