The World Tree of Hope Photos

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Karen Kai decorating the 2013 World Tree of Hope (Credit William Lee)

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Volunteers add origami cranes to the 2013 tree
(Credit William Lee)

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Linda Mihara decorating the top of the 2013 tree. 

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Jeff Cotter and Linda Mihara adding origami to the 2013 World Tree of Hope
(Credit William Lee)

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Volunteers raise the 2013 World Tree of Hope in San Francisco City Hall
(Credit William Lee)

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Decorating the 2013 tree is a five ladder job
(Credit William Lee)

2012 World Tree of Hope

2012 World Tree of Hope
photo by William Lee

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It takes a village to create the tree - Origami folders for the tree include the American Indian Culture and Spirit Group from San Quentin Prison (2013)

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2013 Official World Tree of Hope
(Credit William Lee)

 2011 World Tree of Hope

2011 World Tree of Hope

photo by William Lee

 2011 World Tree of Hope

2011 World Tree of Hope

photo by William Lee

 Harvey Milk bust and RWF Origami AIDS ribbon in San Francisco City Hall

Harvey Milk bust and RWF Origami AIDS ribbon in San Francisco City Hall

photo by William Lee

 RWF Vice President Karen Kai, creator of Origami AIDS ribbon in San Francisco City Hall

RWF Board Member Karen Kai, creator of Origami AIDS Ribbon in San Francisco City Hall

photo by William Lee

Karen Kai decorates the Tree of Hope
Karen Kai decorates The World Tree of Hope 2008

Peace All Over The World aka Sadako's Wish
Peace All Over The World aka Sadako's Wish

photo by Audrey Heller

Creators of the Tree
Creators of the Tree

Top (l to r): RWF Founder Jeff Cotter,

Mayor Gavin Newsom, Paul Stankiewicz

Bottom (l to r): Vicky Mihara Avery,

June Sakamoto, Linda Mihara

Tree in San Francisco City Hall Dome

 2006 Tree in San Francisco City Hall Dome

photo by Audrey Heller

Cranes with colors Tree of Hope
Cranes with colors World Tree of Hope 2008

photo by Audrey Heller

Stars and Birds
Stars and Birds

photo by Audrey Heller

Dr. Jane Goodall, Jeff Cotter and Paul Stankiewicz
Jeff Cotter, Dr. Jane Goodall and Paul Stankiewicz

Lots of Cranes
Lots of Cranes

photo bu Audrey Heller

The Full Tree of Hope 2007
The World Tree of Hope 2007
Chris Olsen decorates Tree of Hope
Chris Olsen decorates 2007 Tree of Hope
Paul Stankiewicz on ladder decorating Tree of Hope
Paul Stankiewicz on ladder decorating 2007 Tree of Hope
The Tree of Many Colors 2007
The Tree of Many Colors 2007
The Tree of Many Colors 2007
2009 World Tree of Hope

The Tree of Many Colors 2007


2008 World Tree of Hope
Freedom by Elijah
Freedom by Elijah
World Peace by Millie
World Peace by Millie
Green House Gas by Maya age 10
Green House Gas by Maya age 10
Hunger and Self Esteem by Abigal
Hunger and Self Esteem by Abigal
Clean Water by Charlotte age 10
Clean Water by Charlotte age 10
End the War by Eli
End the War by Eli
Global Warming
Global Warming
More Clean Water by Marisol age 8
More Clean Water by Marisol age 8
Equality and Violence
Equality and Violence
A Greener Bay Area by sasha age 8
A Greener Bay Area by Sasha age 8
A Matrix of Hope
A Matrix of Hope
Animal Rights by Kaliah age 8
Animal Rights by Kaliah age 8
A Collage of Children's Wishes
A Collage of Children's Wishes
Gay and Lesbian Families
Gay and Lesbian Families by Wyatt, age 8
 
Full tree in Arch, San Francisco City Hall

Full tree in Arch, San Francisco City Hall 2006

photo by Audrey Heller

Singer Veronica Klaus
Singer Veronica Klaus
Collage of Kids' Wishes
Collage of Kid's Wishes
World Tree of Hope 2007
World Tree of Hope 2007
Tree of Hope 2009 Team: Vicky Mihara-Avery, Porter William, Linda Mihara, Jeff Cotter, Karen Kai, Sharon Kerr, June Sakamoto, Suzie Gleeson
Tree of Hope 2009 Team: Vicky Mihara-Avery, Porter William, Linda Mihara, Jeff Cotter, Karen Kai, Sharon Kerr, June Sakamoto, Suzie Gleeson
Dame Edna hosts the Tree of Hope Celebration 2008: Jeff Cotter, Paul Stankiewicz, June Sakamoto, Dame Edna, Linda Mihara, Karen Lai, Vicky Mihara Avery
Dame Edna hosts the Tree of Hope Celebration 2008: Jeff Cotter, Paul Stankiewicz, June Sakamoto, Dame Edna, Linda Mihara, Karen Lai, Vicky Mihara Avery
"Yes, We Can!" Origami Crane
"Yes, We Can!" Origami Crane
Rev. Nobu Hanaoka, Atomic Bomb Survivor
Rev. Nobu Hanaoka, Atomic Bomb Survivor - keynote speaker at World Tree of Hope 2006 & 2008
Entertainer, Donna Sachet
Entertainer, Donna Sachet
Jeff Cotter, Rainbow World Fund Executive Director
Jeff Cotter, Rainbow World Fund Executive Director
Aerial view of 2010 World Tree of Hope
2010 World Tree of Hope view from above
Dr. Jane Goodall wish on the 2010 World Tree of Hope
Wish from Dr. Jane Goodall on 2010 World Tree of Hope
2010 World Tree of Hope
2010 World Tree of Hope