The RWF World Tree of Hope is a global holiday project promoting peace, love and humanitarianism for our community of San Francisco and for all people on earth.
The RWF World Tree of Hope is a 23 foot holiday tree that is decorated with thousands of origami cranes and stars that are inscribed with people's wishes and hopes for the future of the world. Learn more here: http://worldtreeofhope.org
There are lots of opportunities to help!
DECORATING: We will be preparing origami (folding, wiring, sorting,...) and decorating the tree at San Francisco City Hall.
Sunday, Nov. 26 from 8am to 8pm
Monday, Nov. 27 from 8am to 8pm
Tuesday, Nov. 28 from 8am to 8pm
Wednesday, Nov. 29 from 8am to 2pm
Thursday, Nov. 30 from 8am to 8pm.
We can accommodate individuals and groups of volunteers!
** To volunteer you must register. Send us a message here to register: http://www.rainbowfund.org/contact-us/
** Please state the dates and times that you are available so we can best match times and create the volunteer schedule. We will get back to you shortly. We encourage volunteers sign up for a 3 or 4 hour shift; however, 2 hours is doable particularly during the weekday evening times. There is lots to do so you are welcome to help each day.
No special skills are required. There are lots of different tasks to do to create the tree. You do not need to know how to fold origami to help. Age requirement is 13 on up.
Check out this time lapse video of us decorating last years tree: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUqq1vrqJTQ
The official tree lighting is on Monday, December 4 from 6pm to 8:00pm at San Francisco City Hall. Admission is FREE! Info: http://www.worldtreeofhope.org/tree-lighting/