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together we can grow a green and healthy community


Ways You Can Get Involved

VolunteerBecome A Tree Amigo! • Organize a Neighborhood Planting • Convert your lawn into a drought-tolerant garden• Visit the Community Nursery and get native plants for your home

Volunteer Calendar  Help us grow

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together we can grow a green and healthy community


Ways You Can Get Involved

VolunteerBecome A Tree Amigo! • Organize a Neighborhood Planting • Convert your lawn into a drought-tolerant garden• Visit the Community Nursery and get native plants for your home

Volunteer Calendar  Help us grow

NEWS and UPCOMING EVENTS

Become A Tree Amigo - Next class begins June 24


Special thanks to Cody Davis and the rest of the CSU East Bay students who helped make this video for Our City Forest! We believe in the power of trees AND we believe in the power of people to help us transform our cities from grey to green.

Read Our City Forest's latest Blog Entry

 
 


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We Plant.


Changing our city, one tree at a time.

Since 1994, Our City Forest has been the leading
nonprofit in Silicon Valley for urban forestry
and environmental education.

We believe in the power of trees to
transform homes, communities and cities.

Plant A Tree

We Plant.


Changing our city, one tree at a time.

Since 1994, Our City Forest has been the leading
nonprofit in Silicon Valley for urban forestry
and environmental education.

We believe in the power of trees to
transform homes, communities and cities.

Plant A Tree

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We Grow.

Your Grow-To Source for Goodness.

Our COMMUNITY NURSERY & TRAINING CENTER grows and nurtures thousands of drought-tolerant trees and shrubs - all available with a tax-deductible donation.

 
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We Care.


Everything needs a little "Tree, L, C".

Our CERTIFIED ARBORISTS and TREE EXPERTS teach proper
planting and care so we can grow trees for generations.

CARE FOR YOUR TREE

We Care.


Everything needs a little "Tree, L, C".

Our CERTIFIED ARBORISTS and TREE EXPERTS teach proper
planting and care so we can grow trees for generations.

CARE FOR YOUR TREE

 

We Teach.

It's never too early to learn.

 

 Our programs TEACH OUR SCHOOLS and COMMUNITY everything they need to know about growing and caring for our urban forest.


1 MATURE TREE produces enough oxygen for 2 ADULTS.

1 Shade Tree can remove 
10LBS of AIR POLLUTION per year.

Trees RAISE PROPERTY
value 3-15%, averaging $100,000 in Silicon Valley.

Tree-lined streets REDUCE SPEEDING and CRIME.

Trees RETAIN GROUND WATER and lower city temperatures.

The right tree in the right place gives 40+ years of beauty and stress relief.