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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Arbor Day Celebrations

California Arbor Week and National Arbor Day are upon us! Check out the holiday events happening throughout our region and create a celebration of your own.

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We're hiring!

Prune Those Trees!

Sacramento has a rich history of planting trees

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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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Dedicate a Tree

Planting a tree is one way to establish a living memorial that will bring peace, joy and security for generations. Likewise, the planting of a tree can be a gratifying act, which honors the memory of a friend or relative, or recognizes a special person or occasion.

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Arbor Day Planting at Fisherman's Lake- FULL

Saturday, March 7 9:00A - 12:00P

Volunteers will be planting trees at a location adjacent to Fisherman's Lake in the Natomas Community. This planting is part of a study conducted by the USDA Forest Service.

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Native Oak Woodland Reforestation- FULL

Saturday, March 7 9:00A - 12:30P

Get out in the dirt with us and help to reforest a portion of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge.

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