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We will reach our 5 million tree goal with your help. Volunteer with us to plant and care for trees where you live, work, and play.


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Tree Planting and Care Volunteer

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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Translators & Interpreters Needed

We need your help bringing neighborhoods together in our community. It literally takes a village to plant, maintain, and protect our incredible urban forest! We are looking for help with translation and interpreting.

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STEP Citizen 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) Citizen 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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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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We're hiring!

Join our team as our Director of Urban Forest Renewal! This position is responsible for leading the integration and delivery of programs and services at the Sacramento Tree Foundation. Apply today!

 

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Greenprint Summit 2017: It's a Wrap!

A Fruitful Acorn Harvest

Q&A with Community Planting Leaders in Arden Park: Jane Hagedorn, Gregg Fishman, and Frank Moran

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Trees for Neighborhoods

The NeighborWoods Program is your opportunity to grow the forest in your very own neighborhood! This program focuses on building investment in your neighborhood by working toward a greater, greener vision through trees. Work directly with one of our expert Community Foresters to plant the right trees in the right places throughout your neighborhood and maximize the many benefits of trees for your community.

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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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Mulching at Rio Linda Central Park

Rio Linda Central Park, Rio Linda

Thursday, March 2 9:00A - 3:00P

Come mulch with us! We will be mulching newly-established trees at Rio Linda Central Park!

Morning and afternoon shifts are available.

This event is full. Please check back later to see if any spots are available.

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CA Arbor Week Native Seedling and Acorn Planting

Empire Ranch Park Site #53, Folsom

Thursday, March 9 9:00A - 12:00P

Help the Sacramento Tree Foundation celebrate California Arbor Week by enhancing a previous reforesting project in the City of Folsom at Empire Ranch Park Site #53 by planting native trees and acorns in open space. We hope to plant approximately 100 new tree seedlings and acorns which will build the urban forest and someday provide habitat for local wildlife.

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