Get involved

Whether you’re an individual, community organisation, charity, local action group, business or company you can get involved in making Greater Manchester a much greener, more resilient and pleasant environment.

Planting orchard trees

Company or organisation?

  • Become a partner in the City of Trees movement - In order to realise our vision and ambitious goals we need companies, organisations, community groups and public sector bodies from across Greater Manchester to come together. Many have already joined the movement – find out who our partners are. If you are interested in becoming a partner there are a number of ways you can involved – whether you are a small community organisation, a ‘friends of’ group, a property developer, housing association or landscape architect.
  • Employee volunteering opportunities - We also offer a range of employee volunteering opportunities for your staff, or clients to get involved in including bespoke green corporate away days.
  • Support a scheme - You can also find out more about the kind of projects you could support.



  • Volunteer with us - If you are interested in getting involved with us, why not come along to one of our events where you can help out with tree planting, woodland management, orchard creation and more. We also offer more long-term regular volunteer opportunities. 

By volunteering with us your part of our Citizen Forester movement and will help to make a real difference across Greater Manchester.

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