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.
Join us for our 2nd Saturday Fundraiser Plant Sale on Saturday, March 9th from 9:30am-1:30pm.
Gardening 101 with Lori Caldwell, the Compost Gal, our first Sustainable Urban Gardening Speaker Series on Saturday, March 9th from 2pm-4pm.
S A V E T H E D A T E for the 2019 March Plant Exchange – Saturday, March 23rd! Sign up for our mailing list and follow up on Social Media for announcements and important information. And click here to download a flyer!
- 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