Bringing Tree Equity to Boston

Our mission is to celebrate, preserve, and plant trees in Boston.

We work at the intersection of environmental justice, racial and social equity, public health, and climate change to advocate for a healthy and equitable urban forest in Boston.

  • Teens pose under a tree they just climbed. Photo credit SFTT

What We've Accomplished

  • Planting Sherrin Woods


    Trees planted

  • Kids with free tree


    Trees given away

  • Volunteer measuring a tree


    Residents engaged

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  • Teens identifying a street tree Teens identifying a street tree. Photo: SFTTB

    “We are very grateful that Speak for the Trees was able to help our students learn about stewardship of their environment and explore careers in the new green economy.”

    Victoria Zhuang, Career Specialist at Boston Private Industry Council