Remember to Join us for Earth Day Tomorrow – April 14th

13 04 2012

It will be cool, but the rain will have made the conditions just right for tree planting and invasive removal. Registration starts at 8:00 am, and work starts at 9:00 am. Please wear sturdy closed shoes and dress warm. We are looking forward to a fun day of tree planting and nurturing our park with you.

The park address is Rio de Los Angeles State Park, 1900 San Fernando Road, Los Angeles, CA 90065. Come in from the Macon Street gate and we will be signing up at the picnic table next to the community center.

Visit us at


Los Angeles River Revitalization

23 03 2012

Great video featured in a Huffington Post article about the Los Angeles River.

Also visit the Parks Design and Build page on our website at to see all the parks we have built along the LA River.

Earth Day 2012

23 03 2012

Celebrate Earth Day with North East Trees and California State Parks Foundation on Saturday April 14th, 2012 at Rio de Los Angeles State Park located at 1900 San Fernando Road, Los Angeles, CA 90065.

We will be taking care of native trees, removing invasive plants and cleaning up the park.

Registration from 8:00 am to 9:00 am, and Field work from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Please wear comfortable work clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty, and wear closed-toe comfortable shoes. Bring work gloves, a hat, sunscreen and a refillable water container.

Please sign up to volunteer at

For more information please visit us at

We look forward to seeing you there!

Garvanza Park Grand Reopening

12 03 2012

Please join the Honorable Councilmember Jose Huizar of the 14th District, City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation, Dept. of Recreation and Parks, and North East Trees to celebrate the completion of the Garvanza Park Rainwater Capture Facility. The event will be held on Thursday, March 15th, 2012 at 9:00 am at Gravanza Park – 6240 Meridian Street, Los Angeles, CA 90042. Please visit us at for more details.

Scott Wilson Memorial

29 12 2011

 Please join North East Trees for a memorial to celebrate Scott Wilson’s life and legacy. The event has been scheduled for Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 1:00 pm at the Herrick Memorial Chapel and Interfaith Center at Occidental College, 1600 Campus Road, Los Angeles, CA 90041. Please join us and other North East Trees supporters who make Scott’s vision possible.

Peace On Earth

23 12 2011

Scott Wilson Memorial

18 11 2011

Dear North East Trees Community,

Please join Scott’s family for a memorial to celebrate his life and legacy. The event has been scheduled for Sunday, November 27th, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Women’s Twentieth Century Club of Eagle Rock, 5105 Hermosa Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90041. A program will commence at 3:00 pm.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to North East Trees – or mailed to North East Trees, 570 W. Avenue 26, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90065.

If you are unable to attend, North East Trees will host a tribute to Scott early next year. Details will be forthcoming.

Mark B. Kenyon, Executive Director
North East Trees