Volunteer in Salem!

There are some great ways to get involved with Friends of Trees in Salem! Below are a few helpful links to get you started - we hope to see you soon!

Plant It Salem!

See our Salem planting schedule!

- Join us as a volunteer planter!

Check out past Salem planting photos & blog!




2015-2016 Salem Planting Schedule 

Volunteer in Salem

If you want to save the planet, meet new friends, protect the environment or improve your neighborhood, Friends of Trees has great volunteer options in Salem, Oregon. We plant from November through April, and have a few outreach activities in the summer. Most of our events run 9am - 1pm, unless otherwise noted.

We have an awesome lineup of events for our coming 2016-2017 planting season. Check out our dates and locations below.

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More details, including event addresses, will be posted to our Online Event Calendar soon. Click on the link provided to view the interactive calendar.

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Volunteer planters (and groups!) always needed


Salem Volunteer Tree Planting

We organize public tree planting on select Saturday mornings (9am - 1pm) from November - May and we always need help planting the trees. Planting with Friends of Trees is a great way to get outside, learn how to plant trees, meet people, fulfill service learning requirements and help make the Salem region greener and healthier - all at once!

Volunteer as a group! Friends of Trees planting events are excellent ways for groups to learn team-building skills, have fun together and give back to the community.  RSVPs are kindly requested for groups of more than 5 people - please click HERE to do so.

If you're under 18 years old, please bring a signed copy of our Youth Waiver with you to the event.

Want to be notified of an upcoming volunteer event in your neck of the woods? Fill out our Salem Volunteer Interest Form!

We look forward to planting with you this season!

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Friends of Trees Salem - Photos & Blog Archive


See our growing library of images from past planting events HERE.

Check out the Friends of Trees Salem archive on our blog Growth Rings HERE.

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Questions about volunteering? Check out our Volunteer FAQs page. You can reach Jenny Bedell-Stiles and Randi Orth in the Volunteer & Outreach Program at volunteer@friendsoftrees.org or 503-595-0213. We're here to help make your volunteer experience a good one!