What’s volunteer time worth, anyway?

What’s volunteer time worth, anyway?

Planting trees, grubbing out blackberry, pulling ivy all can be tough work; which makes our volunteers and the time they dedicate to the Partnership so valuable. But did you know that there is an actual dollar value attributed to volunteer hours? In fact, Independent...
Green Seattle Day 2015 in pictures

Green Seattle Day 2015 in pictures

Thank you so much to all 792 of you who made the 10th Annual Green Seattle Day such a success! Together we planted 5,896 trees and other plants that are now taking their place in 16 forested parks throughout the City. We had a great day and hope you did too! Here are...
This week in the parks: Sept 4-10

This week in the parks: Sept 4-10

Hello friends, fans, and supporters of Seattle’s urban forest! If you want to plug into a volunteer project this week, look no further than these upcoming events. Your parks need you – so pick a date and head outside to dig in with some hands-on forest...
Green Seattle Partnership recognized as a game changer

Green Seattle Partnership recognized as a game changer

We’re excited to announce that the Green Seattle Partnership will be getting this year’s “Community Game Changer” award at Forterra’s Awards Breakfast on May 19th! The Community Game Changer Award recognizes that a sustaining and sustainable renaissance and...