Join us with Stop Soldier Suicide in this post-Veteran's day celebration to increase the tree canopy

November 18th, 10 am - 1 pm, East way Elementary (610 N Alston Ave Durham, 27701)

Gain experience planting trees while bonding with your friends and family members. No prior experience is necessary and we welcome families (children 5+), persons with disabilities, and will provide all tools and supplies for this event.

volunteer roles

  • Quality Control Team
    • Monitors progress of tree planting and ensures volunteers are following safety protocols.
    • This role requires arriving 45 minutes before the start time to be properly trained 
    • This is ideal for persons with limited physical capabilities
  • Tree Planting & Staking Team

    • Hole preparation, tree lifting, and back-fill 

    • Heavy lifting is required

  • Mulching Team

    • Load and haul wood chips from a central distribution area or several sub-areas and spread the mulch around trees

    • Moderate lifting required

Ready to volunteer? Fill out the form below.

Join us and Stop Soldier Suicide to plant trees!
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