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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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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Submit art images for the Art Auction

An exciting new element was added to the Tree Hero Awards in 2014: The Art Auction at the Tree Hero Awards. It was such a success for the Tree Foundation and for the artists that we are doing it again!

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The Future is Bright Green

Arbor Day Celebrations

Prune Those Trees!

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Become an Intern

If you are looking for an opportunity to delve into a project in urban forestry this may be the position you are looking for. We are recruiting interns to work on a full time iTree ECO Urban Forestry Assessment Project this summer.

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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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Stone Lakes Reforestation

Elk Grove

Saturday, April 4 9:00A - 12:30P

Get out in the dirt with the Sacramento Tree Foundation's NATURE Team. Volunteers will work to plant 150 tree and shrub seedlings in abandoned agricultural land.

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Caring for the Watershed

Saturday, April 18 9:00A - 12:00P

Join in on the Sacramento Tree Foundation's Creek Week project! Volunteers will work to clean up the Stone Lakes basin at Nottoli Park.

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