Support Us

Money may not grow on trees, but trees do grow on money!

Friends of the Urban Forest has planted more than 60,000 street trees in San Francisco over the years, many of them funded by people like you.  We’re grateful to have you as our partner.

We’re proud that more than 70% of each dollar we spend goes to our programs.  We work hard to earn your support and use it efficiently.

Please make a donation now, or consider any of the following options to ensure that San Francisco’s urban forest continues to grow and thrive.

Matching Gifts

Find out whether your employer offers a matching gift program — you may be able to double your donation.


You can sponsor an upcoming planting.

Have a Corporate Workday With Us

Volunteer workdays are a fun opportunity for groups to engage in team-building and fulfillment of corporate social responsibility goals while benefiting the environment.


Become a member of Friends of the Urban Forest, and enjoy benefits such as shopping discounts.

Planned Giving

By including FUF as a beneficiary of your will, trust, or other estate plan, you’ll ensure the preservation and expansion of San Francisco’s urban forest for generations to come.  A Forest Forever is the name of our planned giving program.

Kneeling man giving woman a tree in front of a big heart symbolTree Tributes

Make a Tree Tribute dedicated to a friend, loved one or colleague, and we’ll plant a tree in honor or memory of that person.

Donate Appreciated Stock

Gifts of appreciated stock are tax deductible and are not subject to capital gains tax.

Other Ways to Support Your Urban Forest

When you donate used goods to Community Thrift, shop at AmazonSmile, or donate a vehicle, your urban forest can benefit.

Thanks again to all of our generous donors!