Committees | Tree Lafayette - Non-Profit in Lafayette, Indiana

Education Committee

The Education Committee meets monthly. Through a classroom presentation, books, and other educational materials donated to the classrooms, this committee helps many Lafayette third graders learn the value of trees. The classes plant one tree per year, per 40 students. They also do adult education.

Volunteers needed:

3rd Grade Classroom Presentations; Coordinate adult education programs; Schedule school programs; Develop educational programs; Online educational programs

For questions about this committee, please email info@treelafayette.org

Marketing Committee

The Marketing Committee meets monthly. The committee plans for Arbor Day, Earth Day, and the Annual Meeting. They send out the newsletters, news releases, and the Annual Report. They do publicity for all events. They are responsible for social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and blog) updates, the organization’s website, promoting Tree Lafayette, and maintaining the integrity of the brand. In addition, they champion all fundraising and volunteer recruiting events.

Volunteers needed:

Graphic design; Publish newsletters; Develop flyers; Maintain and update the website; Plan Annual Meeting; Post and manage Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts; Publish the Annual Report; Recruit and engage volunteers; Fundraising; Publicity

For questions about this committee, please email info@treelafayette.org

Tree Committee

The Tree Committee meets monthly. The committee helps plan Arbor Day and the third-grade elementary school plantings. They work weekly on Wednesdays, some Saturdays, and other days as needed from May through October. They plant trees. They maintain and care for trees with pruning, mulching, and watering.

Volunteers needed:

Wednesday morning tree care; Saturday morning tree care; Watering Crew, Assist with 3rd Grade tree planting events;  Project managers; Maintain tools and supplies; Site monitors

For questions about this committee, please email info@treelafayette.org

Development Committee

The Development Committee meets monthly. The committee searches for grant opportunities. The committee prepares and files all grant applications and maintains the donor/supporter database. They send out renewals for funding, maintain the operational budget, and post income and expenditure items. They also oversee the annual financial review and file Federal and State tax and business forms and reports.

Volunteers needed:

Research grants; Write and submit grants; Treasurer; Bookkeeper; Maintain databases; Corporate fundraising

 

For questions about this committee, please email info@treelafayette.org

Interested?

Contact us to learn about how you can join one of our committees!