Upcoming Projects for TreeKeepers Volunteers:
Please contact us or call 874-7499 if you plan to attend a project.
What is the TreeKeepers Program?
TreeKeepers trains volunteers in proper care and maintenance of trees.
TreeKeepers agree to donate at least 36 volunteer hours for City of Columbia tree care projects. All projects are scheduled on Saturday mornings. Training includes the following subjects, with Saturday labs:
Not only will you gain book knowledge, but you also will receive field training and experience to reinforce what you have learned. After completion of the course, you will be provided with opportunities to put your new knowledge into action in very visible ways, making a difference in your city. Apply here to become a TreeKeepers volunteer.
2015 TreeKeepers Course: Our next TreeKeepers Course is scheduled for February 17th, 19th, and 21st. Hope you can join us!
TreeKeepers receive an official TreeKeepers polo shirt and a certificate when they have fulfilled 36 hours of volunteer service to tree projects.
November 2010 planting on MKT Trail at Bridge 13
Class size is limited to 35 people; applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Return the completed application to: The Office of Volunteer Services at P.O. Box 6015, Columbia, MO 65205 or fax to 573-874-7546. Questions? E-mail us at volunteer@GoColumbiaMO.com.