How to get involved with planting, and maintaining trees in Bristol, what you'll need to bring and what events are running in 2022.

If you are an individual, come along to our volunteer tree maintenance events from July to September 2022. 

Our maintenance events involve mulching and weeding around already planted trees. 

These events are run by One Tree Per Child Bristol.

How to volunteer

To volunteer, email to book your place on our events.

Corporate Groups

To book a corporate team day, get in touch with our charity partner Your Park Birstol and Bath Go to (opens new window)

What you'll need

You'll need to bring:

  • long trousers to protect your legs from any brambles and nettles
  • sturdy shoes 
  • suitable clothing for the weather
  • a packed lunch and plenty of water

We provide all training, tools, and PPE, so no experience necessary.

We also provide gardening gloves to each volunteer but bring your own gloves if you have them.

COVID precautions

We'll observe social distancing and provide hand sanitiser. 

Our volunteer events

See our volunteer events below, or download our pdf January to March 2023 tree planting volunteer programme (188 KB) .