Happily engaged with Friends of Trees

Posted on August 11, 2017 at 9:43 am

By Jana Woerner, DukeEngage Intern Hello fellow tree enthusiasts! My name is Jana, and I’m the current DukeEngage intern at Friends of Trees (for those of you who may be unfamiliar with DukeEngage, it is a civic engagement program that allows 300+ Duke students to serve communities across the world in a meaningful way). Through […]

Hey! Join our Neighborhood Coordinator crew for the 2017-2018 planting season

Posted on August 6, 2017 at 2:16 pm

by Pablo Brito “As an NC, you are the face of Friends of Trees in your neighborhood. I like that I can help neighbors answer tree questions or connect them to a staff person at Friends of Trees who can.”                    –Martha W., SE Portland Neighborhood Coordinator, […]

Why is everybody planting trees?

Posted on July 26, 2017 at 10:22 am

Check out the recent Mid-County Memo, which features Friends of Trees Neighborhood Trees Senior Specialist Andrew Land writing about trees in the city. Andrew addresses the struggle some folks have had with managing their trees; the progress made in ensuring right tree-right place; and he emphasizes the overwhelming positive aspects of trees in the city, “…the […]

Become a Tree Team Ambassador this Summer 2017

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 10:20 am

Join Friends of Trees as we hit up Summer and Fall events to motivate, empower, and educate the local community around our mission to bring people together to plant trees. by Pablo Brito This role is a good fit for an extroverted and a talkative tree-friend who can attend 2-4 events with us throughout Summer […]