The bread and butter of our work: adding trees to the surrounding environment and city.

School Tree Planting

Due to current health guidelines, our School Tree Planting program is on hold. If your school or youth program is in Washington, DC, and you are interested in educational resources, please email or Youth Programs Coordinator, Kelsey Desmond. We offer virtual educational sessions, self-guided nature exploration pages and video resources on trees and air …


Community Tree Planting

Since 2002, our flagship Community Tree Planting program has helped add more than 20,000 trees to private residential and commercial property across D.C. We take great joy in working with community organizers to plant trees to make their neighborhoods more welcoming — and help them address concerns unique to their site such as flooding, noise …


Tree Rebate

If you are thinking about adding a tree to your property, consider using our Tree Rebate to offset the cost by up to $100 per tree. Never before has adding a tree been so cost-effective — especially if you consider long term benefits such as lowered heating and utility bills. How it Works Just purchase …



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Video: How to Plant

How to Plant a Balled and Burlapped Tree How to Plant a Containerized Tree Properly planting a tree is simple but does require some advance preparation. Doing so will ensure your tree thrives once it is in the ground. The below instructions are for ball and burlapped (B&B) and containerized trees. Identify a suitable planting …



Casey Trees & 100 Volunteers to Plant 53 Trees with Veterans and Their Families in Partnership with Knollwood Military Retirement Community

(Washington, D.C. — December 11, 2018) Casey Trees will plant 53 trees at Knollwood Military Retirement Community, a life plan community for retired officers of the uniformed services and their families, on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – noon. Casey Trees will lead the planting in the historic space that neighbors Rock Creek …


Registration is Now Open for Fall Plantings and Events!

It’s that time of year again! This fall, we hope to plant and inventory more than 1,500 trees across the District — with your help! Take a look at our planting schedule and register for the events that work best for you. Want to take your volunteering to the next level (and be eligible for …