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Opportunity Details


Citizen Forester

Are you interested in creating a greener City of Phoenix? In 2010 The City of Phoenix adopted the Tree and Shade Master Plan that laid out the vision of a healthier, more livable and prosperous Phoenix through the investment in the urban forest. Volunteer as a Citizen Forester and become a tree advocate for your community. Citizen Foresters educate the community on the importance of trees while providing assistance for the proper planting and care of the trees throughout the city.
Volunteer as a Citizen Forester and Plant a Solution.

Volunteer Type:
    Youth (ages 17 and under), Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+), Families
Sponsoring Organization:
     City Manager's Office
Location

Multiple Locations
AZ 

Requirements

Volunteers 15 and under, must register with a parent. Volunteers must be comfortable with 2 hour classroom style learning environment, and capable of utilizing shovels and digging holes.

Contact Information

Michelle Litwin
Volunteer Phoenix Facilitator
(602) 495-0313
michelle.litwin@phoenix.gov
https://www.phoenix.gov/volunteer/citizenforester

Opportunity Schedule

Classroom style presentation by the city arborist on the value and benefits of trees, basic tree anatomy, as well as site and species selection. Workshop is concluded with a hands on proper tree planting.
04/13/2019
8:00 am - 11:00 am

Address:
3435 W Pinnacle Peak Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85027
Phone:
602.495.0313


Location Information:
Paseo Highlands Park / Beuf Communit Center


Please remember: We will be planting a tree! Wear closed toe shoes and sun protective outerwear. Don't forget to stay hydrated, bring a water bottle!


Available Positions: 19


Classroom style presentation by the city arborist on the value and benefits of trees, basic tree anatomy, as well as site and species selection. Workshop is concluded with a hands on proper tree planting.
05/04/2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Address:
17402 N 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85032
Phone:
602.495.0313


Location Information:
Paradise Valley Community Center


Please remember: We will be planting a tree! Wear closed toe shoes and sun protective outerwear. Don't forget to stay hydrated, bring a water bottle!


Available Positions: 15