Volunteer

We will reach our 5 million tree goal with your help. Volunteer with us to plant more trees where you live, work, and play.


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(916) 974-4318

Volunteer at Our Events

Tree planting and stewardship events take place all year long, but are especially busy during the rainy months of October-April. Volunteers of all ages can help plant and care for trees throughout Sacramento by registering for an event online. You can even get your group of volunteers involved!

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Volunteer in Your Community

Bring the benefits of cleaner air, cooler temperatures, and healthier lifestyles to your neighborhood by volunteering to plant and care for trees in your own community. Learn tips to steward neighborhood trees, help us collect data through Greenprint Maps, lead a NeighborWoods project of your own. You can keep your community's canopy healthy in so many ways! » Read More »

Be a Community Planting Leader

Planting 5 million more trees will require help from everyone in our community. Learn to teach others about the extraordinary benefits of trees by volunteering as a Community Planting Leader. This is the perfect position for people who want to learn more about urban greening and volunteer management. (It's also a great addition to your resume!)

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Internship Opportunities

Intern with the Sacramento Tree Foundation to put your skills to work in our community. Browse our internship opportunities to see how you can make a difference in Sacramento while gaining experience in urban forestry, community development, habitat restoration, and more! » Learn More »

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Planting Trees for Wildlife

Over 20 new trees were planted at the Wildlife Care Association on June 13th. With the help of volunteers and expertise from Sacramento Tree Foundation, these new trees will grow to provide shade, shelter, and habitat.

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Tree Hero Awards 2015

Big Day of Giving Success

$470,000 Grant Awarded for Plumas Lake Project

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Plan a Mulch Party

Bring the benefits of mulch to your neighborhood tree canopy. Follow our DIY guide to get your community involved in a mulch party!

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Volunteer as a Group

Groups can either join us at one of our regularly scheduled planting events (see list of events) or plan a private event.

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South Side Park Mulch Event

Wednesday, July 15 1:00P - 4:00P

Join our friends at the City of Sacramento for a mulching event! Mulch helps keep tree roots cool, retain moisture, keep weeds away, and protect the base of the tree. With your help we can care for the park trees of Sacramento!

Mulch

Seymour Park Mulch Event

Thursday, July 16 9:20A - 12:20P

Join our friends at the City of Sacramento for a mulching event! Mulch helps keep tree roots cool, retain moisture, keep weeds away, and protect the base of the tree. With your help we can care for the park trees of Sacramento!

Mulch