About Us

Creating meaningful change in the direction of global carbon sequestration requires a massive effort from creative problem solvers willing to take on giant challenges. The Carbon Capture Foundation emerged out of a pursuit to inspire and support carbon capture efforts both locally and on a broader scale. Established in 2020, we are a 501(c)(3) organization driven by a love of nature and the need for bold actions. Contact us to learn more and get involved.

Foggy Forest
 
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Our Origin

Deep in the forests of Western Washington, our founders happened across this sign. In 1994, fifth grade children planted the trees you see, as part of a forest education program. The image of such large trees from the efforts of children inspired our founders to share the experience with the internet through this photo, which received a stunning outpouring of both admiration for the children's efforts and intrigue for how to replicate the experience. This in turn inspired the creation of the foundation, and defined its mission: to capture carbon through distributed tree planting and energy conservation programs.