Texas Trees - Oak Cliff Tree Give Away March 23

Texas Trees Foundation is partnering with the For Oak Cliff community to provide residents with free trees.

benefits of trees

contribute to urban cooling

clean the air

contribute to a healthier lifestyle

promote community involvement & awareness

Join us at For Oak Cliff Community Center

907 E. Ledbetter Dr, Dallas, TX 75216

Get a free tree at this link:

(address must be within 7 mile radius of For Oak Cliff)

Volunteer by signing up below! Complete the sign-up all the way through and click submit.

Volunteer Details:


  • 9 am- Volunteers will meet at For Oak Cliff
  • 9:15- Texas Trees Foundation will perform a tree demonstration, showcasing how to plant a tree properly.
  • 9:45 am- Volunteers will break into groups and be provided with a map of tree planting locations.
    • PSA- we will be planting in front yards.
  • 11:45/12 pm- Volunteers will wrap for the day, returning all tools to the meeting location.

Tasks include:

1. Prepping and planting trees with residents

2. Mulching and watering the trees.

Bending, lifting, and kneeling are required. Tree care can be physically strenuous - be ready to break a sweat and get dirty!

What to wear and bring with you.

  • Gloves: We provide some but feel free to bring your gloves.
  • Recommended clothing: Long pants are recommended as you may be kneeling on the ground. All volunteers need closed-toed shoes or boots, and clothes that can get dirty.
  • You may also want Sunscreen and bug spray as needed.

Tools: Texas Trees Foundation provides necessary tools, but if you’d like to bring your own, any of the following tools would be helpful: shovels, hand trucks, mattocks, and hand cultivators.

Drinking water: We strongly recommend you bring drinking water in reusable

containers. No one-time-use plastic bottles, please.

Allergy medication: If you’ve experienced life-threatening allergic reactions to insects, please come prepared with your own emergency medicine, such as an auto-injector or oral medication. Please notify the coordinator of your need for medication in the case of an allergic attack. 

Email contact: [email protected]