Our education programs and services cultivate future generations of leaders, stewards, and advocates for the urban forest.

Green Teens

We provide at-risk youth ages 14-19 with paid urban forestry skills training, which prepares them for the “green” jobs market. (more…)

Green Crew

Green Crew members come to FUF through the San Francisco Wraparound Project, which helps young survivors of violence. While employed at FUF they learn our urban greening model. (more…)

Tree Tours

FUF hosts free walking tours of the diverse, beautiful and interesting trees of San Francisco, led by arborists, historians and landscape architects. (more…)

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FUF planting manager Heidi Lakics leads a class on tree species identification, March 2008.

Community Forester Training

FUF trains people in tree identification, principles of tree planting, tree biology and pruning, and disease and pest management. (more…)

Pruning Workshops

FUF leads free, hands-on workshops in the purposes and proper techniques of pruning. (more…)

Interested in volunteering? See our Volunteer page to find out how you can help.