Tree Pittsburgh is an environmental non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the City's vitality by restoring and protecting City trees.

Our vision is to be a leader in creating a healthy, attractive and safe urban forest by inspiring and engaging citizens to maintain, plant and protect trees. Taking care of our trees will improve our quality of life by maximizing the substantial environmental, social and economic benefits that trees provide.

What We're Doing

Caring for Trees

Taking care of our trees improves our quality of life by maximizing the substantial environmental, social and economic benefits that trees provide.

Planting Trees

The 2014 Fall Planting Season is coming! Check our events calendar for planting locations as they're scheduled.

What You Can Do

Join Us

Support Tree Pittsburgh's work by becoming a member at any level.  Your continued support will help us to strengthen and grow our impact across the City.  Donate today.

Take a Class

Tree Pittsburgh is offering a variety of new classes in 2014: Tree Identification, Tree Tenders, Family Discovery Hikes, Pruning Workshops and Nursery Tours.  Learn more and register here.

Become a Tree Tender

Join nearly 1300 residents greening the City, one tree at a time.  Did you know you could apply for free trees in your neighborhood? Tree Tenders learn tree biology, planting and aftercare and work towards creating greener, healthier communities.  Learn more...

Recent News

Goats in Pittsburgh!

Tree Pittsburgh regularly uses human volunteers to weed, mulch, and water trees around the city. Soon, a new kind of volunteer will join the ranks at Tree Pittsburgh: goats.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 11:53am

2014 Arbor Day of Service

In preparation for the International Society of Arborists (ISA) Penn-Del Chapter's Tree Climbing Championship Saturday, May 17, more than a dozen tree care companies are coming together for the ISA Penn-Del Chapter's Western Arbor Day of Service to prepare the competition site in Dormont Park.

Friday, March 14, 2014 - 5:23pm

TreeVitalize Applications for Fall 2014

Applications for the Fall 2014 planting season are now available on TreeVitalize Pittsburgh's website! Applications are due March 14th at 4 p.m.

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 12:46pm

Upcoming Events

Nursery Volunteer Hours

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 28 2014 .
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:00am

Volunteer Tree Plantings

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 9:00am

Tree Planting - South Oakland Fruit Tree Orchard

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 1:00pm

Pruning Workshop - West End Village

Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 10:00am

Volunteer Tree Plantings

Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 9:00am

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