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Volunteer


A little dirt never hurt.

Transform your community & yourself. Join us
in our mission to cultivate our urban forest in Silicon Valley.

There are many ways to help. Check out our calendar
for upcoming opportunities. 

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Volunteer


A little dirt never hurt.

Transform your community & yourself. Join us
in our mission to cultivate our urban forest in Silicon Valley.

There are many ways to help. Check out our calendar
for upcoming opportunities. 

calendar

 

We have VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES available for every individual wanting to help. Check OUR CALENDAR for upcoming volunteer events.

 

Join our planting team for tree PLANTINGS in local PARKS, SCHOOLS and NEIGHBORHOODS.

Help out at the Community  Nursery during open hours. Assist with TRANSPLANTING, PROPAGATION and other various nursery tasks.

Ride along with our tree care team as they WATER, PRUNE, STAKE and check-up on hundreds of trees around the San Jose area.

Help FIGHT THE DROUGHT with our Lawn Busters team. They work hard to CONVERT LAWNS into drought-tolerant dreamscapes every week.

SPREAD THE WORD about trees and the environment at our local schools, fairs and community events.

Other VOLUNTEER opportunities:

  • Drive our tree mobile bus
  • Be our mascot Treena the Tree 
  • Translate our literature to Vietnamese or Spanish
  • Help beautify our office
 
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Workplace GIVING


We put the "Tree" in Team.

Our City Forest offers Team-Building Workdays at our
Community Nursery and Planting sites around Silicon Valley.
Companies participate in meaningful greening projects and
feel good about giving back. Contact our Head Volunteer
Coordinator for future dates.

Register Your Group

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Workplace GIVING


We put the "Tree" in Team.

Our City Forest offers Team-Building Workdays at our
Community Nursery and Planting sites around Silicon Valley.
Companies participate in meaningful greening projects and
feel good about giving back. Contact our Head Volunteer
Coordinator for future dates.

Register Your Group


AmeriCorps

It's a dirty job, but these guys love to do it.

Our City Forest is proud to partner with the AmeriCorps Service Jobs Program. Each year, our organization provides members from across the nation a year-long service opportunity helping our mission of urban forestry and environmental education, while learning valuable work skills and earning money towards their education.