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Our mission is to preserve, protect and plant trees to enhance the quality of life and health

for present and future generations in the Lower Cape Fear area.

Upcoming Events

Did you know that tree planting season in Wilmington is October to February (and not the spring)? Our mild winter months give newly planted trees a 2 to 3 month head start in establishing roots so they can better survive our hot summers!

  • Dec 2 (Sat): Tree Planting on the Southside. Funded by Truist Bank through the Arbor Day Foundation. 9am at St. Andrews AMEZ at 1201 S. 9th St. [Volunteer]
  • Jan 27 (Sat):​ Tree Planting​

  • Feb 10 (Sat)​: Tree Planting​

  • March 9 (Sat)​: Tree Distribution​

Visit Upcoming Events for more details.

2-for-1 Year End Challenge Match!

We are grateful to the group of generous donors who have agreed to match year-end donations (up to $15,000)!

Double your year-end donation now!

Learn more.


What's else is new?​​

We need "Tree Ambassadors" to knock on doors to ask residents if we can plant in front of their homes. We have a number of plantings coming up. Learn more.

Interested in being a part of the Alliance for Cape Fear Trees?

Meeting Information

The Board of Directors meets the first Thursday of each month at 3:30 pm at New Hanover County Cooperative Extension Service's Educational Classroom.


Our General Meetings are held three times a year. Notifications are sent through email.

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