Who We Are

Dedicated to protecting Atlanta’s urban forest through planting, conservation, and education

Founded in 1985, Trees Atlanta works tirelessly to address Atlanta’s tree loss, protect its forests, and create new green space. Empowered by its wonderful community of volunteers, Trees Atlanta serves the metro Atlanta area, and has grown to become one of Atlanta’s most widely known and supported non-profit organizations. Our mission statement: Trees Atlanta is a nationally recognized non-profit citizens' group that protects and improves Atlanta’s urban forest by planting, conserving, and educating.

  • History


    Founded in 1985, Trees Atlanta was originally tasked with improving the tree canopy of downtown Atlanta. In the ensuing years, the vision for Trees Atlanta has evolved to include communities all across Atlanta. Learn more

  • Staff and Board

    Staff and Board

    Trees Atlanta is only as strong as the people behind it. Fortunately, our team features a dynamic group of dedicated individuals committed to the mission of Trees Atlanta. Learn more

  • Sponsors


    Without the generosity of like-minded businesses, organizations and individuals, the mission of Trees Atlanta would not be possible. Only with their involvement can we implement the programs to cultivate a better urban environment. Learn more

  • Partners


    Trees Atlanta forges partnerships in order to realize its mission of transforming our urban environment. The involvement of these partners is critical to implementing our various projects and programs. Learn more

  • The Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center

    The Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center

    Funded by a three-year capital campaign and tremendous support of the community, the new Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center houses Trees Atlanta's office and tree operation facilities. Learn more

  • Financial Documents and Reports

    Financial Documents and Reports

    As a non-profit organization, Trees Atlanta keeps detailed accounts of contributions, donations, and expenditures. We are committed to full disclosure of all required financial records. Learn more

  • Career Opportunities

    Career Opportunities

    What better way to get involved with Trees Atlanta than joining us as a member of our team? Energetic, community-minded tree enthusiasts are definitely welcome! Learn more

  • FAQs


    Curious about who we are and what we do? Find answers to the most common questions about Trees Atlanta here!… Learn more