The Plant Exchange is a community organization that encourages resource sharing, reuse and recycling. Our annual free Plant Exchange event brings over 1000 community members together, and throughout the year, we host several events that support Oakland’s designation as one of the greenest cities in the country.
S A V E T H E D A T E for “Gardening for Renters,” our Saturday, May 11th Speaker Series event from 2-4pm with Lori Caldwell. This unique talk with cover topics specific to renters and those who live in urban settings (condos, townhomes, shared spaces)!
- Keep on Trucking! Thanks to a grant from StopWaste of Alameda County and your support, we were able to purchase a 10-foot moving truck. This allows us to easily pick up donations year round.
- Stay involved between events, volunteer!
- Pick up plant donations
- Unload and organize donations
- Volunteer at our warehouse
- Photograph donations
- Write press releases
- Staff fundraising plant sales
- Help at our speaker series: free entry