Every neighborhood deserves the benefits of trees: cleaner air, safer streets and healthier residents. NeighborWoods® envisions a future where all people live in communities with tree-lined streets, shaded parks and public spaces, and full-canopied neighborhoods.
Alliance for Community Trees launched the NeighborWoods® program in 2005 as a national initiative to support local tree-planting organizations and their efforts to make neighborhoods cleaner, greener and healthier. NeighborWoods® has since delivered over $1.2 million in grants to local nonprofits.
A signature NeighborWoods® grant program supported strategic tree planting to improve the health and livability of affordable housing communities. In partnership with The Home Depot Foundation, these projects enhanced the home environment of families across the country: