AFL Associates Partner with TreesGreenville for ReLEAF Day

Spartanburg, SC – AFL, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic cable, equipment and accessories, helped raise awareness for TreesUpstate’s urban forestry program by sponsoring and volunteering for TreesGreenville ReLEAF Day. On March 16, approximately 30 AFL associates, friends and family planted trees at Victor Park in Greer. Across the upstate of South Carolina, volunteers planted 150 trees in six sites around Greenville County.  
“One aspect of AFL’s community outreach program is a commitment to preserving our environment,” said Corie Culp, community relations manager at AFL. “Partnering with TreesGreenville gives associates an opportunity to get involved in conservation efforts that make a difference right here our local community.”

TreesGreenville is a nonprofit organization founded in 2005. Their mission is to plant, promote, and protect trees in Greenville County. TreesGreenville volunteers have helped plant more than 6,400 trees and logged over 12,000 hours.

AFL has an extensive Community Outreach Program that provides grants, sponsorships, associate engagement projects, disaster relief and more. For additional information on AFL and its community initiatives, visit
About AFL
Founded in 1984, AFL is an international manufacturer providing end-to-end solutions to the energy, service provider, enterprise and industrial markets as well as several emerging markets. The company’s products are in use in over 130 countries and include fiber optic cable and hardware, transmission and substation accessories, outside plant equipment, connectivity, test and inspection equipment, fusion splicers and training. AFL also offers a wide variety of services supporting data center, enterprise, wireless and outside plant applications.
Headquartered in Spartanburg, SC, AFL has operations in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fujikura Ltd. of Japan. For more information, visit

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Corie Culp
Community Relations Manager