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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Are you wondering if the event you are registered for is still happening?

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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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Greenprint Summit 2015

The highly anticipated Greenprint Summit 2015 will be taking place on January 29th. This annual summit brings information, connections, and inspiration to local leaders to encourage beneficial urban forest projects. The 2015 event will focus on "National Research Inspiring Local Action" and will showcase inspiring speakers, research, and projects that prove the many benefits of trees.

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Is Water Conservation Killing Trees?

Be Watershed Wise

Tree grant to bear fruit for north Sacramento

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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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Greenprint Summit 2015

Citrus Heights Community Center

Thursday, January 29 8:30A - 4:30P

Building on our terrific success from last year's Summit, we invite you to join us for another thought-provoking and invigorating day discussing trees, health, and our community.

Register

Jan10

NATURE Planting Event

Saturday, January 10 9:00A - 12:00P

Save the date! Seedling planting with our NATURE Team to kick off the new year. Details and location are still being determined, and will be announced 2 weeks prior to the event. Likely in the Elk Grove area. All training and tools will be provided for this event.