Friends of Trees


To empower people to improve the natural world around them by planting trees together.

Bottom Line for Portland

Every year, Friends of Trees engages more than 6,000 volunteers to plant more than 50,000 trees and native shrubs. Friends of Trees improves the urban tree canopy and restores sensitive natural areas while growing community throughout the region: 700,000 trees planted since 1989!

“Friends of Trees is an amazing organization that plants amazing trees in amazing communities.” —Alyssa, age 12, Friends of Trees volunteer

Business Partners

G!G donors of $10+ get a free slice from Hot Lips Pizza; the first 250 donors of $25+ get a pint of beer at Hopworks Urban Brewery (plus that slice).


How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?

$10 purchases two seedlings for a Friends of Trees planting in a natural area.

How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?

$50 buys six shovels, which will be used by 30 volunteers to plant 650+ trees this season.

Oregon Cultural Trust Nonprofit Partner

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