April 8, 2015

More Trees Available!! Announcing the Spring 2015 Community Yard Tree Giveaways


Community Yard Tree Giveaway at Fleisher Art Memorial, Fall 2014

We are excited to announce the winners of our Spring 2015 Community Yard Tree Giveaway Grants! With the support of TreePhilly, each of these community groups will host a free yard tree giveaway in their neighborhood this spring. Each group will offer either 50 or 100 trees to their communities, as well as free mulch, planting demonstrations, and educational materials. Please contact each group individually to register or get more information.

Please click here to see the species that will be available at these events. Availability will vary.

Upper Roxborough Reservoir Preserve
Sunday, April 19, 10am-1pm
Lare St & Summit Ave
Roxborough 19128
To register, contact Maggie at [email protected] or (215) 487-0149

Associated Polish Home
Saturday, April 25, 10am-2pm
9150 Academy Road
Torresdale 19114
To register, contact Danuta at (856) 912-1303

CityLights & Keep Philadelphia Beautiful
Saturday, April 25, 10am-12pm
Fresh Grocer, 54th & Chester
Kingsessing 19143
To register, contact Lauren at (267) 705-6576

Nueva Esperanza
Tuesday, May 5 and Thursday, May 7, 10am-2pm
Esperanza College, 4261 N. 5th St
Hunting Park 19140
To register, click here or contact Gabriella at (215) 324-0746

Germantown Mennonite Historic Trust
Saturday, May 9, 12pm-2pm
6133 Germantown Ave
Germantown 19144
To register, click here

Parkside Association of Philadelphia
Saturday, May 9, 10am-1pm
Parkside Evans Rec Center, 53rd & Parkside Ave
Parkside 19131
To register, contact Lucinda at [email protected] or (215) 877-1198

Lawncrest Community Garden
Saturday, May 16, 10am-2pm
Lawncrest Library & Community Garden, Rising Sun Ave & Lardner St
Lawncrest 19111
To register, please click here or visit the Lawncrest Library or Lawncrest Rec Center

Passyunk Square Civic Association
Saturday, May 16, 10am-12pm
Capitolo Rec Center, 9th & Wharton
Passyunk Square 19147
To register, please click here or leave a message for Sarah at (267) 420-0680

New Kensington CDC (NKCDC) and East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
Saturday, May 30, 10am-2pm (Rain date Sunday, May 31)
NKCDC Garden Center, Frankford Ave & Berks St
Kensington 19125
For more information, contact Michaela at [email protected] or (215) 427-0350