File photo: Trees Charlotte, created to help achieve a goal of having 50 percent of the city covered by tree canopy by 2050, has received a $2.3 million grant from the Knight Foundation to support its work. In 2014, the organization led a tree planting at Garinger High School. .
File photo: Trees Charlotte, created to help achieve a goal of having 50 percent of the city covered by tree canopy by 2050, has received a $2.3 million grant from the Knight Foundation to support its work. In 2014, the organization led a tree planting at Garinger High School. . John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
File photo: Trees Charlotte, created to help achieve a goal of having 50 percent of the city covered by tree canopy by 2050, has received a $2.3 million grant from the Knight Foundation to support its work. In 2014, the organization led a tree planting at Garinger High School. . John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Knight Foundation grants to benefit Trees Charlotte, other groups

December 15, 2015 01:00 AM