ATLANTA, March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Experience design agency Sparks Grove, part of management consultancy North Highland, will once again join up with local non-profit Trees Atlanta to support the Fourth Annual Spring First Community Service Event taking place on Friday, March 24. Sparks Grove employees and members of the Clarkston International Bible Church will plant trees between 1:00pm-4:00pm ET at 3895 Church Street.
"Sparks Grove's core organizational values include, among others, supporting economic empowerment in our communities through philanthropic service. We are thrilled to have an opportunity to work with Trees Atlanta for the fourth year in a row," said Elizabeth Searcy, Global Head of Sparks Grove. "Clarkston is a primary U.S. locations for refugee resettlement and offers job training and literacy programs, along with other tools which support economic self-sufficiency. By beautifying this particular neighborhood, we aim to help instill pride for local residents and new arrivals, and demonstrate our design experience expertise in a natural setting."
Tree planting in Clarkston is part of Sparks Grove's contribution to North Highland's upcoming Day of Giving Back. To help celebrate the firm's 25th anniversary, the company is supporting 25 days of community service projects across all markets in which it operates.
Follow #SpringFirst and #DOGB2017 on Twitter to see how Sparks Grove and North Highland are supporting local communities across the U.S.
About Sparks Grove
Sparks Grove is an experience design agency. As a part of global consulting firm North Highland, we apply design thinking to plan, make, and execute human experiences that cultivate growth for clients. We use insight, foresight, strategy, design, and technology to transform businesses to more human-centered, purpose-driven organizations.
If you're interested in learning more about our approach to experience strategy & design, or how Sparks Grove can help you solve a pressing business challenge, please visit us at www.sparksgrove.com.
About North Highland
North Highland is a global management consulting firm known for helping clients solve their most complex challenges related to customer experience, performance improvement, technology and digital, and transformation. We add value and support our clients across the full spectrum of consulting, from strategy through delivery. We bring the big ideas, then we make them real. North Highland is an employee-owned firm, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with more than 3,000 consultants worldwide and 60+ offices around the globe. The firm is a member of Cordence Worldwide (www.cordenceworldwide.com), a global management consulting alliance. For more information, visit northhighland.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
About Trees Atlanta
Founded in 1985, Trees Atlanta is a nationally recognized non-profit citizens' group that protects and improves Atlanta's urban forest by planting, conserving, and educating. Trees Atlanta is partnering with neighborhoods across Metro Atlanta to plant native species, raise awareness about the benefits of trees, and create a core group of tree advocates. NeighborWoods is a collaborative effort to replenish and sustain the tree canopy, while also educating the community on tree care and management.
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