Skip to content

PAHO/WHO FCU Helps Plant Food Forest in DC

PAHO/WHO Federal Credit Union and The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation teamed up to plant fruit trees to help launch the largest food forest in the District of Columbia.

PAHO/WHO FCU employees and volunteers joined the DC Department of Parks and Recreation, the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation, and Forested to plant more than 60 edible trees, shrubs and vines at Lederer Gardens in Northeast. The goal is to make healthy food accessible to the community for generations.

“Our mission has always been to help members of the global health community live better, healthier financial lives,” stated Miguel Boluda, Jr., PAHO/WHO FCU CEO. “This was an incredible opportunity for our employees, family members and members of our Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee to take the mission one step further and help provide community access to sustainable healthy food options.”

Recent News

Join Our Mailing List

Keep up with the latest industry info, advocacy updates, member spotlights and upcoming events.