The Plant Exchange is a free semi-annual community event in Oakland, CA which encourages reuse, recycling, organic living, resource sharing, and information exchange. Neighbors, gardeners, landscapers, urban farmers, and outdoor fans come from all over the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about the event and volunteering.

Exciting Updates

  • 2017 is our 10-Year Anniversary! We have exciting plans in the works and look forward to sharing these.
  • Keep on Trucking! We are excited about purchasing a moving truck so that we can easily pick up donations year round. Thank you to everyone who supported us on this journey.
  • Sustainable Urban Gardening Series returns in 2018! The 2017 season of our speaker series was a hit and we will be starting the program again in Feb. 2018. Thank you to our presenters, attendees, and the Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment who provided another grant for this program.
  • Stay involved between events, join a team!
    • PR and Promotion
    • Fundraising
    • Marketing
    • Donation Pick-Ups