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Volunteer with us to plant and care for trees where you live, work, and play.

Tree Planting and Stewardship

Tree planting and stewardship events take place all year long, but we are especially busy with these events during the rainy months. Volunteers of all ages can help plant and care for trees throughout the Sacramento region by registering for an event online

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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!

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Save the Elms Community Scientist

Interested in helping the Sacramento Tree Foundation and the City of Sacramento identify elm trees that may be infected by Dutch elm disease? Save The Elms Program (STEP) Community Scientists will help us identify unhealthy trees by visually monitoring public elms throughout the summer.

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Group Volunteers

Your business, church group, or service club can join us for one of our planned events. Or, create your own special volunteer event. We’ll work with you to match you with one of our current needs at the organization or we’ll help you build the event of your dreams!

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Planting Leaders

Give back, make new friends, build your resume, leave a lasting legacy, and have fun! Join our team of Planting Leaders to lead volunteers in growing and protecting the best urban forest in the nation. Planting Leaders support at least six events during planting season (October through May).

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Events See all

White Rock Community Clean + Green

White Rock Community Park

Saturday, November 2 8:45A - 12:00P

Join us for a neighborhood service day. Together neighbors and volunteers will plant trees in the front yards of White Rock residents. Afterwards, we will gather in the Park for a community BBQ to celebrate a cleaner and greener White Rock neighborhood!

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Arden Park Neighborhood Planting

Arden Park

Sunday, November 3 8:45A - 12:00P

Join us for the 19th annual Arden Park neighborhood tree planting! In the face of an aging tree canopy, a dedicated neighborhood effort to prioritize and revitalize the community forest was born. This year we will need the assistance of our TREEmendous volunteers to continue the legacy of this shade filled neighborhood.

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