Jake Swamp: Founder of the Tree of Peace Society
As result of his thirty seven years experience as a sub-chief of the Mohawk Nation and international ambassador, Jake Swamp has been traveling around the world, planting "Trees of Peace" in diverse places such as Israel, Australia, South America, United Nations, Morocco, Japan, Thailand, and many colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. Through his tree planting efforts, Jake has inspired the planting of over 200 million trees. Jake continues to inspire many college students of all races and backgrounds through his extensive lecturing schedule which takes him to different universities and other speaking engagements a year.
Jake Swamp has and continues to work tirelessly for the communities of the Iroquois people by bridging cultural difference in the spirit of respectful dialogue and collective action in addressing environmental and social problems. For more information, please visit: http://www.treeofpeacesociety.info.