Nonprofit Network and Urban Forestry News

ACT members include the most innovative nonprofit tree conservation organization in the country.

Urban forestry is simply about trees in places where people live.
Ultimately, conservation is about empowering citizens to improve the communities where they live and work. The Alliance for Community Trees is the only national organization working to improve the urban forests where 80% of Americans live- our cities, towns, and villages. ACT’s national office assembles coalitions that drive broad environmental success for our more than 180 organizations in 41 states in the pursuit of Clean Air, Green Streets, and Healthy Neighborhoods.
Do you plant, preserve, train, or educate? Join our national coalition to:

  • Share resources and ideas
  • Access grants and online fundraising
  • Shape national policy- be part of a larger voice
  • Get NeighborWoods planning tools
  • Receive research and funding updates
  • Join a successful peer community
  • Promote a common agenda for trees
  • Nonprofit membership provides:

  • Email updates about policy, research, and funding
  • Biweekly newsletters
  • Promotion of your organization on the national website
  • Access to other community leaders around the country
  • Eligibility for nonprofit grants
  • “We have been getting so much great information and resources from ACT. We are really thrilled with our membership and the benefits we’ve gotten from it.”
    – Sharon DiLorenzo, Program Manager, Capital District Community Gardens
    “Alliance for Community Trees – invigorating, rewarding – a place to share ideas and resources and a collective voice.”
    – Janette Monear, Executive Director, Texas Trees Foundation
    “We are really pleased with the amazing amount of support we receive from ACT.”
    – Andrew Hart, Director of Urban Forestry, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
    At this moment, homeowners, elected leaders, municipal staff, developers, and others demand real solutions for how they can contribute towards a greener, more sustainable environment. Join the most innovative nonprofit tree conservation organization in the country to influence how healthy urban forests are part of the solution to seeding great communities.
    Find Out More:
    ACT Membership Brochure
    ACT Newsletters
    ACT Trainings and Events
    National Tree Policies
    Urban Forestry Research
    The Alliance for Community Trees is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization (EIN # 68-0319301), and also participates in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC # 12402). To discuss planned giving opportunities, call us at 301-277-0040.