Neighborhood Trees

October 24, 2018
  • Tree Caller night!
    Friends of Trees, 3117 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    October 24, 2018

    Volunteer to help grow greener neighborhoods by joining a Friends of Trees staff member in calling our ‘treecipients’ to help them pick out new trees for their homes and streets. You’ll learn about the different types of trees available through FOT planting programs, and how to help neighbors navigate the FOT website and tree ordering process.

    This role directly contributes to our ability to plant more trees in neighborhoods. A short training is required -- and you’ll be asked to commit to at least three Wednesday evenings at our office at 3117 NE MLK Blvd in NE Portland.

    Email our Volunteer & Outreach team at volunteer@friendsoftrees.org to join in!

October 31, 2018
  • Tree Caller night!
    Friends of Trees, 3117 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    October 31, 2018

    Volunteer to help grow greener neighborhoods by joining a Friends of Trees staff member in calling our ‘treecipients’ to help them pick out new trees for their homes and streets. You’ll learn about the different types of trees available through FOT planting programs, and how to help neighbors navigate the FOT website and tree ordering process.

    This role directly contributes to our ability to plant more trees in neighborhoods. A short training is required -- and you’ll be asked to commit to at least three Wednesday evenings at our office at 3117 NE MLK Blvd in NE Portland.

    Email our Volunteer & Outreach team at volunteer@friendsoftrees.org to join in!

November 3, 2018
  • Crew Leader Training - Neighborhood Trees (NE Portland)
    Central Bible Church, 8815 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97220, USA
    November 3, 2018

    Crew Leaders are trained volunteers who are crucial to planting trees properly and leading groups of volunteers at more than 25 planting events this coming planting season!  Friends of Trees is aiming to plant more than 3,000 street and yard trees in our award-winning Neighborhood Trees program, and we can't do it without your help!

    The November 3rd training is taking place in NE Portland. We have another Crew Leader training in Vancouver, WA on November 10th, if that works better for your schedule. Curriculum for each training is the same and once completed, you will be able to volunteer at Neighborhood Trees events throughout Portland, Vancouver, Beaverton, Gresham, and Oregon City!

    The training is free (and includes lunch and a t-shirt!) but registration is required.  Register HERE to save your spot at this popular event.  Spots are limited and this training will fill-up so register now!

    Please contact Jenny or Pablo at (503) 595-0213 if you need more information. We look forward to answering any questions you may have!

  • Montavilla, Mt. Tabor, South Tabor neighborhood planting (NE/SE Portland)
    Central Bible Church, 8815 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97220, USA, Neighborhood Trees Events
    November 3, 2018

    **Volunteer registration is full and closed for this event.  Please consider any of our other events and thank you for your interest!**

    Join us in planting trees as a volunteer -- or click HERE to purchase a tree for your household. Dozens of large (6-10’ tall) trees will be ready for planting in their new homes across these neighborhoods, and your help is what makes this community planting possible!

    Please arrive by 12:15pm to sign-in and enjoy a warm lunch before we get started planting. The planting starts promptly at 12:30pm. We provide gloves, tools, and guidance, so all you need to do is show up dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes or boots – and be ready to have fun! 
     
    Have a pickup truck? We need your help getting these young trees to their planting sites a few blocks away from the central staging site. Please sign up at www.friendsoftrees.org/truck if you're able to help us out in this key role. 

    This event will have​ ​a​ ​bike​ ​planting crew! Want to join the bike team? Sign up at www.friendsoftrees.org/bike. Bikers with trailers and cargo bikes are awesome,​ ​but​ ​anyone​ ​with a bike is welcome to take part!  

    Under age 18? A signed youth waiver is required for you to volunteer. We kindly request youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult.

    Please contact Jenny, Pablo, and Carey at 503-595-0213 // volunteer@friendsoftrees.org if you have questions or need any further information. We look forward to seeing you out there!

November 7, 2018
  • Tree Caller night!
    Friends of Trees, 3117 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    November 7, 2018

    Volunteer to help grow greener neighborhoods by joining a Friends of Trees staff member in calling our ‘treecipients’ to help them pick out new trees for their homes and streets. You’ll learn about the different types of trees available through FOT planting programs, and how to help neighbors navigate the FOT website and tree ordering process.

    This role directly contributes to our ability to plant more trees in neighborhoods. A short training is required -- and you’ll be asked to commit to at least three Wednesday evenings at our office at 3117 NE MLK Blvd in NE Portland.

    Email our Volunteer & Outreach team at volunteer@friendsoftrees.org to join in!

