The mission of the Sacramento Tree Foundation is to build healthy, livable communities in the
Sacramento region by growing the best urban forest in the nation.
Everyday adherence to our core values is essential to achieving our mission.
We believe trees are essential contributors to a community’s health and well-being.
Education and Engagement
We believe the best urban forest is planted, protected and cared for by people who are educated and
We believe strong, strategic partnerships are key to our regional impact.
Science and Research
We believe science and evidenced-based research is the foundation for effective urban forest policies,
planning, and management.
We believe in a business ethic based on excellence, transparency, innovation, integrity, and sound
management of people and resources.