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AAA’s annual ‘Batteries for Trees’ campaign aims to plant 11,000 trees in national forest

DAYTON — Now until the end of April, AAA says they will be planting the same number of trees as batteries recycled by its Emergency Roadside service team.

The 12th annual ‘Batteries for Trees’ campaign’s goal is to fund the planting of 11,000 trees. To date, the effort has planted nearly 40,000 trees through the Arbor Day Foundation.

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Those interested in recycling their batteries and helping this cause can take their batteries to any AAA Car Care location.

“As an organization, AAA is committed to environmental sustainability as it correlates directly with our highest priority - the wellbeing of our Members, Associates, and the communities we serve,” says Amber Zionkowski, Corporate Citizenship Manager. “Our ‘Batteries for Trees’ campaign aligns with these values.”

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AAA Retail store or Car Care center customers can also donate $1 or more to help plant a tree

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