Programs

We offer expertise, training, tools, and advice so that we may empower our community to plant, protect, and learn about trees.

South Sacramento

South Sacramento does not have many trees, but neighbors are working hard to change this by planting trees throughout the community.  » Learn More »

South Natomas

The goal of the South Natomas Urban Greening Initiative is to plant 1,000 trees in 3 years in Gardenland, Northgate, and South Natomas in an effort to replace the tree canopy while building a community commitment to trees.
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Rancho Cordova

Through our partnerships with the City of Rancho Cordova and SMUD, residents, business owners, and community organizations can get free trees and assistance with planting, irrigation, and dead tree removal.  » Learn More »

Rosemont

After mistletoe and old age damaged the Modesto ash that once lined these streets, neighbors in the Rosemont community kicked off a planting campaign to renew their tree canopy.  » Learn More »

Hollywood Park

Through planting new trees, removing sick and dead trees, and developing a culture of stewardship, neighbors in Hollywood Park and Carleton Tract are working together to improve their tree canopy.  » Learn More »

River Park

The River Park Tree Canopy Project is a community-based effort to restore and enhance the tree canopy in River Park. Through this initiative, we have successfully planted over 100 trees in River Park since 2015 with the help of amazing volunteers from the River Park community! » Learn More »

Arden Park

After mistletoe and old age damaged the Modesto ash that once lined these streets, neighbors in the Arden Park community kicked off a planting campaign to renew their tree canopy. » Learn More »

Del Paso Heights

We have had the pleasure to partner with some amazing community leaders including The Del Paso Heights Growers' Alliance, Pacific Housing Inc., City of Sacramento Parks and their District 2 Commissioner, and the Mutual Assistance Network of Del Paso Heights. This collaborative effort is committed to promoting equity and justice in disadvantaged communities. If you would like to be a part of growing and supporting the canopy in Del Paso Heights, contact us. » Learn More »

Arden Arcade

This year we are working at Howe Community park adding new shade trees and caring for mature trees. This beautiful park is also home to some very special memorial trees whose plaques have suffered vandalism and damage over the years. If you would like to be a part of monitoring the memorial trees, supporting and growing the canopy in Howe Community park or your own neighborhood in Arden Arcade, contact us. » Learn More »

North Highlands

The community of North Highlands has some of the highest regional temperatures during the summer months. A lush tree canopy has dramatic effects on not only temperature, but also on improving physical and mental health. If you would like to be a part of growing and supporting the canopy in North Highlands, contact us. » Learn More »

News See all

He helped plant the City of Trees. See Sacramento honor retiring Tree Foundation leader

"Natomas Oaks Park is renamed the Ray and Judy Tretheway Oak Preserve on Nov. 19, 2020, by the city of Sacramento as Ray Tretheway retires from his nearly 40-year involvement with the Sacramento Tree Foundation."

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Oak grove to honor Tretheways

Welcoming Jessica Sanders as the Tree Foundation's new executive director

Harvesting acorns for Seed to Seedling

Steady as a valley oak

How-To See all

South Sacramento

South Sacramento does not have many trees, but neighbors are working hard to change this by planting trees throughout the community. 

» Learn More »

South Natomas

The goal of the South Natomas Urban Greening Initiative is to plant 1,000 trees in 3 years in Gardenland, Northgate, and South Natomas in an effort to replace the tree canopy while building a community commitment to trees.

» Learn More »

Events See all

Rosemont Neighborhood Beautification Planting

Rosemont (Online)

Saturday, December 12 10:00A - 12:00P

If you live in Rosemont, sign up by October 16th to receive up to 10 free shade trees for your home! Join the Sacramento Tree Foundation, the Rosemont Men’s League and the Rosemont Community Association in a neighborhood planting like no other! Enjoy connecting virtually with your neighbors and welcome a new tree (or ten!) into your yard. This event will include a virtual planting demo, expert tree care advice, planting support, and a digital community celebration.

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