We are the only UK charity working at a national and international scale to improve lives by creating greener cities.
We get stuck in with our dedicated volunteers to cultivate lasting change in neighbourhoods – whether it’s revitalising forgotten spaces, creating healthier environments or growing food with kids.
That's how many trees we've planted to date.
with almost 73,000 taking root this year
Over 4,000 volunteers got stuck into tree planting
including 1,787 taking part in corporate volunteering days
over 11,000 school kids have learned about trees and healthy eating this year
and we delivered projects in 21 cities in the UK.
Why do we plant trees in winter?
30 October 2018
Planting trees isn’t as straightforward as you might think. Here we answer your most frequently asked questions.
My day of volunteering with Trees for Cities
24 October 2018
Christopher Hall from People's Postcode Lottery tells his story of volunteering with us in Edinburgh, where he learnt a lot about trees' impact on the environment – and on himself.
From Little Acorns...
23 October 2018
Author John Lewis-Stempel contemplates the oak tree’s place in British history – and why, in the future, it might be more important than ever.