Tools for Nonprofits

Engage your community in urban forestry through effective outreach, partnerships, marketing, fundraising, and volunteer management.

ACTrees tools are designed to strengthen management and leadership skills that will increase the capacity and impact of community greening organizations.


Expand your programs and activities to engage the diversity of community members.


Strengthen management standards and practices to allow your organization to fulfill its purpose and inspire public trust.

Marketing Urban Forestry

Develop a marketing strategy that defines your value in the community.


Steps and strategies to identify prospective donors, build relationships, and create projects that will inspire contributors.


Volunteers are the most effective strategy to mobilize and promote the value of urban forests--get the tools to build your base.

Partnerships & Collaboration

Collaboration is a powerful strategy--grow your results by working together.

Public Policy and Advocacy

Speak up, educate, and use your influence to help advance your mission.