November 10, 2018
  • Crew Leader Training - Neighbohood Trees (Vancouver, WA)
    Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 12513 SE Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98684, USA
    November 10, 2018

    Crew Leaders are trained volunteers who are crucial to planting trees properly and leading groups of volunteers at more than 25 different planting events this coming planting season!  Friends of Trees is aiming to plant more than 3,000 street and yard trees in our award-winning Neighborhood Trees program, and needs your help to make this possible!

    The November 10th training is taking place in Vancouver. We are hosting another training Crew Leader training in Portland, OR on November 3rd, if that works better for your schedule. Curriculum for each training is the same and once completed, you will be able to volunteer at Neighborhood Trees events throughout Portland, Vancouver, Beaverton, Gresham, and Oregon City!

    The training is free (and includes lunch and a t-shirt!) but registration is required. Click HERE to register for this popular training.  Spots are limited and this training will fill-up so register now! Location is in SE Portland and will be included with the information sent upon your registration.

    Please contact Jenny or Pablo at (503) 595-0213 if you need more information. We look forward to answering any questions you may have!

     

  • SE Vancouver neighborhood planting (Vancouver, WA)
    Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 12513 SE Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98684, USA, Neighborhood Trees Events
    November 10, 2018

    Join us in planting trees as a volunteer -- or click HERE to purchase a tree for your household. Dozens of large (6-10’ tall) trees will be ready for planting in their new homes across these neighborhoods, and your help is what makes this community planting possible!

    Neighborhoods include: Bella Vista, Cascade Highlands, Cascade Southeast, Fisher's Creek, Fisher's Landing East, Lewis and Clark Woods, and Wildwood.

    Please arrive by 12:15pm to sign-in and enjoy a warm lunch before we get started planting. The planting starts promptly at 12:30pm. We provide gloves, tools, and guidance, so all you need to do is show up dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes or boots – and be ready to have fun! 

    How do I register? All individuals and groups are kindly asked to RSVP to save your spot(s) by filling out our quick Registration Form. Registration is highly recommended but not required.
     
    Have a pickup truck? We need your help getting these young trees to their planting sites a few blocks away from the central staging site. Please sign up at www.friendsoftrees.org/truck if you're able to help us out in this key role.

    Under age 18? A signed youth waiver is required for you to volunteer. We kindly request youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult.

    Please contact Jenny, Pablo, and Carey at 503-595-0213 // volunteer@friendsoftrees.org if you have questions or need any further information. We look forward to seeing you out there!

November 14, 2018
  • Tree Caller night!
    Friends of Trees, 3117 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    November 14, 2018

    Volunteer to help grow greener neighborhoods by joining a Friends of Trees staff member in calling our ‘treecipients’ to help them pick out new trees for their homes and streets. You’ll learn about the different types of trees available through FOT planting programs, and how to help neighbors navigate the FOT website and tree ordering process.

    This role directly contributes to our ability to plant more trees in neighborhoods. A short training is required -- and you’ll be asked to commit to at least three Wednesday evenings at our office at 3117 NE MLK Blvd in NE Portland.

    Email our Volunteer & Outreach team at volunteer@friendsoftrees.org to join in!

November 17, 2018
  • Brentwood-Darlington, Woodstock, Eastmoreland, Sellwood-Westmoreland neighborhood planting (SE Portland)
    Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 5239 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97206, USA, Neighborhood Trees Events
    November 17, 2018

    Join us in planting trees as a volunteer -- or click HERE to purchase a tree for your household. Dozens of large (6-10’ tall) trees will be ready for planting in their new homes across these neighborhoods, and your help is what makes this community planting possible!

    Please arrive by 8:45am to sign-in and enjoy some breakfast treats and coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. The planting starts promptly at 9:00am. We provide gloves, tools, and guidance, so all you need to do is show up dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes or boots – and be ready to have fun!  Our neighborhood volunteers with also provide a potluck lunch for all volunteers after the planting is complete.

    How do I register? All individuals and groups are kindly asked to RSVP to save your spot(s) by filling out our quick Registration Form. Registration is highly recommended but not required.
     
    Have a pickup truck? We need your help getting these young trees to their planting sites a few blocks away from the central staging site. Please sign up at www.friendsoftrees.org/truck if you're able to help us out in this key role.

    Under age 18? A signed youth waiver is required for you to volunteer. We ask that youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult.

    Please contact Jenny, Pablo, and Carey at 503-595-0213 // volunteer@friendsoftrees.org if you have questions or need any further information. We look forward to seeing you out there!

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    Thank you to our event sponsor, Portland Timbers!
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