Volunteer With Us

Learn about where we plant trees and our volunteer roles. Check out our volunteer events calendar!

The planting season is in full swing.

And YOU can make a difference by planting trees!

We plant trees with community volunteers throughout Western Oregon and Southwest Washington from October to April. Find the location that works for you; learn more about leadership roles; discover opportunities for employee team-building events; find out about other ways you can volunteer with us; and check out our season planting calendar so you join us!

Portland

Volunteer in the Portland Metro Area: Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington & Clark Counties

Eugene

Help plant and care for trees in the Eugene-Springfield area, and learn about other ways to volunteer in Lane County

Salem

Join us!
Plant trees and grow community in Salem and help us green our state capital.

Please email us with any questions or for more information. You can also check out Frequently Asked Questions about volunteering with Friends of Trees, it’s full of useful information about volunteering with a group, what to wear, youth volunteers, and more.

All of our volunteer activities are open to all; all are welcome, all our safe. Learn about our commitment to equity and inclusion.

We look forward to planting trees with you!

Learn About Volunteer Leadership Opportunities

Join Friends of Trees’ valued team of volunteer leaders and inspire other tree planters while transforming a green space or neighborhood.

Crew leader
Neighborhood Coordinators
Summer Inspectors

Learn About Corporate Volunteer Opportunities

Does your workplace engage in employee volunteer activities as a group?

Yes! Consider joining Friends of Trees to plant or care for trees and natural areas near you.

Learn more.

Upcoming Events

22
Feb

Celebration of Trees!
RSVP for location

24
Feb

Dharma Rain Zen Center (NE Portland)
Dharma Rain Zen Center, 8500 NE Siskiyou St, Portland, OR 97220

24
Feb

Dharma Rain Zen Center (NE Portland)
Dharma Rain Zen Center, 8500 NE Siskiyou St, Portland, OR 97220, USA

24
Feb

Woodhaven Park (Sherwood)
23520 SW Pinehurst Dr, Sherwood, OR 97140, USA

24
Feb

Minto Island Park (Salem)
200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301, USA

24
Feb

Argay, Parkrose, Parkrose Heights, Russell, Wilkes Neighborhood Planting (E Portland)
Parkrose Community United Church of Christ, 12505 NE Halsey St, Portland, OR 97230, USA

1
Mar

Trees & Health: Growing the Solution
World Trade Center Portland, 121 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97204, USA

3
Mar

Powell Butte Lower Floodplain (SE Portland)
5465 SE Circle Ave, Portland, OR 97236, USA

3
Mar

Gales Creek (Forest Grove)
1918 16th Ave, Forest Grove, OR 97116, USA

3
Mar

Alameda, Hollywood, Irvington, Sullivan’s Gulch, Sabin, Grant Park Neighborhood Planting (NE Portland)
Holladay Park Church of God, 2120 Northeast Tillamook Street, Portland, OR 97212

10
Mar

Judson Middle School (Salem)
4512 Jones Rd SE, Salem, OR 97302, USA

10
Mar

Columbia Slough Natural Area (NE Portland)
11058 NE Simpson St, Portland, OR 97220, USA

10
Mar

Tualatin River Greenway (Tualatin)
7041 SW Nyberg St, Tualatin, OR 97062, USA

10
Mar

Concordia, Vernon Neighborhood Planting (NE Portland)
St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 6700 NE 29th Ave, Portland, OR 97211, USA

17
Mar

Happy Valley Park (Happy Valley)
13770 SE Ridgecrest Rd, Happy Valley, OR 97086, USA

17
Mar

North Johnson Creek Trail (SW Portland)
875 SW 90th Ave, Portland, OR 97225, USA

17
Mar

Arbor Lodge, Kenton, Overlook, Portsmouth Neighborhood Planting (N Portland)
Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR 97217, USA

24
Mar

Minto Island Park (Salem)
200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301, USA

24
Mar

Jackson Bottom Wetlands (Hillsboro)
2600 SW Hillsboro Hwy, Hillsboro, OR 97123, USA

24
Mar

NE Vancouver Neighborhood Planting (Vancouver, WA)
East Woods Presbyterian, 16210 NE 20th St, Vancouver, WA 98684, USA

31
Mar

All Eugene-Springfield Neighborhoods Planting
Friends of Trees office, 12th and Lincoln

31
Mar

Durham City Park (Durham)
17085 SW Arkenstone Dr, Portland, OR 97224, USA

31
Mar

Beaumont-Wilshire, Cully, Roseway Neighborhood Planting (NE Portland)
Native American Youth and Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland, OR 97218, USA

7
Apr

Weathers Park (Salem)
4168 Weathers St NE, Salem, OR 97301, USA

7
Apr

Beaverton Neighborhood Planting
Beaverton Neighborhood Planting

7
Apr

Felida, North Salmon Creek, West Hazel Dell Neighborhood Planting (Clark County)
Felida, North Salmon Creek, West Hazel Dell Neighborhood Planting (Clark County)

7
Apr

Tranquil Park Tree Care (Wilsonville)
Tranquil Park, 10580 SW Parkwood Ln, Wilsonville, OR 97070, USA

14
Apr

Tualatin River Greenway (Tualatin)
7041 SW Nyberg St, Tualatin, OR 97062, USA

14
Apr

Rockwood Neighborhood Planting (Gresham)
Rockwood Neighborhood Planting (Gresham)

14
Apr

Northwest Industrial District Neighborhood Planting (NW Portland)
Northwest Industrial District Neighborhood Planting (NW Portland)

14
Apr

Columbia Children’s Arboretum Tree Care (NE Portland)
10040 NE 6th Dr, Portland, OR 97211, USA

20
Apr

Brown’s Ferry Park Tree Care (Tualatin)
6159 SW Nyberg Ln, Tualatin, OR 97062

21
Apr

Memorial Park Pollinator Hedgerow Plant Care (Wilsonville)
7590 SW Schroeder Way, Wilsonville, OR 97070, USA

28
Apr

Columbia Slough Natural Area Tree Care (NE Portland)
11058 NE Simpson St, Portland, OR 97220

12
May

Powell Butte Lower Floodplain Tree Care (SE Portland)
5465 SE Circle Ave, Portland, OR 97236, USA